Here are a handful of recommended showcases for you, courtesy of the Austin Music Minute, which include official SXSW showcases and those off the beaten path. Check in with the AMM all week for more selections.
– Music Tech Mashup, happening this afternoon through tonight at Empire Control Room, 606 E. 7th, with Gary Clark Jr., Shakey Graves, Wild Child, LA electronic artist Daedelus, NYC-based duo The London Souls, and more.
– Nerdcore showcase at Flamingo Cantina, 515 E. 6th St., features rap/hip-hop by Brooklyn’s MC Frontalot, Atlanta’s Tribe One, and Dual Core (listed as an ATX artist on the SXSW website, but originally from the UK).
– Photo of Sweet Spirit by Steven Michael Ruud.