SXSW 2011: New Showcasing Acts Announced

Posted on December 21, 2010 - by Michael Duncan

The third round of showcasing acts have been revealed for the annual SXSW festival in Austin, Texas.

The Boxer Rebellion, A Place To Bury Strangers, The Joy Formidable, Alberta Cross, Miss May I, Stick To Your Guns, Said The Whale and many more are tentatively set to take the stage this March.

Everything is still subject to change, and more announcements are still to come. Remember to check back for updates here and at SXSW.

2011 Showcasing Acts

Balmorhea (Austin TX)
The Baseball Project (Portland OR)
The Bears of Blue River (Chicago IL)
Beats Antique (San Francisco CA)
James Blake (London UK-ENGLAND)
Bliss N Eso (Albert Park AUSTRALIA)
British India (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Murphy Brown (Santa Cruz CA)
Brownout (Austin TX)
Canteca de Macao (Madrid SPAIN)
Chateau Marmont (Paris FRANCE)
The Chevelles (North Fremantle WA)
Shawn Chrystopher (Inglewood CA)
Constantina (Belo Horizonte BRAZIL)
Corrosion of Conformity (Raleigh NC)
Cousins (Halifax CANADA)
Graham Coxon (London UK-ENGLAND)
DAM (Lyd PALESTINIAN TERRITORY)
Daniel Lioneye (Helsinki FINLAND)
Das Racist (Brooklyn NY)
Taelor Deatcher / Felix Cartal (Vancouver CANADA)
De Juepuchas (Bogota COLOMBIA)
Delhi 2 Dublin (Vancouver CANADA)
Kiko Dinucci (Guarulhos BRAZIL)
Dreaming in Stereo (Miami Beach FL)
Duzheknew (Halifax CANADA)
Echoes (Caracas VENEZUELA)
Egyptrixx (Toronto CANADA)
Elephant Stone (Montreal CANADA)
EMMURE (Queens NY)
Experimental Aircraft (Austin TX)
FAT PIMP (Houston TX)
Forro in the Dark (New York NY)
Glambilly (San Antonio TX)
Gobble Gobble (Edmonton CANADA)
Go Chic (Taipei TAIWAN)
God-Des & She (Austin TX)
Grieves with Budo (Seattle WA)
Grupo Fantasma (Austin TX)
DARREN HANLON (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
Herencia de Timbiqui (Cali COLOMBIA)
Hey Rosetta! (St John's CANADA)
Homeboy Sandman (Queens NY)
Imaginary Cities (Winnipeg CANADA)
Intimate Stranger (Santiago CHILE)
Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit (Muscle Shoals AL)
The Jefferson (Sydney AUSTRALIA)
The Joy Formidable (Mold UK-WALES)
juice (London UK-ENGLAND)
Takashi Kamide (Nara JAPAN)
Kill It Kid (Bath UK-ENGLAND)
Las Robertas (San Jose COSTA RICA)
Lazaro Valiente (Ascidvwlig MEXICO)
Sondre Lerche (Bergen NORWAY)
Les Jupes (Winnipeg CANADA)
Les Shelleys (Los Angeles CA)
Long Long Long (Halifax Upper Harbour CANADA)
Los Lonely Boys (San Angelo TX)
Menomena (Portland OR)
Fernando Milagros (Santiago CHILE)
MONARETA (Bogota COLOMBIA)
Mustard Pimp (Melun FRANCE)
Natccu (Tokyo JAPAN)
Naurea (Aracaju BRAZIL)
Nexcyx (Bridgetown BARBADOS)
Novembers Doom (Chicago IL)
Nubla (Barcelona SPAIN)
Oh Susanna (Toronto CANADA)
Operator Please (Gold Coast AUSTRALIA)
Overflow (Koprivnica CROATIA)
Norman Palm (Berlin GERMANY)
Polock (Valencia SPAIN)
Profetas (Bogota COLOMBIA)
Gabriel Prokofiev (London UK-ENGLAND)
Protistas (Santiago CHILE)
Random Recipe (Montreal CANADA)
Resplandor (Lima PERU)
REVOLVER (Paris FRANCE)
Nana Rizinni (Sao Paulo BRAZIL)
Royal Canoe (Winnipeg CANADA)
Rupa & the April Fishes (San Francisco CA)
Russian Red (Madrid SPAIN)
Said The Whale (Vancouver CANADA)
Scala & Kolacny Brothers (Aarschot BELGIUM)
Shelley Short (Portland OR)
69 Nombres (Bogotá COLOMBIA)
Smiler (London UK-ENGLAND)
Sahara Smith (Wimberly TX)
Leeroy Stagger (Lethbridge CANADA)
STICK TO YOUR GUNS (Orange County CA)
Symphonic Kinky (Austin TX)
TELEPHUNKEN (Madrid SPAIN)
THE BOXER REBELLION (London UK-ENGLAND)
VALLEYS (Montreal CANADA)
Violens (New York NY)
WEINLAND (Portland OR)
Paris Wells (Melbourne CANADA)
Gary Wilson (San Diego CA)
Woodenbox with a Fistful of Fivers (Glasgow UK-SCOTLAND)
Yearbook Committee (Terre Haute IN)
Za! (Barcelona SPAIN)
Zion I & The Grouch (Oakland CA)
ZOOBOMBS (Tokyo JAPAN)
Zoroaster (Atlanta GA)

SXSW 2011 First and Second Round of Invited Acts (all subject to change.)

