SXSW have unveiled the second wave of artists invited to play at this year’s online event. The festival will be a totally distinctive experience this year with artists performing at historic, legendary, and unexpected venues in their home countries. This industry event takes place between the 16th and 20th March, 2021.
A number of Scottish artists have been confirmed to appear at the event. Glasgow alt-rockers Dead Pony, multi-instrumentalist and innovator Kapil Seshasayee and post-punk duo MEMES are all set to appear.
Scotland’s music convention Wide Days will also host a new showcase.
Other artists confirmed include the likes of Black Country, New Road, Iceage, The Chats, Ximena Sariñana and more. Check the full list here.
SXSW Online passholders will have the opportunity to witness a one-of-a-kind experience, presented directly from the artists’ home countries and some unusual, as well as iconic, settings including a Taoist temple, a cable car in Norway, a Los Angeles freeway overpass, Abbey Road Studios, a café-floriculture in Brazil, and Austin hometown favorites Hotel Vegas, Empire Control Room, and Garage – to name a few.
Register to attend here.