Thursday, December 6, 2012 , Updated 2:40 p.m., January 10, 2013
UPDATED: DFW bands slated to play SXSW in early lineup announcement
This year is our year, we know it.
Even though SXSW is still months away, band announcements are trickling in -- and Dallas-Fort Worth bands are already making an impact on the globally-known festival. An eclectic mix of groups from all over the area are slated to play the Austin festival March 12-17.
Get to know some of these local artists beforehand so you can catch them at the fest. Click on the links below to read more about the bands.
- Somebody's Darling – country – Dallas
- Blackstone Rangers – rock – Dallas
- Ronnie Fauss – country – Dallas
- The Relatives – gospel – Dallas
- Tedashii – Christian rap – Denton
- Sarah Jaffe – indie rock – Denton
- Complete – rock – Fort Worth
- K.O. Boyz – rap – Dallas
- Midlake – rock – Denton
- Hudson Moore – country – Fort Worth
- OMG & Shockwave – dubstep – Dallas
- Snow tha Product – hip-hop – Dallas
- Sore Losers – hip-hop – Dallas
- Jessie Frye – pop – Denton
- The Longshots – rock – Fort Worth
- Madras – singer/songwriter – Fort Worth
- The Orbans – rock – Fort Worth
- Quaker City Night Hawks – rock – Fort Worth
- Skeleton Coast – indie rock – Fort Worth
- Wo Fat – rock – Dallas
- Conner Youngblood – DJ – Dallas
- Yung Nation – rap – Dallas
- Dorrough Music – hip-hop – Dallas
See the full list of bands announced for SXSW 2013 so far here.
Editor's note: We'll continually update this list as more bands are announced.