SXSW Announces Yet Another Wave of Additions, Including Wu-Tang, The Avett Brothers, Weezer

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SXSW Announces Yet Another Wave of Additions, Including Wu-Tang, The Avett Brothers, Weezer

Yet another new wave of artists has been announced for SXSW! By now, those lucky enough to be heading to Austin in a few weeks are likely starting to comb through the enormous lineup to pick out the names that seem interesting or exciting, but this latest addition features some of the biggest artists set to be appearing this year. South By has a history of topping its list of countless new and up-and-coming artists with a few eye-popping big names, and this year is no different. Wu-Tang Clan are now on the bill, along with The Avett Brothers, who will also be premiering a new Judd Apatow-directed documentary on the band, plus Weezer, Future Islands, Sylvan Esso, Joey Bada$$, The New Pornographers, Grandaddy, Real Estate, Robert Glasper and … wait for it … Hanson. That’s right, folks. Hanson will be at SXSW. We’re not quite sure what that means for SXSW, Hanson, or the world in 2017, but we’re pretty excited.

SXSW takes place March 10-19. See the full list of additions below, along with Paste Cloud audio from a 1999 Wu-Tang show and video from The Avett Brothers 2008 set at the Jackson Hole Music Festival, and see some of the fest’s past 2017 lineup announcements here, here, here and here.

SXSW Additions:
24HRS (Atlanta, Ga.)
A$AP Twelvyy (New York, N.Y.)
Active Bird Community (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
A Giant Dog (Austin, Texas)
All in the Golden Afternoon (Austin, Texas)
Arkansas Dave (Austin, Texas)
The Avett Brothers (Concord, N.C.)
AV The Great (Denton, Texas)
B1 (Austin, Texas)
Joey Bada$$ (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
The Bad Lovers (Austin, Texas)
The Baggage Boys (Austin, Texas)
BAYA (Kolsås, Norway)
Bearson (Oslo, Norway)
Big Star’s Third (Memphis, Tenn.)
Blackway (Baldwin, N.Y.)
BLANG (Orange County, Calif.)
Blank Range (Nashville, Tenn.)
Bleached (Los Angeles, Calif.)
The Blind Owls (Corpus Christi, Texas)
Benjamin Booker (Virginia Beach, Va.)
Boyfriend (New Orleans, La.)
Miss C Brown (Birmingham, U.K.)
Julie Byrne (New York, N.Y.)
Call Of The Void (Boulder, Colo.)
Casper Skulls (Toronto, Canada)
Casper Tielrooij b2b Orpheu The Wizard (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Chill Moody (Philadelphia, Penn.)
Chrome Sparks (Pittsburgh, Penn.)
Cosmonauts (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Deep Creep b2b Malika (Austin, Texas)
Deltatron (Lima, Peru)
Diamond Thug (Cape Town, South Africa)
DJ Kaydence (Los Angeles, Calif.)
DJ QuestionMark (Taipei, Taiwan)
DJ Speedway (Austin, Texas)
DJ Trauma (New York, N.Y.)
DJ Xanax (New York, N.Y.)
Drama Diablo (Toronto, Canada)
Duhrdy (Austin, Texas)
ELOQ (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Emoni (Nashville, Tenn.)
Fast Forward Austin (Austin, Texas)
femdot. (Chicago, Ill.)
Flipp Dinero (Canarsie, N.Y.)
Future Islands (Baltimore, Md.)
Devon Gilfillian (Nashville, Tenn.)
Robert Glasper (Houston, Texas)
Gold Star (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Grandaddy (Modesto, Calif.)
Nick Grant (Walterboro, S.C.)
Coco Hames (Memphis, Tenn.)
Hanson (Tulsa, Okla.)
Annie Hart (New York, N.Y.)
Devan Ibiza (Bronx, N.Y.)
iLe (San Juan, Puerto Rico)
Ivy Lab (London, U.K.)
Jacques (Paris, France)
Jay Dot Rain (Tuscaloosa, Ala.)
Valerie June (Memphis, Tenn.)
Ken Blvd (New Orleans, La.)
Khali Haat (Austin, Texas)
Kid Wave (London, U.K.)
Tim Kinsella (Chicago, Ill.)
Krudas Cubensi (Habana, Cuba)
Lawrence (New York, N.Y.)
Le Butcherettes (El Paso, Texas)
Lil Ronny MothaF (Dallas, Texas)
Little Simz (London, U.K.)
LOLO (Jackson, Tenn.)
The Lonesome Heroes (Austin, Texas)
Peewee Longway (Atlanta, Ga.)
Calvin Love (Edmonton, Canada)
M.A.R. (Bridgeport, Conn.)
Matt Maeson (Norfolk, Va.)
MAJIX (New York, N.Y.)
Mammút (Reykjavik, Iceland)
Mary Magdalena (Austin, Texas)
Maybird (Rochester, N.Y.)
Frank McFly (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Me And My Brother (Keswick, Va.)
Don Michael Jr (Camden, N.J.)
Mir Fontane (Camden, N.J.)
Mister Saturday Night (New York, N.Y.)
MKF KUNST (Houston, Texas)
mluna (Austin, Texas)
Molecule (DJ) (Paris, France)
Andreas Moss (Nashville, Tenn.)
Mr. Kitty (Austin, Texas)
Mt. Joy (Philadelphia, Penn.)
Murdocks (Austin, Texas)
New Politics (New York, N.Y.)
The New Pornographers (Vancouver, Canada)
Nick & Sammy (Seoul, South Korea)
Nightly (Nashville, Tenn.)
NOOK Turner (Austin, Texas)
No Sleep (Pittsburgh, Penn.)
The Octopus Project (Austin, Texas)
oddCouple (Chicago, Ill.)
Omen (Chicago, Ill.)
Pavo Pavo (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
Perera Elsewhere (Berlin, Germany)
PJ SinSuela (San Juan, Puerto Rico)
Poliça (Minneapolis, Minn.)
Justin “Dat Boy Supa” Poter (Austin, Texas)
Radkey (St. Joseph, Mo.)
Rah-C (New York, N.Y.)
Rapsody (Snow Hill, N.C.)
Lauren Ray (South Jersey, N.J.)
Real Estate (Ridgewood, N.J.)
Vockah Redu (Houston, Texas)
Rio Jordan (San Antonio, Texas)
Rome Castille (Los Angeles, Calif.)
The Roomsounds (Dallas, Texas)
Frances Rose (New York, N.Y.)
Royal Trux (San Francisco, Calif.)
The Shacks (New York, N.Y.)
The Shelters (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Smoke DZA (Harlem, N.Y.)
Sneaks (Washington, D.C.)
Ben Sollee (Louisville, Ky.)
Supa Bwe (Chicago, Ill.)
Sylvan Esso (Durham, N.C.)
Tall Heights (Boston, Mass.)
TankTop NYC (New York, N.Y.)
Théorie Ornery (Austin, Texas)
Thievery Corporation (Washington, D.C.)
Jonathan Toubin (New York, N.Y.)
TRACE (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Trapt (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Unlike pLuTo (Los Angeles, Calif.)
War Party (Fort Worth, Texas)
Nick Waterhouse and His Tarots (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Weezer (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Willtothe (Austin, Texas)
Zooey Wonder (Taipei, Taiwan)
Wu-Tang Clan (Staten Island, N.Y.)

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