Pack your bags, get out your Buzz Bible and catch a flight to Austin, Texas. DIY is heading to SXSW, teaming up with Mazda + Hype Machine’s Hype Hotel showcases.
On Tuesday 15th March, SXSW kicks off with a DIY Presents night at 1100 East 5th Street, Austin, TX aka here.
Future-pop star Empress Of headlines the bill, following the release of head-turning debut album ‘Me’. She’s joined by bearded wizard and professional warbler Jack Garratt, the “Sound of 2016” who’s now taking on the States.
November DIY cover stars Hinds are getting involved, post-changing the game with ‘Leave Me Alone’. They’re backed by the very exciting Pumarosa, whose debut single ‘Priestess’ sets an almighty standard.
Doors open from 7.30pm. See the full bill and running order below.
Mazda + Hype Machine’s Hype Hotel runs 14th-19th March - get the full schedule here from tomorrow, 2nd March.
Everything Everything, Maisie Peters, The Murder Capital and Wunderhorse have also been announced.
Richard Ashcroft, Circa Waves, Beabadoobee and more are also set to perform.
Lime Garden, Caity Baser and English Teacher are also among the new additions.
Self Esteem, The Vaccines, Beabadoobee, Squid and more are also performing.