SXSW 2018 Weekly Update

As promised and as your SXSW 2018 Guide, Guru and Austinite; below are the latest developments and announcements for SXSW 2018.

Last week SXSW launched their new SXSWorld® magazine online. The site is designed to give people an in-depth look into the interactive, film, and music industries plus pertinent information about attending the festivals. Per the great people coordinating SXSW 2018 the SXSWorld will be your portal to photos, stories, programming highlights, and coverage of the SXSW Conference & Festivals. Now SXSW attendees can explore and get to know this essential SXSW resource in its brand new online format.The Pong to Pokemon: The Evolution of Electronic Gaming exhibit at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum is still up and patrons can continue to celebrate the joy of gaming with fellow gamers for “Game On!”. The “Game On!” exhibit is presented by SXSW Gaming and The Austin Chronicle showcases the gaming culture for beginners and gamers that in the Texas game development scene. Their newest “Game On!” event is below with more information.

Location: Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
Date: November 30, 2017
Time: 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Address: 1800 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701

The “Game On!” exhibit is free to attend and is open to all ages, RSVP to secure your spot.

SXSW also has new updates on their 2018 FILM MENTORS, KEYNOTE SPEAKERS and ROUND TABLES; below it the latest list provided by SXSW.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

Darren Aronofsky, Luvvie Ajayi, United Shades of America host W. Kamau Bell, Spotify Chief Content Officer Stefan Blom, With Friends Like These podcast Ana Marie Cox, Ira Glass, Daniel H. Pink, Yiying Lu, Roy Spence and Keith Urban.

2018 FILM MENTORS and ROUND TABLES:

Angel An (Roadside Attractions)
Diego Avaria (Argentine Film Institute & Film Commission)
Brian Behm (Rooster Teeth)
Peter Belsito
Matthew Bolish (New York Film Festival/Film Society of Lincoln Center
Sharon Brenner (Surowitz Immigration PC)
Daniel Cantagallo (Cargo Film and Releasing)
Leona Chaliha (Open City Documentary Festival)
Jim Cummings
Sylvia Desrochers (Big Time PR)
Jim Dobson (Indie PR)
Amy Elliot (Filmmaker)
Matt Grady (Factory 25)
Hayden Goldbatt (Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz)
Zach Hamby (Gravitas Ventures)
Jasper Hokken (IDFA)
Gill Holland
Lisa Holmes (Music Box Films)
Doug Jones (Images Cinema)
Ryan Kampe (Visit Films)
Alia Quart Khan (Film Independent)
Andy Kleinman (Wonder)
Mike B. Lawson (Sawyer Studios)
Keith Leopard (Uncork’d Entertainment)
Mat Levy (Passion River)
Andrew Logan
David Magdael (David Magdael & Associates, Inc.)
Dan Magnante (Feig Co)
Lee Meltzer (PMKBNC)
Jordana Mollick (Haven)
Sara Murphy (Pastel)
David Nugent (Hamptons International Film Festival)
Kati Nuora (The Finnish Film Foundation)
Chris Ohlson (Revelator)
Charlie Olsky (Cinetic Media)
Linda Olszewski (Oscar Shorts/AMPAS)
Michael Paszt (Raven Banner Ent)
Ray Pena (Moontower VFX)
Mark Peranson (Festival del film Locarno)
Andrew Peterson (Provincetown Film Festival)
Simon N. Pulman (Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard LLP)
Fernando Ramirez (Law Office of Fernando Ramirez)
Orly Ravid (Film Collaborative)
Michael Repsch (Dark Star Pictures)
Greg Rhem (HBO)
Jen Roskind
Jewerl Keats Ross (Silent R Management)
Robert Rock (Lightning Entertainment Group)
Kevin Rowe (Odenkirk Provissiero Entertainment)
George Rush (Law Offices of George M Rush)
Dan Satorius (Satorius Law Firm PC)
Amy Shatsky (ITVS/Independent Lens)
Weiman Seid (Fat Dot)
Eric Sloss (Cinetic Media)
Melissa Solomon (Verve)
Josh Spector (Gravitas Ventures)
Svante Tidholm (Way Out West)
An Tran (Arri)
Basil Tsiokos (Nantucket Film Festival/Sundance Film Festival)
John Von Thaden (Magnolia Pictures)
Leslie Vuchot (The Festival Agency)
Ryan Watt (Indie Memphis)
Rich Wolff (Breaking Glass Pictures)
2018 FEATURED SPEAKERS:

