SXSW Drops Final Artist List

Welcome Delta Spirit, M. Ward, Open Mike Eagle, and 151 more

Joe Casey leading Protomartyr at Cheer Up Charlies during SXSW 2016 (Photo by Jana Birchum)

South by Southwest issued its ninth – and final – artist list this morning, featuring post-punk poets Protomartyr, dream-pop duo Phantogram, and Detroit MC TeeJayx6, who uses music as a platform for teaching people how to make money from online scams. Someone get him on an SXSW Interactive panel, stat!

Also signing on for SXSW Music week, running March 16-22, are reformed rockers Delta Spirit, Gaslight Anthem frontman Brian Fallon, space-age wordsmith Kool Keith, aka Dr. Octagon, electronic-oriented artist Photay, and singer-songman M. Ward. Garage psychers Frankie & the Witch Fingers, veteran turntableist Kid Koala, rock & roll songman Chuck Prophet & the Mission Express, down-to-earth MC Open Mike Eagle, and pop-rap duo Little Stranger.

The local front’s final cull elicits appearances from Cha’keeta B, Holy Wave, Lou Rebecca, Little Mazarn, Lord Friday the 13th, Think No Think, and Sir Woman. Additional Austinites laying claim to the free SXSW Artist backpack are:

3 pa 3 (Los Splendi2), Chique Fil-Atio, CP Loony, DJ Baby Roo, DJ Trashboy, Dread Risks, Flyjack, Harvest Louis, Joaqu.n, Kitty Coen, Max Frost, Neetbeatz, Nook Turner, OG Benz, Primo, SaulPaul, Steelo Foreign, and Tatiana Cholula.

All eight previous lists begin here, and you can read today's full rundown below:

2.0 (Atlanta, GA.)

3 pa 3 (Los Splendi2) (Austin)

Addy (Richmond, VA.)

Alphabet Rockers (Oakland, CA.)

Altermauz (Sao Paulo, Brazil)

Ambré (New Orleans, LA.)

Annie Hart (New York)

Bebe Deluxe (Jacksonville, FL.)

Benji (Pittsburgh, PA.)

Big Search (Los Angeles, CA.)

Big $wift (Downey, CA.)

Black Diamond Mafia (Brooklyn, NY.)

Bren Joy (Nashville, TN.)

Brian Fallon (Asbury Park, NJ.)

Buffalo Nichols (Milwaukee, WI.)

Canon (Chicago, IL.)

Carl Anderson (Nashville, TN.)

Cha’keeta B (Austin)

Charlotte Rose Benjamin (Brooklyn, NY.)

Chique Fil-Atio (Austin)

Chloe Tang (Los Angeles, CA.)

Chris Perez Project (San Antonio)

Chuck Prophet & the Mission Express (San Francisco, CA.)

Complete (Fort Worth)

Cory Kendrix (Denver, CO.)

CP Loony (Austin)

Crisman (Denton)

Danielle Durack (Phoenix, AZ.)

Daniel Romano (Welland, Canada)

Dave B. (Seattle, WA.)

Deau Eyes (Richmond, VA.)

Delta Spirit (California, CA.)

DJ 0ceanz (Atlanta, GA.)

DJ Baby Roo (Austin)

DJ Candlestick (Houston)

DJ Hollywood Cook (Denver, CO.)

DJ Tazia Alexa (Dallas)

DJ Trashboy (Austin)

DJ Wonder (New York)

Dougiethedon (Las Vegas, NV.)

Dread Risks (Austin)

Edica+ (Corpus Christi)

Fauvely (Chicago, IL.)

Ferreck Dawn (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Flyjack (Austin)

Frankie & the Witch Fingers (Los Angeles, CA.)

Genaro Ortiz x PrŪf (Hackensack, NJ.)

Guidestones (Montreal, Canada)

H2the (Los Angeles, CA.)

Harvest Louis (Austin)

Hiatt dB (San Antonio)

Holy Wave (Austin)

Hook (Riverside, CA.)

