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Joan Jett

“Joan Jett doesn’t play rock ’n’ roll,” I wrote two years back, reviewing her SXSW showcase for The Austin Chronicle. “She is rock ’n’ roll.” It’s true. The individual born Joan Marie Larkin in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, embodies the music and spirit better than anyone this side of Keith Richards. As Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong […]

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Austin festival will be held March 11th through 20th in 2022, following this year’s online event For more, check out: RollingStone.com (Source)

Watch: Jessie Payo; stream SXSW, Flogging Molly, Ben Gibbard (Death Cab for Cutie), Talker, Whitney Tai, Twin Seas and more.

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The British Music Embassy, SXSW’s venue for hotly-tipped UK artists, has unveiled the daily schedule of its five-day showcase as part of SXSW Online 2021.  The line-up reflects the UK’s reputation for outstanding talent across the musical spectrum, with acts ranging from pop to psych-rock to afro-futurism. ALL SHOWS PRESENTED BY THE BRITISH MUSIC EMBASSYSHOW TIMES ARE ALL IN CENTRAL STANDARD (AUSTIN) TIME* EACH SHOW WILL REPEAT THE FOLLOWING DAY STARTING AT 11AM + 12PM GMT Tuesday, March 165p-6p: Connie Constance / Lau.ra / Onipa / PVA6p-7p: Chubby & The Gang / TV Priest / The Mysterines / Walt Disco Wednesday, March 17 5p-6p: Tayo Sound / Porij /Ego Ella May / Phoebe Green  in conjunction with OUTPUT BELFAST6p-7p: Enola Gay / Ryan McMullan / Lilla Vargen / Beauty Sleep Thursday, March 18 5p-6p: Finn Askew / Olivia Dean / Drug Store Romeos / Baby Queen 6p-7p: Black Country, New Road / Matilda Mann / Virginia Wing / Sinead O’Brien Friday, March 19 in conjunction with ATC LIVE 5p-6p: The Goa Express / Anna B Savage / Katy J Pearson / Nayana IZ 6p-7p: Yard Act / Do Nothing / SquidSaturday, March 20in conjunction with UK SOUNDS5p-6p: 404 Guild / Penelope Isles / IDER / Afronaut Zu For more, go to: TheGirlsAtTheRockShow.com (Source)

The British Music Embassy, SXSW’s venue for hotly-tipped UK artists, today unveils 35 artist showcases as part of SXSW Online 2021. The line-up reflects the UK’s reputation for outstanding talent across the musical spectrum, with acts ranging from pop to psych-rock to afro-futurism all performing. The British Music Embassy is brought to you by AIM, BBC, BPI, the Department for International Trade, PPL, PRS for Music, and PRS Foundation, with further support from ATC, media partner DIY Magazine and Belfast City Council. The British Music Embassy typically takes over a venue every year at SXSW in Austin, Texas, putting a spotlight on the best new music from around the UK. As the festival is online-only this year, the British Music Embassy has recorded live performances which can be watched on the SXSW portal. A selection of performances will also be made available after Easter for all to view on SXSW’s YouTube channel.The British Music Embassy also offers networking opportunities for those looking to build business connections around the world. For more details visit thebritishmusicembassy.com.The full British Music Embassy line-up for SXSW Online 2021 is:404 Guild / Afronaut Zu / Anna B Savage / Baby Queen / Beauty Sleep / Black Country, New Road / Chubby and The Gang / Connie Constance / Do Nothing / Drug Store Romeos / Ego Ella May / Enola Gay / Finn Askew / The Goa Express / IDER / Katy […] For more, go to: TheGirlsAtTheRockShow.com (Source)

Unique virtual performance captures a set Cross and his band recorded at Abbey Road Studios For more, check out: RollingStone.com (Source)

1992 punk albums, fastbacks, the offspring, l7, social distortion

The mood of 1992: “We won!” Nirvana’s Nevermind sold by the truckload hourly. All anyone could talk about was alternative rock and grunge. Record biz execs walked around that spring’s SXSW convention in Austin in floppy, artfully unwashed hair, just-purchased flannel shirts and ripped jeans. You’d pass a line of them in the parking lot […]

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South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference and Festivals has announced entrepreneur, political leader and bestselling author Stacey Abrams in a Keynote conversation with author N.K. Jemisin, along with a new round of Featured Speakers for SXSW Online (March 16 – 20, 2021), a premiere digital experience featuring Conference sessions, Music Festival showcases, Film Festival screenings, world-class networking, and the unexpected discoveries that are always a part of SXSW. “We’re truly excited about the remarkable range of creative talent and innovators that we’ve announced today as part of SXSW Online,” said Hugh Forrest, Chief Programming Officer. “In the 30 plus years of SXSW, we’ve showcased so […]

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All three films will have their world premiere at this year’s virtual event For more, check out: RollingStone.com (Source)

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