Andrew Zimmern
Alex Rodriguez
Young Guru
Christiane Amanpour
Brian Behlendorf
Daniel Glass
Kirsten Green
Ryan Holiday and Peter Thiel
Walter Isaacson, Guy Kawasaki and Symone Sanders
Ezra Klein, Loic Le Meur, Adam Cheyer, Daphne Koller, and Nell Watson
Ted Leo and Money Mark with Molly Neuman
Matthew Libatique and Snehal Patel
Miguel McKelvey
Mark Hoffman
Bruce Sterling
Gary Vaynerchuk
Wendy Williams
ROUND 1 of SXSW 2018 Artists:

Acid Tongue (Seattle WA)
AHI (Brampton CANADA)
AKA (Johannesurg SOUTH AFRICA)
Alex Napping (Austin TX)
Ali aka Mind (Bogotá COLOMBIA)
Alice Ivy (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Andrew W.K. (New York NY)
Anemone (Montréal CANADA)
Annabel Allum (Guildford UK-ENGLAND)
Anna Wise (Brooklyn NY)
Arin Ray (Cincinnati OH)
Autostrad Band (Amman JORDAN)
Barbara Nesbitt (Austin TX)
Basement (London UK-ENGLAND)
Bat Fangs (Washington DC)
BAUM (Los Angeles CA)
Beating Heart (London UK-ENGLAND)
Better Person (Berlin GERMANY)
The Black Sorrows (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Blackwulf (Oakland CA)
The Blind Suns (Angers FRANCE)
Bloods (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Bodega (Brooklyn NY)
Bohemian Betyars (Miskolc HUNGARY)
Boy Harsher (Northhampton MA)
BOYTOY (Brooklyn NY)
Caddywhompus (New Orleans LA)
Candace (Portland OR)
Capitan Cobarde (Sevilla SPAIN)
Catholic Action (Glasgow UK-SCOTLAND)
Charles Fauna (Brooklyn NY)
Combo Chimbita (New York NY)
Curtis Roush (Austin TX)
David Halley (Austin TX)
Dead Horses (Milwaukee WI)
Didirri (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Doe (London UK-ENGLAND)
Don Trip (Memphis TN)
Dwagie (Tainan City TAIWAN)
The Dwarves (San Francisco CA)
The Elliotts (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
ELSZ (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Eureka California (Athens GA)
Faith Healer (Edmonton CANADA)
Faux Ferocious (Nashville TN)
Floating Room (Portland OR)
The Fontaines (Los Angeles CA)
Gordi (Canowindra AUSTRALIA)
Great Electric Quest (San Diego CA)
The Greeting Committee (Kansas City MO)
Guts Club (New Orleans LA)
Haley Heynderickx (Portland OR)
Hazel English (Oakland CA)
The Heart Collectors (Tyalgum AUSTRALIA)
HEX (Wellington NEW ZEALAND)
Hiccup (Brooklyn NY)
Hollis Brown (Queens NY)
Holly Miranda (Detroit NY)
Holy Motors (Tallinn ESTONIA)
Hovvdy (Austin TX)
I am waiting for you last summer (Ryazan RUSSIA)
India Ramey (Nashville TN)
Jiggy Drama (San Andres Island FL)
Joasihno (Munich GERMANY)
Joe Crepúsculo (Barcelona SPAIN)
John Grvy (Madrid SPAIN)
José Biggs (Santiago CHILE)
Joshua Burnside (Belfast UK-N IRELAND)
Kari Faux (Little Rock AR)
Kemba (Bronx NY)
Kino Kimino (New York NY)
Knox Fortune (Chicago IL)
Kyle Avallone (New York NY)
Lachane (Austin TX)
Leon Of Athens (Athens GREECE)
Leyya (Vienna AUSTRIA)
