KUTX at SXSW 2013

We’re pretty excited about our first SXSW. Take a look and mark your calendars with some some of the great artists we’ve got lined up. We’re going to be all over town, including four mornings at the Four Seasons beginning Wednesday, March 13.

KUTX partnering with Hotel San Jose for “South By San Jose”
Parking Lot of Joe’s Coffee on South Congress
Thursday, March 14
Noon Sallie Ford & the Sound Outside
1 p.m. – TBA
2 p.m. – Nicki Bluhm and The Gramblers
3 p.m. – Tom O’Dell
4 p.m. – Diego Garcia
5 p.m. – Kelly Willis and Bruce Robison
6 p.m. – Billy Joe Shaver
7 p.m. – Sergio Mendoza y La Orkestra


KUTX partnering with WFUV/WXPN/The Current/KXT
Public Radio Day Stage (Live Broadcast)
Austin Convention Center Ballroom D
Friday, March 15
12:00 p.m. – Divine Fits
12:45 p.m. – Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell
1:10 p.m. – Iron & Wine
2:00 p.m. – Charles Bradley
3:00 p.m. – Pickwick
4:00 p.m. – Dawes
5:00 p.m. – Vampire Weekend


KUTX presents SXSW Salute to Levon Helm at Auditorium Shores
Saturday, March 16
TBD – The Mother Hips
1:30 p.m. – Nicki Bluhm and The Gramblers
2:30 p.m. – Spirit Family Reunion
3:30 p.m. – James Hunter
4:30 p.m. – JJ Grey & Mofro
5:35 p.m. – Los Lonely Boys
6:40 p.m. – Robert Randolph and The Family Band
8:00 p.m. – The Midnight Ramble Band (& surprise guests)

And last but not least …


KUTX Live at the Four Seasons

KUTX 98.9, The Austin Music Experience, and Four Seasons Hotel Austin invite music fans to “KUTX Live at the Four Seasons,” which connects music fans to some of the SXSW Music Festival’s most anticipated artists.

Produced by KUTX 98.9, the four early-morning music broadcasts will feature 25-minute sets. Performances will be broadcast live on KUTX 98.9.

WHEN: Wednesday, March 13, through Saturday, March 16, 2013

7 a.m. — Amy Cook
8 a.m. — Little Green Cars
9 a.m. — Sallie Ford & the Sound Outside
10 a.m. — James Hunter

Thursday, March 14
7 a.m. — Wheeler Brothers
8 a.m. — Lone Bellow
9 a.m. — Thao & Get Down Stay Down
10 a.m. — Robyn Hitchcock

Friday, March 15
7 a.m. — Dana Falconberry
8 a.m. — Frightened Rabbit
9 a.m. — Josh Ritter
10 a.m. — The Relatives

Saturday, March 16
8 a.m. — Kelly Hogan
9 a.m. — My Jerusalem
10 a.m. — Lianne La Havas
11 a.m. — True Believers

WHERE: The Four Seasons Hotel Austin Ballroom (98 San Jacinto Blvd.). Parking is available near the hotel and guests may self-park in the hotel garage at the discounted rate of $5 per car.

The event is open to the public on a first-come, first served basis; no SXSW badges or wristbands required. Admission is $10 per day, which includes a breakfast taco, granola bar and unlimited coffee. All proceeds benefit the Seton Shivers Cancer Center.


About KUTX 98.9, The Austin Music Experience
Launched on Jan. 2, 2013, KUTX 98.9, The Austin Music Experience, is the non-commercial, member-supported music service of KUT Public Radio and The University of Texas at Austin. KUTX 98.9 features fresh, cutting-edge music, alongside iconic songs and established artists who continue to inspire. Programming includes live, one-of-a-kind performances in Studio 1A; Texas Music Matters, the award-winning music journalism program; the Austin Music Minute, the KUTX Song of the Day, and the Austin Music Map featuring some of the unlikely places where music is being made in Austin. More at kutx.org.

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