Major new titles coming this week from: Tones and I (EP), Tool, Montaigne, The S.L.P., Ian Gillan (Live), Lloyd Cole, P.P. Arnold, Rodney Crowell, Sons of Apollo (Live), H.E.R., Eskimo Joe (Live), Marc Cohn, Lana Del Rey, Sheryl Crow, Astrid S., Common, Paul Kelly & James Ledger, DZ Deathrays, Bon Iver (phys), Whitney (the Band), Violent Femmes, G Flip and Sunny Cowgirls.
14 more Australian acts have been added to the SXSW showcase roster for 2020 with nine out of 14 coming from Melbourne and once again demonstrating up a complete fuck up the New South Wales music industry has become under Premier Gladys.November 14, 2019
17 Australian acts and three New Zealand have been announced in the first round of SXSW acts for 2020.October 17, 2019
Phil Tripp, the SXSW representative for Australia, New Zealand and Hawaii, has left SXSW after 17 years.July 4, 2019
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