Hotboy Lil Shaq (Charlotte, NC.)

House of Kenzo (San Antonio)

IC Skywalkin (Chicago, IL.)

Igor Grohotsky (Kyiv, Ukraine)

Jack Gray (Mackay, Australia)

Jamakabi (Essex, England)

Jasmine Reiss (Brooklyn, NY.)

J.Lerch (Marietta, OH.)

Joaqu.n (Austin)

Jordan Hawkins (Greensboro, NC.)

Juliana Hale (Nashville, TN.)

Kid Koala (Montreal, Canada)

Kitty Coen (Austin)

Kool Keith (The Bronx, NY.)

Kusht (Glasgow, Scotland)

La Matilda (Bogotá, Colombia)

La Morena (Brownsville)

Lenvi (New York)

Leon III (Houston)

Lime Cordiale (Sydney, Australia)

Little Mazarn (Austin)

Little Stranger (Charleston, SC.)

Londynn B (Atlanta, GA.)

Lonny (Houston)

Lord Friday the 13th (Austin)

Los Retros (Oxnard, CA.)

Lou Rebecca (Paris, France)

Lyta (Houston)

Lyzza (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Mark Woodyard (North Vancouver, Canada)

Max Frost (Austin)

McKinley Dixon (Richmond, VA.)

Metro Marrs (Atlanta, GA.)

Moneyreece Laflare (Chicago, IL.)

Monki (London, England)

Morgan Morgan (Houston)

Msaki (Johannesburg, South Africa)

M. Ward (Los Angeles, CA.)

Neetbeatz (Austin)

Nook Turner (Austin)

North of Navasota (Waco)

OG Benz (Austin)

Open Mike Eagle (Los Angeles, CA.)

The Other LA (Nashville, TN.)

Panic Priest (Chicago, IL.)

Patti (Brooklyn, NY.)

Pelvis Wrestley (Austin)

Perry Porter (Tacoma, WA.)

Phantogram (Los Angeles, CA.)

Photay (Woodstock, NY.)

Pocket Sounds (Austin)

Primo (Austin)

Protomartyr (Detroit, MI.)

Quiet Slang (Philadelphia, PA.)

Rdgldgrn (Washington, D.C.)

Relent (San Antonio)

Rema (Lagos, Nigeria)

Ren (Toronto, Canada)

River Boy (Pascoe Vale, Australia)

Riz La Vie (Sparta, NJ.)

Rookie (Chicago, IL.)

Runway Richy (Decatur, GA.)

Samantha Michelle (Toronto, Canada)

Sam DeRosa (Poughkeepsie, NY.)

Sam Divine (London, England)

Sasha & the Valentines (Austin)

SaulPaul (Austin)

SaulPaul All Stars (Austin)

Sha Town (Mount Vernon, NY.)

Silver Synthetic (New Orleans, LA.)

Sir Woman (Austin)

Skullcrusher (Los Angeles, CA.)

Soleil Laurent (South Hempstead, NY.)

Steelo Foreign (Austin)

Steelyone (New Rochelle, NY.)

Stop Light Observations (Charleston, SC.)

Supreme Luci (Atlanta, GA.)

Tatiana Cholula (Austin)

Teamarrr (Boston, MA.)

TeeJayx6 (Detroit, MI.)

Tezatalks (Seattle, WA.)

Thanya Iyer (Montreal, Canada)

Them Guns (Los Angeles, CA.)

The Wldlfe (Indianapolis, IN.)

Think No Think (Austin)

Thomas Mudrick (Silverton, OR.)

Timboletti (Essen, Germany)

Titia (Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Tomberlin (Los Angeles, CA.)

Two Lips (Albuquerque, NM.)

Ty Bri (Cleveland, OH.)

Viken Arman (Paris, France)

We Are Band Nerds (Dallas)

Western Youth w/ Jaimee Harris (Austin)

Yasmin Williams (Woodbridge, VA.)

Yung Bambi (San Antonio)

Zachary Knowles (Magnolia)

Zayland (Dallas)

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