Mar 06, 2024

Discover: 103 gigmit Acts Booked for SXSW 2024

It’s that time of the year again – where creativity, innovation, and sheer musical brilliance converge. Yes, you guessed it right! South by Southwest (SXSW) 2024 is just around the corner, set to electrify Austin, Texas, from March 8th to March 17th. And guess what? This year, the spotlight shines brighter than ever on the incredible talent! We present you the 103 gigmit acts who have been booked this year! 

Why SXSW 2024 Matters

For any aspiring artist, landing a slot at SXSW is akin to unlocking the Holy Grail of opportunities. But why, you ask? Picture this: a melting pot of industry insiders, A&R scouts, promoters, and die-hard fans – all converging in one bustling city, fueled by an insatiable hunger for new sounds and undiscovered gems. This isn’t just any festival; it’s a launchpad to stardom, a gateway to global recognition.

Take, for instance, the illustrious journeys of acts like HAIM, Anderson .Paak, and Billie Eilish – all once humble performers gracing the stages of SXSW. Fast-forward to today, and they’ve skyrocketed to international acclaim, wielding Grammys and headlining arenas. Their SXSW performances weren’t just gigs; they were seismic moments that catalyzed their rise.

gigmit Recommends: 103 Unmissable Artists

But let’s focus on what’s happening now. With over 1,200 artists performing at SXSW, it can feel overwhelming. That’s why we’ve made a list of the top acts you don’t want to miss this year! Here’s the scoop: SXSW has chosen 103 awesome gigmit acts to perform, and we want to give them a big thumbs-up!

Now to the list: 

Jazz Acts

Allan Harris (schedule) | Maria Chiara Argirò (schedule)

Rock Acts

Ada Oda (schedule) | Altameda (schedule) | Annie Taylor (schedule) | BALTHVS (schedule) | China Bears (schedule) | Corridor (schedule) | Dream Nails (schedule) | Fire EX. (schedule) | Grimelda (schedule) | Hollows (schedule) | HotWax (schedule) | La Sécurité (schedule) | Las Fokin Biches (schedule) | Los Premios (schedule) | Lottery Winners (schedule) | Lucy Kruger & The Lost Boys (schedule) | Mary Shelley (schedule) | Meteor Airlines (schedule) | Minas (schedule) | Myrkvi (schedule) | PAPISA (schedule) | PET NEEDS (schedule) | Reality Club (schedule) |  Se So Neon (schedule) | Soraia (schedule) | SPRINTS (schedule) | Stuck in the Sound (schedule) | The Courettes (schedule) | The Manatees (schedule) | The New Eves (schedule) | The Silver Lines (schedule) | The Vices (schedule) | Tiger! Shit! Tiger! Tiger! (schedule) | Tough On Fridays (schedule) | Tramhaus (schedule) | Yo Diablo (schedule)

Alternative Acts

Adaline (schedule) | Airu (schedule) | Blushing (schedule) | Bodega (schedule) | Brie Stoner (schedule) | Chartreuse (schedule) | CURRLS (schedule) | Deer Park Avenue (schedule) | Do Nothing (schedule) | Half Dream (schedule) | HMS Morris (schedule) | Hot Garbage (schedule) | Jamie-Lee Dimes (schedule) | Janette King (schedule) | Le Couleur (schedule) | Living Hour (schedule) | Madeleine Mayi (schedule) | MAUVEY (schedule) | Sofi Paez (schedule)

Pop Acts

Discovery Zone (schedule) | Ellie Bleach (schedule) | Hause Plants (schedule) | Holiday Ghosts (schedule) | Laveda (schedule) | Lucky Lo (schedule) | Porij (schedule) | Reevah (schedule) | Winona Forever (schedule) | Wyldest (schedule)

Electronic Acts

ÄTNA (schedule) |  Bad Tuner (schedule) | Grandbrothers (schedule) | HIEN (schedule) | Minimal Schlager (schedule) | Moritz Simon Geist (schedule) | Supermcn4sty (schedule)

Hip Hop Acts

Big zeeks (schedule) | CHAII (schedule) | Chiedu Oraka (schedule) | Crae Wolf (schedule) | Dyce (schedule) | East Nasa (schedule) | L E M F R E C K (schedule) | Mike Melinoe (schedule) | Super Duty Tough Work (schedule)

R&B / Soul Acts

BODUR (schedule) | Izo FitzRoy (schedule) | Jazzbois (schedule) | Jeannel (schedule) | Mami Mia (schedule) | Sophia Galaté (schedule) | Susan Carol (schedule) | Vincent Darby (schedule) | Zitah (schedule)

Reggae Acts

Aleighcia Scott (schedule)

Folk / Singer-Songwriter Acts

Carla Geneve (schedule) | Chance Emerson (schedule) | Gavin James (schedule) | James Smith (schedule) | Alexander Biggs (schedule) | Karl Vento (schedule) | Marissa Burwell (schedule) | Paisley Fields (schedule) | SKINNY LISTER (schedule) | Vulva Voce (schedule)


To make it easier for you to find your favourite artists, we’ve made a playlist packed with great tunes – all genres included! Check it out here: SXSW 2024 Playlist!

Find Your Way at SXSW 2024

And if you’re going to the event, we’ve created a map showing where these must-see artists will be performing. Get ready for a fantastic musical journey! Check out the map here: Map of Unmissable Artists!

We want to wish all performing acts GOOD LUCK for your performances! We sincerely hope that this edition of SXSW will help to build long-lasting connections, and kickstart your career!

If you are attending the event, we wish you a lot of fun, amazing music discoveries, and successful networking sessions!

And finally, if you are not taking part this year, we hope to bring you a bit of the excitement through our playlist

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