Nine more Melbourne acts invited to SXSW

Nine Melbourne acts were announced among 498 others from around the world who are the latest to be invited to play South By Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, Texas.

Altogether 2000 acts will play between Monday March 13 and Sunday March 19.


The Melbourne contingent is made up of Slum Sociable, Sui Zhen, Japanese Wallpaper, Tim Wheatley, Slow Dancer, The Elliotts, WILSN, Woodes and Totally Mild.


Other Australian acts who passed the muster were Tkay Maidza (Adelaide), All Our Exes Live In Texas (Sydney), The Rumjacks (Sydney), Cameron Avery (Perth), Starley (Sydney), Beth Brown (Newcastle), Food Court (Sydney), Black Rheno (Sydney), The Coconut Kids (Adelaide), Castlecomer (Sydney) and ELSZ (Sydney).


SXSW goes down in Austin, Texas from March 13 - March 19.