SXSW can be a tough time. Either you're geared up with your wristband and ready to face the music, or you're stuck in musical purgatory, looking for every chance you can to catch your favorite bands for free. Well regardless of what camp you're in, the KGSR on-air staff is here to help.
Here's Barbara Jo, with her picks:
8pm - Butch and Rory Hancock
9pm- Jimmie Dale and Colin Gilmore
10p - Jon D and William Graham
11p -Welch Family ( Kevin, Dustin & Savannah)
12p- Terry, Bukka and Bale Allen
1 am- Cody, Willy, Gary & Mickey Braun
Austin Music Hall- Austin Music Awards:
Best opportunity to see the most local artists in one place on one night!
Wild Seeds, Grupo Fantasma, Ben Kweller, the Trishas, Bill Carter
Playing in Traffic Records Day Party:
Whole Foods Market Rooftop Patio
Los Lonely Boys
Daptone Records Showcase -
Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings
Waterloo Records -
2pm- Richard Thompson
3pm - Billy Bragg
5pm - the Mavericks
6pm- Emmy Lou & Rodney Crowell
Waterloo Records at noon: the Zombies
Rachel Ray party at Stubbs- all afternoon
Threadgills: 4pm Willie Nile Showcase for Folk Alliance
ACL Live - John Fogerty!
Ian Maclagan & the Bump Band- Dog and Duck Pub - all afternoon
Vampire Weekend Austin City Limits taping - ACL Live
Monday - noon- Wallflowers at KGSR - If I am still alive and able to walk.