Lido Pimienta (Toronto CANADA)
Liza Anne (Nashville TN)
Liz Cooper and the Stampede (Nashville TN)
Lois (Madrid SPAIN)
Lucy Spraggan (Manchester UK-ENGLAND)
Madison Cunningham (Orange County CA)
The Magic Gang (Brighton UK-ENGLAND)
Makana (Honolulu HI)
Makeness (London UK-ENGLAND)
Mal Blum and The Blums (Brooklyn NY)
Mallrat (Brisbane AUSTRALIA)
Mantra (London UK-ENGLAND)
Mary Ocher (Berlin GERMANY)
Men I Trust (Montreal CANADA)
Miss Eaves (Brooklyn NY)
Moaning (Los Angeles CA)
Mokoomba (Victoria Falls ZIMBABWE)
Molly Burch (Austin TX)
Moon King (Detroit MI)
Mothers (Athens GA)
Mozart La Para (Las Minas DOMINICAN REPUBLIC)
Nadia Rose (London UK-ENGLAND)
Nat Simons (Getafe SPAIN)
Nea Agostini (Saniago CHILE)
Nilüfer Yanya (London UK-ENGLAND)
Novella Inc (Santiago CHILE)
Now, Now (Minneapolis MN)
The Nude Party (Livingston Manor NY)
Núria Graham (Barcelona SPAIN)
Otzeki (London UK-ENGLAND)
Palm (Philadelphia PA)
Pardoner (San Francisco CA)
Pedro Menendez Fusion Ensemble (Buenos Aires ARGENTINA)
Peter Oren (Columbus IN)
Pia Fraus (Tallinn ESTONIA)
Playa Gótica (Santiago CHILE)
Pommez Internacional (Buenos Aires ARGENTINA)
PoeTeK (Taipei TAIWAN)
Porches (New York NY)
Pure Bathing Culture (Portland OR)
The Qualitons (Budapest HUNGARY)
Queen of Jeans (Philadelphia PA)
Quiet Slang (Philadelphia PA)
Rapsody (Snow Hill NC)
Rat Fancy (Los Angeles CA)
Rayland Baxter (Nashville TN)
Rocky Banks (Houston TX)
Ronnie Heart (Fort Worth TX)
Ruby Fatale 鹿比 ∞ 吠陀 (Taipei TAIWAN)
Ruby Haunt (Laguna Beach CA)
Sam Fender (Newcastle Upon Tyne UK-ENGLAND)
Sangpuy (Taitung TAIWAN)
Shame (London UK-ENGLAND)
Small Island Big Song (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
SNST (Chicago IL)
Sonia Calico (Taipei TAIWAN)
Soviet (Los Angeles CA)
Spendtime Palace (Costa Mesa CA)
Starlito (Nashville TN)
Stone Wheels (Austin TX)
Sudan Archives (Los Angeles CA)
Sweet Crude (New Orleans LA)
Tancred (New England ME)
Tank and the Bangas (New Orleans LA)
Tedy Andreas (Houston TX)
Ten Bears (Madrid SPAIN)
The Teskey Brothers (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Thandi Phoenix (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Thunder Dreamer (Evansville IN)
Tino Drima (San Francisco CA)
Tori Forsyth (Congewai AUSTRALIA)
Ume (Austin TX)
Uncle Meg (Brooklyn NY)
Vacations (Newcastle AUSTRALIA)
Van Ness Wu (Los Angeles TAIWAN)
Varsity (Chicago IL)
Vita and the Woolf (Philadelphia PA)
Vundabar (Boston MA)
Walker Lukens (Austin TX)
Wallows (Los Angeles CA)
Wesley Jensen and The Penny Arcade (Denton TX)
White Mystery (Chicago IL)
WILD (Los Angeles CA)
WILSN (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Wrongonyou (Rome ITALY)
Yahyel (Tokyo JAPAN)
YBN Nahmir (Birmingham AL)
Yonaka (Brighton UK-ENGLAND)
Zara McFarlane (Dagenham UK-ENGLAND)
Zenizen (Brooklyn NY)