A Place To Bury Strangers (Brooklyn, NY)
Alberta Cross (Brooklyn NY)
Alcoholic Faith Mission (Copenhagen, DENMARK)
AM (New Orleans LA)
Ancestors (Los Angeles, CA)
Apex Manor (Pasadena, CA)
The Appleseed Cast (Lawrence, KS)
Art vs Science (Sydney, AUSTRALIA)
Asking Alexandria (York UK-ENGLAND)
Asobi Seksu (Brooklyn, NY)
Babe Rainbow (Vancouver, CANADA)
Erykah Badu (Dallas, TX)
Bajzel (Poznan POLAND)
Bare Wires (San Francisco CA)
The Bees (Ventnor, ENGLAND)
The Bellrays (Los Angeles CA)
Beni (Sydney, AUSTRALIA)
Benjamin Francis Leftwich (York UK-ENGLAND)
Beta Wolf (Los Angeles CA)
Bituaya (Caracas VENEZUELA)
Black Gandhi (Barcelona SPAIN)
Black Math Horseman (Los Angeles, CA)
Black Spiders (Sheffield, ENGLAND)
Bleu Edmondson (New Braunfels TX)
Blue King Brown (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
Bombay Bicycle Club (London ENGLAND)
Bowling For Soup (Denton TX)
Braids (Montreal, CANADA)
Brandt Brauer Frick (Berlin, GERMANY)
Brother (Slough, UK)
The Cabriolets (Madrid, SPAIN)
Calder Quartet (Los Angeles, CA)
Tego Calderon (Carolina, PUERTO RICO)
Candy Claws (Ft. Collins, CO)
Capsula (Bilbao, SPAIN)
Paul Cary (Chicago IL)
Carter Twins (Nashville TN)
Casiokids (Bergen NORWAY)
Cast (Liverpool, ENGLAND)
Chapel Club (London ENGLAND)
Chetes (Monterrey MEXICO)
Chico Trujillo (Quilpue, CHILE)
Chikita Violenta (Mexico City, MEXICO)
Suzanna Choffel (Austin TX)
City and Colour (Toronto ON)
Clock Opera (London ENGLAND)
Cloud Nothings (Cleveland, OH)
Coliseum (Louisville, KY)
Coolrunnings (Knoxville, TN)
Curry & Coco (Lille FRANCE)
Dam Mantle (Glasgow, SCOTLAND)
Dame 55 (Los Angeles CA)
Dawn of Ashes (Los Angeles CA)
Dax Riggs (Austin TX)
The Dears (Montreal QC)
Demon's Claws (Montreal CANADA)
Designer Drugs (New York, NY)
DeVotchKa (Denver CO)
Doctor Krapula (Bogota, Colombia)
Eliza Doolittle (London UK-ENGLAND)
Dredg (San Francisco, CA)
Ebony Bones! (London ENGLAND)
Mark Eitzel (San Francisco, CA)
El Hijo de La Cumbia (Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA)
Elizabeth & the Catapult (Brooklyn NY)
Endless Hallway (Los Angeles CA)
Erland & The Carnival (London ENGLAND)
Fergus & Geronimo (Brooklyn NY)
Liam Finn (Auckland, NEW ZEALAND)
FM Belfast (Reykjavik, ICELAND)
Frazey Ford (Vancouver BC)
Marcus Foster (London ENGLAND)
Francis and the Lights (New York NY)
Frankie and the Heartstrings (Sunderland, ENGLAND)
Jon Fratelli (Glasgow, SCOTLAND)
Fujiya & Miyagi (Brighton, ENGLAND)
Gepe (Santiago CHILE)
Get People (London ENGLAND)
Giana Factory (Copenhagen, DENMARK)
Givers (Lafayette, LA)
Go Back To The Zoo (Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS)
Kina Grannis (Mission Viejo CA)
Grass Widow (San Francisco CA)
Colleen Green (Los Angeles CA)
Grieves (Seattle WA)
Gypsyblood (Chicago, IL)
The Happy Hollows (Los Angeles CA)
Ed Harcourt (London ENGLAND)
Harrys Gym (Oslo NORWAY)
The Head and the Heart (Seattle, WA)
Heavy Cream (Nashville TN)
Hell & Lula (Los Angeles CA)
Hey Rosetta! (St John's NL)
High Rankin (Brighton, ENGLAND)
The Holidays (Zetland, AUSTRALIA)
HORSE the band (Los Angeles CA)
Ice Black Birds (Brighton UK-ENGLAND)
Lia Ices (New York, NY)
