20 Must See Artists at SXSW 2019

SXSW is a week long music festival that takes place in Austin, TX across multiple venues comprised of thousands of artists. Below is a list of 20 must see artists at this year’s SXSW.

Cautious Clay

Genre: R&B/Soul

From: Brooklyn, NY

When/Where: March 11 @ Augustine, March 12th @ Elysium, and March 13th @ Cheer Up Charlies

Omar Apollo

Genre: R&B

From: Hobart, IN

When/Where: TBA

Kevin George

Genre: Hiphop/Rap

From: Stamford, CT

When/Where: TBA


Genre: Rock

From: Athens, Greece

When/Where: March 13th @ The Hideout


Genre: Bubblegum Pop

From: Glasgow, UK

When/Where: March 12th @ Latitude 30, March 13th @ Hotel Vegas


Genre: Hiphop/Rap/Electronic

From: Seoul, South Korea

When/Where: March 13th @ ACL Live

Ambar Lucid

Genre: Indie Rock

From: New Jersey

When/Where: March 12th @ Elysium

Tierra Whack

Genre: Hiphop/Rap

From: Philadelphia, PA

When/Where: March 13th @ Container Bar


Genre: Soul

From: Tyler, TX

When/Where: TBA


Genre: Electronic/Dream Pop

From: Grand Rapids, MI

When/Where: TBA

Jacob Banks

Genre: R&B/Soul

From: Nigeria

When/Where: Capital One House @ Antone’s Date/Time TBA


Genre: Alternative Punk

From: Milwaukee, WI

When/Where: March 15th @ Barracuda

Kai Exos

Genre: Neo Soul

From: Toronto, Ontario

When/Where: March 14th @ Parker Jazz Club

Ivy Sole

Genre: R&B

From: Charlotte, NC

When/Where: March 14th @ Empire

Bishop Briggs
Genre: Indie Pop/Indie Rock

From: London, England

When/Where: Capital One House @ Antone’s Date/Time TBA

Megan Thee Stallion

Genre: Rap/Hiphop

From: Houston, TX

When/Where: March 14th @ Cheer Up Charlies

Phony Ppl

Genre: Neo Soul

From: Brooklyn, NY

When/Where: TBA


Genre: Rap/R&B

From: Brooklyn, NY

When/Where: March 13th @ Bangers, March 14th @ Cheer Up Charlies

Rico Nasty

Genre: Rap

From: New York, NY

When/Where: March 12th @ The Main


Genre: Pop

From: Richmond, VA

When/Where: March 12th @ Mohawk Indoor