SXSW 2017 Music Festival’s Showcasing Artists Announced


For those of you, that don’t know about 2017 SXSW Conference or of the SXSW Music Festival, here is a little background information to get you up to speed.

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Vera Blue – Australia


The SXSW Music Festival is one of the largest and most influential global music industry event’s  of the year, and it takes place every March in Austin Texas, the Live music capital of the world. This year the Music Festival will run from March 13 – 19, 2017.  The best thing about the festival, is that the music is not limited to genre or region, in 2016, over 67 countries were represented amongst the 2,200 – plus official performers.

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Akina Adderley & The Vintage Playboys –         Austin, TX


Record labels, booking agencies, management and firms, export offices, publishers, media outlets, lifestyle brands, festivals, and more curate showcases with brand new, developing and established talent looking to enhance their careers, unparalleled promotional exposure and reach new audiences.
See the full list of 2017 Showcasing Artists here

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Cardiel – Mexico City, Mexico


If you are an artist or band trying to make your way in the industry, SXSW is where you need to be. Music registrants enjoy primary access to official showcases, conferences programming, and more. SXSW encourages the nextworking, discovery and exposure of these impressive musicians to the industry attendees. Not only is it worth going for the festival itself, but it is also worth going for the music keynote speakers.

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Nile Rodgers New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Josh Brasted/FilmMagic)


The latest Keynote speaker announced, is Nile Rodgers a multi-Grammy Award-winning composer, producer, arranger, guitarist, and creator of the We Are Family Foundation. Rodges has more than 200 production credits to his name including, Sister Sledge, Davis Bowie, Madonna, Dianna Ross, Mick Jagger, Michael Jackson and recently Daft Punk, Pharrell Williams, Avicii, and Sam Smith to name a few, he transcends all styles of music across generations.

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Alma – Helsinki, Finland


The 2017 SXSW Conference kicks off on March 10-19, 2107 in Austin Texas. For more infomation onthe 2017 SXSW Conference and registration, please visit this link Attending SXSW 2017

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