Scottish Bands at SXSW 2012 – Updated

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Scottish Bands at SXSW 2012 – Updated

Earlier today the Scottish Music Industry Association announced via press release that eleven Scottish bands, DJs and producers will showcase as part of this year’s South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas. The updated list adds several new acts to those that were already made public by SXSW last month.

According to today’s SMIA press release, the full list of Scottish artists showcasing at SXSW are:

French Wives
Hudson Mohawke
Django Django
Jackmaster
Tango in the Attic
Three Blind Wolves
The Twilight Sad
Twin Atlantic
We Were Promised Jetpacks
Woodenbox
The Xcerts

However, several other sources have reported this week that The Jesus and Mary Chain will also be attendance. And based on our “Are They Really Scottish?” rules, we are also claiming My Name is You for our Scottish contingent.

Follow all these bands at this twitter list:

http://twitter.com/dearscotland/sxsw2012

SMIA also announced that there will be two Scottish showcases at SXSW:

Wednesday 14 March – Easy Tiger 8pm – 2am

We Were Promised Jetpacks, Django Django, Three Blind Wolves, French Wives, Tango in the Attic and Woodenbox.

Friday 16 March – British Music Embassy – Latitude 30 2.30-5.30pm

The Twilight Sad, The Xcerts,Three Blind Wolves and Jackmaster.

More to follow in the next few weeks.

Peej

http://sxsw.com/music

Dear Scotland’s SXSW Schedule

The Jesus & Mary Chain on Letterman

 

 

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2 Responses to “Scottish Bands at SXSW 2012 – Updated”
  1. another year of stellar showcases by the Scots! Can’t wait to get to Austin in just about 30 days time!

    by Lauree
    on 10 Feb, 2012 12:03pm

  2. Heading to Austin for sixth time!! Cannot wait. It may be too busy. It might not be as good as it used to be, but it is still a wild week of music in every nook and cranny. Working my way through the listings now. Only go to see bands that I have never seen live before. Of this year’s Scottish batch, looking forward to catching Three Blind Wolves. Past Scottish Highlights have been Broken Records, Frightened Rabbits, Admiral Fallow and the amazing La Zona Rosa late night Primal Scream show. It’s time, nearly…..

    by TheBurningClub
    on 12 Feb, 2012 4:43pm

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