Who founded SXSW?

South by Southwest
Inaugurated 1987
Founders Roland Swenson, Louis Jay Meyers, Louis Black, Nick Barbaro
Next event March 2023
Attendance SXSW Music: 28,119 SXSW Interactive: 30,621 SXSW Film: 16,297 SXSW EDU: 4,260 Other Exhibits/Parties: 152,000

Will SXSW 2022 be in person?

SXSW 2022 is both in-person and online, simultaneously, for the first time.

When did SXSW first start?

March 1987South by Southwest / First event date


South by Southwest® dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals. Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW® is best known for its conference and festivals that celebrate the convergence of tech, film, music, education, and culture.

How many artists perform at SXSW?

SXSW has announced the full list of over 1,400 artists scheduled to perform on 79 stages, as well as numerous music industry professionals who will be participating in the SXSW Conference.

Who performed SXSW?

Albi X, Attalie, Bairi, Chris Patrick, CIFIKA, Coogie, Cymande, Hannah Jadagu, IAN SWEET, Jackie Venson, Jon Dee Graham, Kalpee, Kosha Dillz, LAUNDRY DAY, Madison McFerrin, Miro Shot, Moonchild Sanelly, Papazian, Sloppy Jane, Thee Phantom & The Illharmonic Orchestra, Ural Thomas and the Pain, William Harries Graham and …

Is South by Southwest in-person?

Ready or not, South by Southwest is back. The big picture: Friday marks the return of the first in-person SXSW in three years, and while festival organizers have said attendance is down compared to 2019, Austinites can expect downtown to feel, well, normal as spring break and SXSW collide.

Is SXSW 2022 Virtual?

South by Southwest will return to Austin next year with an in-person film festival, but the online experience will also be returning in 2022.

Who is headlining South by Southwest?

SXSW 2022: Shawn Mendes, Young Thug, Kygo headline concerts.

How old is SXSW?

Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW has emerged as the premier destination for creatives across the globe. Travel back to its origin and flip through the years of speakers, artists, filmmakers, and more in our interactive history timeline.

Will there be a SXSW 2021?

SXSW Online 2021 is here! From March 16-20, experience Conference sessions and Keynotes, Music Festival showcases, Film Festival screenings*, the Creative Industries Exhibition, networking opportunities, and more – all coming to you via web, mobile, and connected TV apps for a dynamic viewing experience.

How do I submit to perform at Rolling loud?

You need to go to: http://www.rollingloud.com/media and fill out the application there. Please fill out form completely in order to be considered as official attending press for Rolling Loud Miami 2022, on July 22-24. Filling out this form DOES NOT guarantee your application will be approved.