Registrations for SXSW 2016 tickets and passes have begun. The festival takes places in various venues around Austin, Texas from 15th to 20th March next year, marking its 30th interation. A Music Badge, enabling you to see all the musics, will cost you $695 – check the SXSW site for details or to register/purchase.

An initial lineup has also been announced, which is as follows:

  • Alex G
  • Anamanaguchi
  • Bee's Gnees
  • Beverly
  • Birdy Nam Nam
  • Birthmark
  • Bombino
  • Caveman
  • Crystal Castles
  • Dash Rip Rock
  • David Wax Museum
  • Dirty Fences
  • Fear of Men
  • Guerilla Toss
  • Har Mar Superstar
  • Hinds
  • Hælos
  • Into It. Over It.
  • Is Tropical
  • Joan of Arc
  • MC Lars
  • Micachu and the Shapes
  • Mr Muthafuckin Exquire
  • Okraa
  • Owen
  • Pup
  • Prince Rama
  • Pure Bathing Culture
  • Quiet Life
  • Son Little
  • The Kickback
  • Waco Brothers
  • Wildhoney
  • Womps
  • Xylø
  • Yarn
  • Yuck