In Fear And Faith (San Diego, CA)
Iron Age (Austin, TX)
Janka Nabay (SIERRA LEONE)
JEFF The Brotherhood (Nashville TN)
The Jezabels (Sydney, AUSTRALIA)
Joan of Arc (Chicago IL)
Jonquil (Oxford, ENGLAND)
Jukebox the Ghost (Washington DC)
Kamp! (Lodz, POLAND)
Stephen Kellogg (Northampton MA)
Kids of 88 (Trenchtown NEW ZEALAND)
Klaxons (London ENGLAND)
Kopecky Family Band (Nashville TN)
L.Stadt
La Sera (Los Angeles CA)
Le Butcherettes (Mexico City, MEXICO)
Light Pollution (Chicago, IL)
Locos Por Juana (Bogota COLOMBIA)
The Luyas (Montreal, CANADA)
The Main Street Gospel (Columbus, OH)
Maps & Atlases (Chicago IL)
J Mascis (Amherst MA)
Steve Mason (Fife, SCOTLAND)
Mexican Institute of Sound (Mexico City MEXICO)
Miami Horror (Melbourne, AUSTRALIA)
Micachu and The Shapes (London ENGLAND)
Middle Class Rut (Sacramento CA)
Miss May I (Troy, CA)
Morning Teleportation (Portland OR)
MSTRKRFT
Mujeres (Barcelona, SPAIN)
Murfila (Barcelona SPAIN)
MURS (Los Angeles CA)
Mustard Pimp (Melun, FRANCE)
Naam (Brooklyn, NY)
The Naked and Famous (Auckland, NEW ZEALAND)
Nite Jewel (Los Angeles, CA)
Noah and The Whale (London UK-ENGLAND)
North Mississippi Allstars (Hernando CO)
O'Death (New York NY)
Onra (Paris FRANCE)
Parlor Mob (Red Bank NJ)
Parts & Labor (Brooklyn, NY)
Pedropiedra (Santiago CHILE)
Pernett (Cali COLOMBIA)
Plan B (London ENGLAND)
Prince Rama (Brooklyn NY)
Professor Green (London UK-ENGLAND)
Protistas (Santiago CHILE)
PS I Love You (Kingston, CANADA)
Pterodactyl (Brooklyn NY)
Pujol (Nashville TN)
Pulled Apart By Horses (Leeds, ENGLAND)
Quintron and Miss Pussycat (New Orleans LA)
Reset! (Milan, ITALY)
Rey Pila (Mexico City MEXICO)
Rosie and Me (Curitiba, BRAZIL)
Scars On 45 (Leeds, ENGLAND)
Schlachthofbronx (Munich GERMANY)
The Secret Handshake (Dallas TX)
Ty Segall (San Francisco CA)
Shilpa Ray and Her Happy Hookers (Brooklyn, NY)
Shuttle (Boston MA)
Skrillex (Los Angeles CA)
Slim Cessna's Auto Club (Denver CO)
Small Black (Brooklyn, NY)
Sol Pereyra (Cordoba, ARGENTINA)
Some Community (Sao Paulo BRAZIL)
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin (Springfield MO)
Sounds Under Radio (Austin TX)
Spleen United (Copenhagen, DENMARK)
Starfucker (Portland, OR)
The Strange Boys (Austin TX)
Summer Camp (London UK-ENGLAND)
Sun Airway (Philadelphia, PA)
Superlitio (Cali, COLOMBIA)
Suuns (Montreal, CANADA)
The Swiss (Adelaide, AUSTRALIA)
Teen Daze (Vancouver CANADA)
Telekinesis (Seattle, WA)
Thee Oh Sees (San Francisco CA)
Thiago Pethit (Sao Paulo, BRAZIL)
Those Dancing Days (Stockholm SWEDEN)
Tiê (Sao Paulo, BRAZIL)
Tôg (Stavanger NORWAY)
Toro y Moi (Columbia, SC)
Turbo Fruits (Nashville TN)
The Vaccines (London UK-ENGLAND)
John Vanderslice (San Francisco, CA)
Voxhaul Broadcast (Los Angeles CA)
Veronica Falls (London ENGLAND)
Vicente Gayo (Mexico City, MEXICO)
Wagons (Melbourne AUSTRALIA)
War From A Harlots Mouth (Berlin GERMANY)
The War on Drugs (Philadelphia, PA)
Whitechapel (Knoxville TN)
WhoMadeWho (Copenhagen, DENMARK)
Wild Flag (Portland, OR)
Gary Wilson (San Diego CA)
The Woggles (Atlanta GA)
Wye Oak (Baltimore, MD)
Young Legionnaire (London, ENGLAND)
Yuck (London ENGLAND)