‘Music From Ireland’ Previews Their SXSW Showcase With A Playlist Of Irish Indie Pop, Rock And More (Exclusive)

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At South By Southwest, Music From Ireland will be advocating for St Patrick’s Day to be transformed into a two-day festival that celebrates all things Irish. The organization will be taking part in the SXSW Music Festival on March 16 at The Velveeta Room, setting up an official showcase that will introduce fans in Austin, Texas to a collection of dynamic acts hailing from the Emerald Isle. The following day, March 17, Music From Ireland will host a full Irish breakfast at the SXSW showcase at The Dead Rabbit, bringing you not one, but two chance to see the best that Ireland has to offer.

Starting things Thursday at 8 p.m. est M(h)aol, an intersectional five-piece that “challenges the male-dominated climate of the post-punk genre,” according to their website. The band – who released their debut album, gender studiesin 2022 — created buzz with tours across Europe and supporting Shellac on their Irish tour dates. At 9 pm, modern love will bring their indie-pop anthems to the stage at Velveeta Hall, wowing audiences with their heartfelt, heartfelt and honest songs.

With the rich history of Irish folk music, Ailbhe Reddy continued that tradition with his modern take, striking “emotional chords with his relatable lyricism and uniquely tender voice”. The March 16 show takes place one day before the release of Endless affair, his second album. She will play at 10 p.m., an hour before Sorcha Richardson. Sorcha drew comparisons with Phoebe Bridger And Julien Boulanger (which means that if boygeny needs someone to join Lucy Dacusthey don’t need to look far.) The Dublin artist released Smile like an idiot in 2022 and takes his music all over Europe. Now Austin, Texas is getting a taste of its Rockin’ Road Trip.

When the clock strikes 12 o’clock, The stripe take the stage. The foursome have been on the road in the United States and Canada throughout March, and their tour will take them to SXSW. Punchy rock with a hint of metal and more than a touch of distinct Irish flair. The music will probably have you running through a brick wall with a smile on your face – but don’t do any structural damage until the end. Silver backs closes the first night. The art-rock quintet comes out Archival documents in 2022 and grew up with his catchy and infectious music.

The following day, the Full Irish Breakfast sees these artists perform in the early afternoon, as well as Aoife Nessa Frances, someone’s child, Lauren Anne, waste drawerAnd milk.

“With all of our international business through Music From Ireland, we rely on expertise in the booking policy of the event itself,” Angela Dorgan, CEO of First Music Contact/Music From Ireland, says HL. “In the case of most artists selected to play SXSW 2023, the SX music team selects from a mix of artist nominations and artists they would see and/or meet at our own showcase. and annual Ireland Music Week conference that Dev Sherlock of their music team is in attendance.

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