ROUND 1 of SXSW 2018 Artists:

Ace Tee (Hamburg GERMANY)
Aero Flynn (Minneapolis MN)
Altre di B (Bologna ITALY)
Antytila (Kyiv UKRAINE)
Aries (Bilbao SPAIN)
Automelodi (Montreal CANADA)
Avatar Darko (Seattle WA)
Bad Moves (Washington DC)
Bad Pony (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Alice Bag (Los Angeles CA)
Lee Bains III + The Glory Fires (Birmingham AL)
Bajaga and Instruktori (Belgrade SERBIA)  (Madrid SPAIN)
Benin City (London UK-ENGLAND)
Dan Bettridge (Bridgend UK-WALES)
The Bishops (Austin TX)
Blackberries (Solingen GERMANY)
Blood Wine or Honey (Hong Kong CHINA)
Boogat (Montreal CANADA)
Moses Boyd Solo Exodus (London UK-ENGLAND)
Brightness (Newcastle AUSTRALIA)
The Britanys (New York NY)
Abraham Brody (Vilnius LITHUANIA)
Marla Brown (London UK-ENGLAND)
Buddy (Compton CA)
C-Kan (Guadalajara MEXICO)
Dylan Cameron (Austin TX)
Fabrizio Cammarata (Palermo ITALY)
Cape Francis (Brooklyn NY)
Castlecomer (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
ChihiroYamazaki+ROUTE14band (Tokyo JAPAN)
CIFIKA (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Cilantro Boombox (Austin TX)
Cirkus Funk (Cali COLOMBIA)
C.Macleod (Stornoway UK-SCOTLAND)
Kelvyn Colt (Bingen GERMANY)
Coma Pony (Chihuahua MEXICO)
Crumb (Brooklyn NY)
Cursed Earth (Perth AUSTRALIA)
Curved Light (Austin TX)
Cut Worms (Brooklyn NY)
Mikaela Davis (Rochester NY)
Jarv Dee (Seattle WA)
Helena Deland (Montreal CANADA)
Deluxe (Aix-en-Provence FRANCE)
Dirgahayu (Kuala Lumpur MALAYSIA)
Stella Donnelly (Fremantle AUSTRALIA)
Keelan Donovan (Portland ME)
Joey Dosik (Los Angeles CA)
Draper (London UK-ENGLAND)
DYGL (Shibuya JAPAN)
El Otro Borges (Buenos Aires ARGENTINA)
El Otro Grupo (Santa Marta COLOMBIA)
Farina (Medellin COLOMBIA)
Fatai (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
FAVX (Madrid SPAIN)
Charlie Faye & The Fayettes (Austin TX)
Ruby Fields (Cronulla AUSTRALIA)
Fis and Rob Thorne (Palmerston North NEW ZEALAND)
The Fish Police (London UK-ENGLAND)
Flyte (London UK-ENGLAND)
The Foreign Resort (Copenhagen DENMARK)
Forever (Montreal CANADA)
FOXTRAX (New York NY)
Francobollo (London UK-ENGLAND)
Freedom Hawk (Virginia Beach VA)
Fuglar (Santiago CHILE)
GANGES (Madrid SPAIN)
Gang of Youths (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Nubya Garcia (London UK-ENGLAND)
Samantha Glass (Madison WI)
William Harries Graham (Austin TX)
Grand Analog (Toronto CANADA)
Grandchildren (Philadelphia PA)
Greenbeard (Austin TX)
Grim Streaker (Brooklyn NY)
Grupo Rebolu (Colombia NY)
Gulfer (Montreal CANADA)
Gurr (Berlin GERMANY)
Sinead Harnett (London UK-ENGLAND)
Hatchie (Brisbane AUSTRALIA)
Hater (Malmo SWEDEN)
Ashley Henry Trio (London UK-ENGLAND) (Chengdu CHINA)
The Homesick (Dokkum NETHERLANDS)
Honduras (Brooklyn NY)
Warren Hood (Austin TX)
Husky Loops (London UK-ENGLAND)
HUXLEE (Los Angeles CA)
IAMDDB (Manchester UK-ENGLAND)
Izzy True (Trumansburg NY)
Jade Imagine (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Joji (Tokyo JAPAN)
JP The Wavy (Tokyo JAPAN)
Keith Ape (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Sarah Klang (Gothenburg SWEDEN)
La Banda Morisca (Andalucía SPAIN)
Manu Lanvin (Lyon FRANCE)
Leather Girls (Austin TX)
Luna Lee (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Lethal Bizzle (London UK-ENGLAND)
Benji Lewis (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Dean Lewis (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
LNG/SHT (Cancun MEXICO)
Los Wilds (Madrid SPAIN)
Lolo Lovina (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Luneta Mágica (Manaus BRAZIL)
The Magnettes (Pajala SWEDEN)
Manatee Commune (Seattle WA)
Mannequin Pussy (Philadelphia PA)
Maréh (Cali COLOMBIA)
MARLENE (Stockholm SWEDEN)
Anna McClellan (Brooklyn NY)
MC Lars (Berkeley CA)
Melo Makes Music (Chicago IL)
Milk & Bone (Montreal CANADA)
Miqui Brightside (DJset) (Madrid SPAIN)
Mogli (Hamburg GERMANY)
Mothership (Dallas TX)
Museless (Barcelona SPAIN)
My Life as Ali Thomas (Bangkok THAILAND)
Hans Nayna (Mahebourg MAURITIUS)
Night Beats (Austin TX)
Not3s (Hackney UK-ENGLAND)
No Vacation (San Francisco CA)
October (Auckland NEW ZEALAND)
Nnamdi Ogbonnaya (Chicago IL)
Okey Dokey (Nashville TN)
ONR (Glasgow UK-SCOTLAND)
The Orielles (Halifax UK-ENGLAND)
Our Girl (London UK-ENGLAND)
The Outer Vibe (Nashville TN)
The Outfit, TX (Dallas TX)
Jay Park (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Partner (Windsor CANADA)
Peach Pit (Vancouver CANADA)
Sloan Peterson (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
pH-1 (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Phe Reds (Seattle WA)

Sara Pi (Barcelona SPAIN)

