Several Irish Acts Set For SXSW 2014


Several Irish acts have been confirmed to play this year’s South By Southwest festival in Austin, Texas.

The annual U.S. showcase – now in its 28th year – will feature performances from Unknwn (above), Wonder Villains, RAMS’ Pocket Radio, Foy Vance, and from the south, September Girls, Heathers, Hozier, DOTTO Emperor, Wounds, The Strypes, The Young Folk and Nightbox.

Inaugurated in 1987, South by Southwest 2014 will run from March 11-16 and feature thousands of acts from across the world.

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