Submissions to Play SXSW 2011 Close Today, November 5th.

November 3rd 2010
Are you one of the many acts set to perform at South By Southwest (SXSW) for its 25th anniversary in 2011?

Are you one of the many acts set to perform at South By Southwest (SXSW) for its 25th anniversary in 2011?

SXSW is expected to host over 13000 music professionals and fans alike during the four day event. Professionals and fans drawn to check out over 1900 bands performing in a multitude of venues in and around the world famous 6th street downtown Austin, Texas.

Yet there is more to SXSW than simply seeing some of the world’s best play, during the day SXSW features some of the music world’s most influential speakers talking at the many panels running throughout the week. They’ll be discussing the challenges facing the music business and the opportunities arising from the ever changing landscape.

Then there is the Trade Show in the Austin Convention centre at SXSW that features many new services and products showcased from all around the world all aimed at making connections and improving your business. 2011 will see the merging of Interactive, Music and Film for the week long trade fair, making this an even more comprehensive show.

Many New Zealand bands have played over the years, including; Die Die Die, Bic Runga, Katchafire, Mint Chicks, Ruby Suns, Ladyhawke, Liam Finn, Flight Of The Conchords, Midnight Youth, David Dallas, Gin Wigmore, Bang Bang Eche, Bachelorette, Mint Chicks, Cut Off Your Hands to name a few.

Register to attend here 

Full badge rate is US$650 with a walk up rate of US$750.

Register to play here

For more information visit: http://www.sxsw.com.au or contact Alan Holt alan@nzmusic.org.nz or Gary Fortune gary@nzmusic.org.nz

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