January 16, 2014 – Austin,Texas – The South by Southwest (SXSW) Music Festival is pleased to announce that SXSW Wristbands will be available online at wristbands.sxsw.com
beginning at 10:00 a.m. this morning. The SXSW Music Festival takes place Tuesday, March 11 – Sunday, March 16, 2014 on over 100 stages throughout central Austin with over 2000 regional, national and international bands performing.
Wristbands will be put on sale at the price of $169 (including tax) and will sell out quickly. Sales are limited to Austin area residents. All advance sales will be online. Individuals may purchase one wristband for themselves and one for another person whose name must be provided at the time of purchase. Online purchase requires a credit card with a billing zip code in the Austin area. A list of zip codes is available at wristbands.sxsw.com
Bands continue to be confirmed and the SXSW website is updated daily, but a tiny sample of bands include: Band of Skulls, Charli XCX, Russian Red, Action Bronson, Gary Numan, Blondie, HyunA,
Federico Aubele, Residual Kid, Black Milk, London Grammar, Talib Kweli, Cherub, Dum Dum Girls, Melissa Etheridge, Shakey Graves, Of Mice & Men, and Tinariwen. The schedule can be found at schedule.sxsw.com. For more information on SXSW, please go to www.sxsw.com.
SXSW is sponsored by Miller Lite, Sonicbids, Monster Energy, Esurance, Chevrolet, AT&T, IFC, and The Austin Chronicle.