Plastic Picnic (Brooklyn NY)
pronoun (Brooklyn NY)
Punjabtronix (Bristol UK-ENGLAND)
Oliver Rajamani (Austin TX)
David Ramirez (Austin TX)
Rancho Aparte (Quibdó COLOMBIA)
Ratboys (Chicago IL)
Gemma Ray (Berlin GERMANY)
Lou Rebecca (Paris FRANCE)
*repeat repeat (Nashville TN)
Jess Ribeiro (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Rich Chigga (Jakarta INDONESIA)
R.LUM.R. (Nashville TN)
Lucy Rose (London UK-ENGLAND)
Rude Kid (London UK-ENGLAND)
RVG (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Salem’s Bend (Los Angeles CA)
Sammus (Ithaca NY)
sarasara (Lille FRANCE)
Sassy 009 (Oslo NORWAY)
Say Sue Me (Busan SOUTH KOREA)
Ed Schrader’s Music Beat (Baltimore MD)
Shamir (Las Vegas NV)
Shopping (London UK-ENGLAND)
Sik-k (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Silibrina (São Paulo BRAZIL)
Raz Simone (Seattle WA)
Smut (Cincinnati OH)
Snail Mail (Baltimore MD)
Sonars (Bergamo ITALY)
SPORTS (Philadelphia PA)
SsingSsing (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Steak (London UK-ENGLAND)
Stefflon Don (London UK-ENGLAND)
Stonefield (Macedon Ranges AUSTRALIA)
Sturle Dagsland (Stavanger NORWAY)
Sun Seeker (Nashville TN)
Surfbort (Brooklyn NY)
Surma (Leiria PORTUGAL)
Talisco (Paris FRANCE)
Tennis System (Los Angeles CA)
Terry vs. Tori (Seville SPAIN)
Theodore (Athens GREECE)
TiKA (Toronto CANADA)
Adam Torres (Austin TX)
Totally Mild (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Touts (Derry UK-N. IRELAND)
Uni (New York NY)
Us and Us Only (Baltimore MD)
Dhruv Visvanath (New Delhi INDIA)
VOWWS (Los Angeles CA)
Voyager (Perth AUSTRALIA)
VVV (Austin TX)
Warbly Jets (Los Angeles CA)
The Watchers (San Francisco CA)
The Weather Station (Toronto CANADA)
The Wedding Present (Leeds UK-ENGLAND)
Jerry Williams (Portsmouth UK-ENGLAND)
Marlon Williams (Christchurch NEW ZEALAND)
Wo Fat (Dallas TX)
Woodie GoChild (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
“World Music Unleashed” by SIPM (Austin TX)
Yemen Blues (Tel Aviv ISRAEL)
Yultron (Los Angeles CA)
Yungen (London UK-ENGLAND)
The Zephyr Bones (Barcelona SPAIN)
Violetta Zironi (Reggio Emilia ITALY)

ROUND 1 of SXSW 2018 Artists:

