SXSW has announced 50 acts for the conference and music festival for Austin 2017 with nine Australian acts already in the first round.
Roky Erickson, one-time lead singer of psychedelic band 13th Floor Elevators, has died in Austin, Texas at the age of 71.June 1, 2019
Melbourne singer-songwriter Angie McMahon has been awarded the Grulke Prize for Developing Non-U.S. Act at SXSW in Austin, Texas.March 17, 2019
Three Sydney acts plus one each from Melbourne, Brisbane, Newcastle, Perth and Auckland have been added to the SXSW line-up for 2019.December 1, 2018
Sounds Australia will pull in Hugh Jackman and Curtis Stone to assist in singing the praises of Australian music at SXSW in Austin, Texas for 2018.March 2, 2018
The SXSW Music Festival and Conference kicks off in two weeks with a stack of Aussie acts heading over once again for 2018.February 22, 2018
Amy Shark, Big League, Big White, Calan Mai, Childsaint, Daggy Man, Death Bells, Divide and Dissolve, Juanita Stein, Lime Cordiale, ORB, Pretty City, Slum Sociable are the latest Australian acts added to the 2018 SXSW line-up.January 11, 2018
SXSW artist submission for showcases opened two weeks ago and already 30 Australian and New Zealand acts have applied to showcase.July 10, 2017