Austin's stellar showcase festival, South by South West, have now released their online music, film and interactive schedule for 2012. The festival, to take place from March 9-18 this year, already boasts a huge line-up of International artists, as well as an impressive array of Australian acts. With the schedule now online, even more new names have been revealed to join the insane line-up. Some of the artists set to perform alongside the likes of Jonti, Kimbra, and the Twerps include:
Lana Del Rey, Best Coast, Chairlift, A$AP Rocky, Grimes, Charli XCX, Zola Jesus, Oneohtrix Point Never, Youth Lagoon, Mr. Muthafuckin eXquire, the War on Drugs, Cities Aviv, Nicolas Jaar, the Magnetic Fields, Matthew Dear, Bear in Heaven, the Men, Nguzunguzu, Purity Ring, Kreayshawn, Nite Jewel, Of Montreal, Peaking Lights, SBTRKT, Thundercat, Built to Spill, M. Ward.
The event's keynote speaker is also in place and will be none other than Bruce Springsteen!
On the topic of A$AP Rocky though, he's really very funny and also has a new song on the internetz. It's called 'Celebration' and it features references to haters and buying his mum a condo at age 21. Sweet!
It's pretty extensive; can you handle it?: The remainder of the SXSW 2012 line-up is over here.
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