Acid Tongue (Seattle WA)
AHI (Brampton CANADA)
AKA (Johannesurg SOUTH AFRICA)
Alex Napping (Austin TX)
Ali aka Mind (Bogotá COLOMBIA)
Alice Ivy (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Andrew W.K. (New York NY)
Anemone (Montréal CANADA)
Annabel Allum (Guildford UK-ENGLAND)
Anna Wise (Brooklyn NY)
Arin Ray (Cincinnati OH)
Autostrad Band (Amman JORDAN)
Barbara Nesbitt (Austin TX)
Basement (London UK-ENGLAND)
Bat Fangs (Washington DC)
BAUM (Los Angeles CA)
Beating Heart (London UK-ENGLAND)
Better Person (Berlin GERMANY)
The Black Sorrows (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Blackwulf (Oakland CA)
The Blind Suns (Angers FRANCE)
Bloods (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Bodega (Brooklyn NY)
Bohemian Betyars (Miskolc HUNGARY)
Boy Harsher (Northhampton MA)
BOYTOY (Brooklyn NY)
Caddywhompus (New Orleans LA)
Candace (Portland OR)
Capitan Cobarde (Sevilla SPAIN)
Catholic Action (Glasgow UK-SCOTLAND)
Charles Fauna (Brooklyn NY)
Combo Chimbita (New York NY)
Curtis Roush (Austin TX)
David Halley (Austin TX)
Dead Horses (Milwaukee WI)
Didirri (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Doe (London UK-ENGLAND)
Don Trip (Memphis TN)
Dwagie (Tainan City TAIWAN)
The Dwarves (San Francisco CA)
The Elliotts (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
ELSZ (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Eureka California (Athens GA)
Faith Healer (Edmonton CANADA)
Faux Ferocious (Nashville TN)
Floating Room (Portland OR)
The Fontaines (Los Angeles CA)
Gordi (Canowindra AUSTRALIA)
Great Electric Quest (San Diego CA)
The Greeting Committee (Kansas City MO)
Guts Club (New Orleans LA)
Haley Heynderickx (Portland OR)
Hazel English (Oakland CA)
The Heart Collectors (Tyalgum AUSTRALIA)
HEX (Wellington NEW ZEALAND)
Hiccup (Brooklyn NY)
Hollis Brown (Queens NY)
Holly Miranda (Detroit NY)
Holy Motors (Tallinn ESTONIA)
Hovvdy (Austin TX)
I am waiting for you last summer (Ryazan RUSSIA)
India Ramey (Nashville TN)
Jiggy Drama (San Andres Island FL)
Joasihno (Munich GERMANY)
Joe Crepúsculo (Barcelona SPAIN)
John Grvy (Madrid SPAIN)
José Biggs (Santiago CHILE)
Joshua Burnside (Belfast UK-N IRELAND)
Kari Faux (Little Rock AR)
Kemba (Bronx NY)
Kino Kimino (New York NY)
Knox Fortune (Chicago IL)
Kyle Avallone (New York NY)
Lachane (Austin TX)
Leon Of Athens (Athens GREECE)
Leyya (Vienna AUSTRIA)
Lido Pimienta (Toronto CANADA)
Liza Anne (Nashville TN)
Liz Cooper and the Stampede (Nashville TN)
Lois (Madrid SPAIN)
Lucy Spraggan (Manchester UK-ENGLAND)
Madison Cunningham (Orange County CA)
The Magic Gang (Brighton UK-ENGLAND)
Makana (Honolulu HI)
Makeness (London UK-ENGLAND)
Mal Blum and The Blums (Brooklyn NY)
Mallrat (Brisbane AUSTRALIA)
Mantra (London UK-ENGLAND)
Mary Ocher (Berlin GERMANY)
Men I Trust (Montreal CANADA)
Miss Eaves (Brooklyn NY)
Moaning (Los Angeles CA)
Mokoomba (Victoria Falls ZIMBABWE)
Molly Burch (Austin TX)
Moon King (Detroit MI)
Mothers (Athens GA)
Mozart La Para (Las Minas DOMINICAN REPUBLIC)
Nadia Rose (London UK-ENGLAND)
Nat Simons (Getafe SPAIN)
Nea Agostini (Saniago CHILE)
Nilüfer Yanya (London UK-ENGLAND)
Novella Inc (Santiago CHILE)
Now, Now (Minneapolis MN)
The Nude Party (Livingston Manor NY)
Núria Graham (Barcelona SPAIN)
Otzeki (London UK-ENGLAND)
Palm (Philadelphia PA)
Pardoner (San Francisco CA)
Pedro Menendez Fusion Ensemble (Buenos Aires ARGENTINA)
Peter Oren (Columbus IN)
Pia Fraus (Tallinn ESTONIA)
Playa Gótica (Santiago CHILE)
Pommez Internacional (Buenos Aires ARGENTINA)
PoeTeK (Taipei TAIWAN)
Porches (New York NY)
Pure Bathing Culture (Portland OR)
The Qualitons (Budapest HUNGARY)
Queen of Jeans (Philadelphia PA)
Quiet Slang (Philadelphia PA)
Rapsody (Snow Hill NC)
Rat Fancy (Los Angeles CA)
Rayland Baxter (Nashville TN)
Rocky Banks (Houston TX)
Ronnie Heart (Fort Worth TX)
Ruby Fatale 鹿比 ∞ 吠陀 (Taipei TAIWAN)
Ruby Haunt (Laguna Beach CA)
Sam Fender (Newcastle Upon Tyne UK-ENGLAND)
Sangpuy (Taitung TAIWAN)
Shame (London UK-ENGLAND)
Small Island Big Song (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
SNST (Chicago IL)
Sonia Calico (Taipei TAIWAN)
Soviet (Los Angeles CA)
Spendtime Palace (Costa Mesa CA)
Starlito (Nashville TN)
Stone Wheels (Austin TX)
Sudan Archives (Los Angeles CA)
Sweet Crude (New Orleans LA)
Tancred (New England ME)
Tank and the Bangas (New Orleans LA)
Tedy Andreas (Houston TX)
Ten Bears (Madrid SPAIN)
The Teskey Brothers (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Thandi Phoenix (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Thunder Dreamer (Evansville IN)
Tino Drima (San Francisco CA)
Tori Forsyth (Congewai AUSTRALIA)
Ume (Austin TX)
Uncle Meg (Brooklyn NY)
Vacations (Newcastle AUSTRALIA)
Van Ness Wu (Los Angeles TAIWAN)
Varsity (Chicago IL)
Vita and the Woolf (Philadelphia PA)
Vundabar (Boston MA)
Walker Lukens (Austin TX)
Wallows (Los Angeles CA)
Wesley Jensen and The Penny Arcade (Denton TX)
White Mystery (Chicago IL)
WILD (Los Angeles CA)
WILSN (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Wrongonyou (Rome ITALY)
Yahyel (Tokyo JAPAN)
YBN Nahmir (Birmingham AL)
Yonaka (Brighton UK-ENGLAND)
Zara McFarlane (Dagenham UK-ENGLAND)
Zenizen (Brooklyn NY)

