SxSW Welcome An Australasian Talent Influx

Forty Australasian acts will be heading to showcase their work at the 20th annual South by Southwest Music Festival & Conference from March 15-19 in Austin Texas. These artists will be joining over 200 local music industry folk for the trade show and conference section of the festival.

The South by Southwest Music Festival & Conference is the one of the primary platforms for artists from around the world to garner recording, publishing, management, agency or touring deals in the lucrative North American market.

Here is the list of bands who have confirmed they’ll be heading to ol’ Texas:

Airbourne (Melbourne)
The Avalanches (Melbourne)
Avotor (Auckland NZ)
The Bats (Christchurch NZ)
Sarah Blasko (Sydney)
The Brunettes (Auckland NZ)
Bluebottle Kiss (Sydney)
Coco Solid (Auckland NZ)
Cut Copy (Melbourne)
Dappled Cities Fly (Sydney)
Decoder Ring (Sydney)
Die! Die! Die! (Auckland NZ)
End Of Fashion (Perth)
Faker (Sydney)
The Fanatics (Auckland NZ)
The Flairz (Fremantle)
Flip Grater (Christchurch NZ)
The Gear (Melbourne)
Gestalt Switch (Dunedin NZ)
The Grates (Brisbane)
Gyroscope (Perth)
Grey Daturas (Melbourne)
Missy Higgins (Melbourne)
Kisschasy (Melbourne)
Chris Knox and The Nothing (Auckland NZ)
The Living End (Chelsea)
Love of Diagrams (Melbourne)
Lovetones (Sydney)
Ryan McPhun and The Ruby Suns (Auckland NZ)
The Mess Hall (Sydney)
The Morning After Girls (Sydney)
New Buffalo (Melbourne)
The Presets (Melbourne)
Xavier Rudd (Torquay)
Shifter (Brisbane)
Sia (Adelaide)
Something for Kate (Melbourne)
Wolf And Cub (Adelaide)
Wolfmother (Sydney)
Youth Group (Melbourne)