More than 100 artists added to lineup in latest batch announcement.
"We’re outraged to learn that the festival has been threatening artists who are not U.S. citizens."
Festival threatens to contact immigration authorities over non-compliant artists from foreign countries.
Ash Koosha, Mamad Khalem and Faarow confirmed as performers.
Girlpool, Minus the Bear, Joan of Arc also added to lineup.
SXSW has just announced the first round of bands for its 2017 music festival. The list of artists spans a wide range of genres and nationalities, with four continents being represented so far. The initial SXSW 2017 lineup includes S U R V I V E, Diet Cig, Agnes Obel, San Fermin, Alex Cameron, Chain […]
South by Southwest and the White House are teaming up at last. We actually probably could have predicted that it would happen; First Lady Michelle Obama spoke at SXSW earlier this year, and her keynote included appearances from Missy Elliott, Diane Warren and Sophia Bush, and was moderated by Queen Latifah. Today, NPR reports, the Obamas […]
Pharmakon, The Church and Courtney Barnett also performing.
Suspect is in custody.
By Saturday night — closing night at SXSW — most people’s exhaustion is likely to get the better of them. Sometimes, those breakdowns happen quite a bit earlier. By now, it’s been well documented that California buzz band Foxygen canceled all of their Saturday shows, and earlier in the week got in a verbal spat […]