ROUND 1 of SXSW 2018 Artists:

Ace Tee (Hamburg GERMANY)
Aero Flynn (Minneapolis MN)
Altre di B (Bologna ITALY)
Antytila (Kyiv UKRAINE)
Aries (Bilbao SPAIN)
Automelodi (Montreal CANADA)
Avatar Darko (Seattle WA)
Bad Moves (Washington DC)
Bad Pony (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Alice Bag (Los Angeles CA)
Lee Bains III + The Glory Fires (Birmingham AL)
Bajaga and Instruktori (Belgrade SERBIA)  (Madrid SPAIN)
Benin City (London UK-ENGLAND)
Dan Bettridge (Bridgend UK-WALES)
The Bishops (Austin TX)
Blackberries (Solingen GERMANY)
Blood Wine or Honey (Hong Kong CHINA)
Boogat (Montreal CANADA)
Moses Boyd Solo Exodus (London UK-ENGLAND)
Brightness (Newcastle AUSTRALIA)
The Britanys (New York NY)
Abraham Brody (Vilnius LITHUANIA)
Marla Brown (London UK-ENGLAND)
Buddy (Compton CA)
C-Kan (Guadalajara MEXICO)
Dylan Cameron (Austin TX)
Fabrizio Cammarata (Palermo ITALY)
Cape Francis (Brooklyn NY)
Castlecomer (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
ChihiroYamazaki+ROUTE14band (Tokyo JAPAN)
CIFIKA (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Cilantro Boombox (Austin TX)
Cirkus Funk (Cali COLOMBIA)
C.Macleod (Stornoway UK-SCOTLAND)
Kelvyn Colt (Bingen GERMANY)
Coma Pony (Chihuahua MEXICO)
Crumb (Brooklyn NY)
Cursed Earth (Perth AUSTRALIA)
Curved Light (Austin TX)
Cut Worms (Brooklyn NY)
Mikaela Davis (Rochester NY)
Jarv Dee (Seattle WA)
Helena Deland (Montreal CANADA)
Deluxe (Aix-en-Provence FRANCE)
Dirgahayu (Kuala Lumpur MALAYSIA)
Stella Donnelly (Fremantle AUSTRALIA)
Keelan Donovan (Portland ME)
Joey Dosik (Los Angeles CA)
Draper (London UK-ENGLAND)
DYGL (Shibuya JAPAN)
El Otro Borges (Buenos Aires ARGENTINA)
El Otro Grupo (Santa Marta COLOMBIA)
Farina (Medellin COLOMBIA)
Fatai (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
FAVX (Madrid SPAIN)
Charlie Faye & The Fayettes (Austin TX)
Ruby Fields (Cronulla AUSTRALIA)
Fis and Rob Thorne (Palmerston North NEW ZEALAND)
The Fish Police (London UK-ENGLAND)
Flyte (London UK-ENGLAND)
The Foreign Resort (Copenhagen DENMARK)
Forever (Montreal CANADA)
FOXTRAX (New York NY)
Francobollo (London UK-ENGLAND)
Freedom Hawk (Virginia Beach VA)
Fuglar (Santiago CHILE)
GANGES (Madrid SPAIN)
Gang of Youths (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Nubya Garcia (London UK-ENGLAND)
Samantha Glass (Madison WI)
William Harries Graham (Austin TX)
Grand Analog (Toronto CANADA)
Grandchildren (Philadelphia PA)
Greenbeard (Austin TX)
Grim Streaker (Brooklyn NY)
Grupo Rebolu (Colombia NY)
Gulfer (Montreal CANADA)
Gurr (Berlin GERMANY)
Sinead Harnett (London UK-ENGLAND)
Hatchie (Brisbane AUSTRALIA)
Hater (Malmo SWEDEN)
Ashley Henry Trio (London UK-ENGLAND) (Chengdu CHINA)
The Homesick (Dokkum NETHERLANDS)
Honduras (Brooklyn NY)
Warren Hood (Austin TX)
Husky Loops (London UK-ENGLAND)
HUXLEE (Los Angeles CA)
IAMDDB (Manchester UK-ENGLAND)
Izzy True (Trumansburg NY)
Jade Imagine (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Joji (Tokyo JAPAN)
JP The Wavy (Tokyo JAPAN)
Keith Ape (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Sarah Klang (Gothenburg SWEDEN)
La Banda Morisca (Andalucía SPAIN)
Manu Lanvin (Lyon FRANCE)
Leather Girls (Austin TX)
Luna Lee (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Lethal Bizzle (London UK-ENGLAND)
Benji Lewis (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Dean Lewis (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
LNG/SHT (Cancun MEXICO)
Los Wilds (Madrid SPAIN)
Lolo Lovina (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Luneta Mágica (Manaus BRAZIL)
The Magnettes (Pajala SWEDEN)
Manatee Commune (Seattle WA)
Mannequin Pussy (Philadelphia PA)
Maréh (Cali COLOMBIA)
MARLENE (Stockholm SWEDEN)
Anna McClellan (Brooklyn NY)
MC Lars (Berkeley CA)
Melo Makes Music (Chicago IL)
Milk & Bone (Montreal CANADA)
Miqui Brightside (DJset) (Madrid SPAIN)
Mogli (Hamburg GERMANY)
Mothership (Dallas TX)
Museless (Barcelona SPAIN)
My Life as Ali Thomas (Bangkok THAILAND)
Hans Nayna (Mahebourg MAURITIUS)
Night Beats (Austin TX)
Not3s (Hackney UK-ENGLAND)
No Vacation (San Francisco CA)
October (Auckland NEW ZEALAND)
Nnamdi Ogbonnaya (Chicago IL)
Okey Dokey (Nashville TN)
ONR (Glasgow UK-SCOTLAND)
The Orielles (Halifax UK-ENGLAND)
Our Girl (London UK-ENGLAND)
The Outer Vibe (Nashville TN)
The Outfit, TX (Dallas TX)
Jay Park (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Partner (Windsor CANADA)
Peach Pit (Vancouver CANADA)
Sloan Peterson (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
pH-1 (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Phe Reds (Seattle WA)

