SXSW: Initial Artist Lineup

MARCH 13-18 IN AUSTIN, TX

SXSW has announced the very first batch of artists who have been selected to perform in March. The festival is set for March 13-18 at various locations in Austin, TX. Register now to check out the acts listed below.

First Round of Official 2012 Showcasing Artists

  • Akina Adderley & The Vintage Playboys (Austin TX)
  • Against Me! (Gainesville FL)
  • Agent Fresco (Reykjavík ICELAND)
  • Ambition (Halifax CANADA)
  • ANR (Miami FL)
  • Antoine Reverb (Guadalajara MEXICO)
  • Avalanche City (Auckland NEW ZEALAND)
  • Balthazar (Gent BELGIUM)
  • Bare Wires (Oakland NY)
  • BeatauCue (Caen FRANCE)
  • Bestial Mouths (Los Angeles CA)
  • Big Deal (London UK-ENGLAND)
  • Big Scary (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
  • The Black and White Years (Austin TX)
  • Black Books (Austin TX)
  • The Black Ryder (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
  • Michael Guy Bowman (Los Angeles CA)
  • Cashier No.9 (Belfast UK-N. IRELAND)
  • Class Actress (Brooklyn NY)
  • Cloud Nothings (Cleveland OH)
  • Com Truise (Princeton NJ)
  • Delay Trees (Helsinki FINLAND)
  • Delhi 2 Dublin (Vancouver CANADA)
  • Marianne Dissard (Tucson AZ)
  • Duck Fight Goose (Shanghai CHINA)
  • The Ettes (Nashville TN)
  • Fanzine (London UK-ENGLAND)
  • Fat Tony (Houston TX)
  • FEAR (Los Angeles CA)
  • Free Blood (Brooklyn NY)
  • THE GRANNIES (San Francisco CA)
  • Guadalupe Plata (Andalusia-Ubeda SPAIN)
  • He's My Brother She's My Sister (Los Angeles CA)
  • Howler (Minneapolis MN)
  • Ice Choir (Brooklyn NY)
  • I Got You On Tape (Copenhagen DENMARK)
  • il abanico (Bogota COLOMBIA)
  • Matthew Perryman Jones (Nashville TN)
  • Jonquil (Oxford UK-ENGLAND)
  • Just A Band (Nairobi KENYA)
  • Marit Larsen (Oslo NORWAY)
  • Letting Up Despite Great Faults (Los Angeles CA)
  • Library Voices (Regina CANADA)
  • Love Inks (Austin TX)
  • Maxim Ludwig & The Santa Fe Seven (Silverlake CA)
  • Mahogany (Chicago IL)
  • Marmalakes (Austin TX)
  • The Men (New York City NY)
  • Mind Spiders (Forth Worth TX)
  • Motopony (Seattle WA)
  • Mujeres (Barcelona SPAIN)
  • Musikanto (Chicago IL)
  • My Education (Austin TX)
  • Niki & The Dove (Stockholm SWEDEN)
  • Not In The Face!! (Austin TX)
  • Of Monsters and Men (Reykjavík ICELAND)
  • 120 Days (Oslo NORWAY)
  • Outfit (Liverpool UK-ENGLAND)
  • The Parlotones (Johannesburg SOUTH AFRICA)
  • Parlovr (Montreal CANADA)
  • Grace Potter and the Nocturnals (Waitsfield VT)
  • Pure Love (Brooklyn NY)
  • Molly Rankin (Charlottetown PE)
  • ROGe (Rio De Janeiro BRAZIL)
  • Peter Rosenberg (New York NY)
  • Rosie and Me (Curitiba BRAZIL)
  • Royal Canoe (Winnipeg CANADA)
  • Gabriel Santiago Quintet (Rio de Janeiro BRAZIL)
  • Sauti Sol (Nairobi KENYA)
  • Say Hi (Seattle WA)
  • The Scoundrels (Las Vegas NV)
  • Shout Out Out Out Out (Edmonton CANADA)
  • Skewby (Memphis TN)
  • Skinny Lister (London UK-ENGLAND)
  • Soft Metals (Los Angeles CA)
  • Some Community (Sao Paulo BRAZIL)
  • Something Fierce (Houston TX)
  • Sore Losers (Lancaster TX)
  • SPEAK (Austin TX)
  • Spectrals (Leeds UK-ENGLAND)
  • Spycatcher (London UK-ENGLAND)
  • Sudakaya (Quito ECUADOR)
  • Talking To Turtles (Leipzig GERMANY)
  • Team Me (Elverum NORWAY)
  • Telebit (Bogotá COLOMBIA)
  • Thee Oh Sees (San Francisco CA)
  • THULEBASEN (København V DENMARK)
  • Timbuktu (Toronto ON)
  • Truth Universal (New Orleans LA)
  • Turbogeist (London UK-ENGLAND)
  • Uncle Bad Touch (Montreal CANADA)
  • Uncle Lucius (Austin TX)
  • UV POP (Doncaster UK-ENGLAND)
  • Vampillia (Tenjinmachi JAPAN)
  • V for Volume (Bogota COLOMBIA)
  • VHS or Beta (Brooklyn NY)
  • WAX (Dunkirk MD)
  • We Are The Ocean (London UK-ENGLAND)
  • We Barbarians (Brooklyn NY)
  • The Wedding Present (Brighton UK-ENGLAND)
  • Chelsea Wolfe (Los Angeles CA)
  • Young Magic (Brooklyn NY)
  • Yukon Blonde (Vancouver CANADA)
  • Yuksek(Paris FRANCE)
  • The Zoltars (Austin TX)

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    [Published on: 11/1/11]

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