SXSW 2022 Announces Music Festival Updates

South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals has announced updates for the 2022 SXSW Music Festival taking place from March 14th through the 20th in Austin, Texas. The annual Music Festival showcases are curated by South By Southwest® in collaboration with record labels, booking agencies, management and PR firms, export offices, publishers, media outlets, lifestyle brands, festivals, and more. After a digital SXSW in 2021, this year over 320 Showcasing Artists will be taking the stage LIVE at the SXSW 2022 Music Festival.

SXSW just announced their newly-added Showcasing Artists that include avant vocalist and composer Circuit Des Yeux; experimental noise poet Moor Mother; Southern hip-hop queen bbymutha; indie singer-songwriter, recently signed to Phoebe Bridgers’ Saddest Factory label Charlie Hickey; NYC rock trio Sunflower Bean; Italians Do it Better synth noir trio Desire; the ever-eclectic Shamir; and The Dream Syndicate‘s 40th band anniversary celebration.

Additionally,  London-based pan-continental retro surf-garage-indie party band Los Bitchos; electronic-embracing Brazilian indie group Tuyo; Barcelona’s indie-folk songstress Núria Graham; and many more were also announced.

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Here are some ways to explore this year’s SXSW Music Festival lineup:

  • Follow and listen to the Official SXSW 2022 Playlist on Spotify and Apple Music
  • Explore the SXSW 2022 Showcasing Artists Music Videos playlist on YouTube
  • Browse the Showcasing Artist lineup on the SXSW Schedule and favorite the artists you want to see at SXSW 2022

Register to attend SXSW 2022 from March 11-20 in Austin, TX and online – learn more. Explore the SXSW Schedule and stay tuned for new additions throughout the season as programming is announced.

Covid-19 Guidelines updated November 9: All credentialed SXSW participants will be required to provide proof of a recent negative Covid-19 test (or full vaccination against Covid-19 instead of a negative test) in order to collect and maintain their credentials. This policy remains subject to applicable laws and public health guidance, and SXSW will provide further information in early 2022.

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Source: SXSW