SXSW will occupy the streets, clubs, hotels and restaurants of Austin, Texas from March 11-16, 2014. And the first wave of bands playing the festival have been announced. There are a lot more to be announced, and the lineup is subject to change, but so far it looks promising.
Among the bands scheduled to perform are Gary Numan, The Men, Wye Oak, EMA, Kevin Drew, Teengirl Fantasy, Black Lips, Blouse, Poolside, Esben and the Witch, Jenny Hval, London Grammar, G-Side, Tinariwen, Talib Kweli, The So So Glos, Phantogram, Diarrhea Planet and many, many more. Check out the full lineup here.
Also, if you missed any of our SXSW coverage from 2013, check it out here.