Lineup Announced for FLOODfest at SXSW

Written by


KCRW is the radio sponsor for the first-ever FLOODfest, taking place at the Cedar Street Courtyard over four days in Austin during SXSW and featuring artists like; Spoon, Courtney Barnett, Best Coast, Twin Shadow, Big Data, Amason, Geographer, The Ting Tings, and many more.

Also, KCRW will be broadcasting live on site, with co-hosts Jason Bentley and Anne Litt! They’ll take to the airwaves in Austin during Morning Becomes Eclectic on Friday, March 20 from 11am to 2pm and Saturday, March 21 from 2-5pm.

KCRW previously announced our official showcases for Wednesday, March 18 and you can see the full lineup here.

To attend the FLOODfest daytime showcases please RSVP here. Evening showcases will be open to guest list and SXSW festival badgeholders only.

FLOODfest Lineup:

Wednesday, March 18

• Dutch Impact Showcase: Taymir, Dotan, Jacco Gardener
• inGrooves/Xtra Mile Showcase: Frank Turner, Carl Barât & The Jackals, Geographer, Skinny Lister, Avid Dancer
• FLOODfest: Spoon, DJ Windows 98 (Arcade Fire’s Win Butler), Dotan

Thursday, March 19

• Norwegian Showcase: Monica Heldal, Haust, Hanne Kolstø
• Paradigm/ASCAP Showcase: The Ting Tings, Years and Years, Tove Styrke, Swimm
• FLOODfest: Courtney Barnett, King Tuff, Metz, Viet Cong, The Vaccines

Friday, March 20

• Swedish Showcase: Amason, InDevotion, Good Harvest
• Capitol Records Showcase: Best Coast, Halsey, Seinabo Sey, James Davis, SonReal
• FLOODfest: Run The Jewels, Until the Ribbon Breaks, Moors

Saturday, March 21

• Warner Brothers Records Showcase: Twin Shadow, Big Data, Greg Holden, Mystery Skulls
• Volumen/ ACHE Mexico showcase: Enjambre, Apolo