Sara Pi (Barcelona SPAIN)

Plastic Picnic (Brooklyn NY)
pronoun (Brooklyn NY)
Punjabtronix (Bristol UK-ENGLAND)
Oliver Rajamani (Austin TX)
David Ramirez (Austin TX)
Rancho Aparte (Quibdó COLOMBIA)
Ratboys (Chicago IL)
Gemma Ray (Berlin GERMANY)
Lou Rebecca (Paris FRANCE)
*repeat repeat (Nashville TN)
Jess Ribeiro (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Rich Chigga (Jakarta INDONESIA)
R.LUM.R. (Nashville TN)
Lucy Rose (London UK-ENGLAND)
Rude Kid (London UK-ENGLAND)
RVG (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Salem’s Bend (Los Angeles CA)
Sammus (Ithaca NY)
sarasara (Lille FRANCE)
Sassy 009 (Oslo NORWAY)
Say Sue Me (Busan SOUTH KOREA)
Ed Schrader’s Music Beat (Baltimore MD)
Shamir (Las Vegas NV)
Shopping (London UK-ENGLAND)
Sik-k (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Silibrina (São Paulo BRAZIL)
Raz Simone (Seattle WA)
Smut (Cincinnati OH)
Snail Mail (Baltimore MD)
Sonars (Bergamo ITALY)
SPORTS (Philadelphia PA)
SsingSsing (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
Steak (London UK-ENGLAND)
Stefflon Don (London UK-ENGLAND)
Stonefield (Macedon Ranges AUSTRALIA)
Sturle Dagsland (Stavanger NORWAY)
Sun Seeker (Nashville TN)
Surfbort (Brooklyn NY)
Surma (Leiria PORTUGAL)
Talisco (Paris FRANCE)
Tennis System (Los Angeles CA)
Terry vs. Tori (Seville SPAIN)
Theodore (Athens GREECE)
TiKA (Toronto CANADA)
Adam Torres (Austin TX)
Totally Mild (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Touts (Derry UK-N. IRELAND)
Uni (New York NY)
Us and Us Only (Baltimore MD)
Dhruv Visvanath (New Delhi INDIA)
VOWWS (Los Angeles CA)
Voyager (Perth AUSTRALIA)
VVV (Austin TX)
Warbly Jets (Los Angeles CA)
The Watchers (San Francisco CA)
The Weather Station (Toronto CANADA)
The Wedding Present (Leeds UK-ENGLAND)
Jerry Williams (Portsmouth UK-ENGLAND)
Marlon Williams (Christchurch NEW ZEALAND)
Wo Fat (Dallas TX)
Woodie GoChild (Seoul SOUTH KOREA)
“World Music Unleashed” by SIPM (Austin TX)
Yemen Blues (Tel Aviv ISRAEL)
Yultron (Los Angeles CA)
Yungen (London UK-ENGLAND)
The Zephyr Bones (Barcelona SPAIN)
Violetta Zironi (Reggio Emilia ITALY)

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