FRANCE ROCKS AUSTIN @ SXSW 2016
BUREAU EXPORT PRESENTS THE NEXT WAVE OF FRENCH TALENT
MARCH 15 – 20, 2016 IN AUSTIN, TEXAS
French Bands @ SXSW include: FAKEAR – COCOROSIE – L.E.J – MARINA KAYE – ALICE ON THE ROOF – ELIDA ALMEIDA – JOON MOON – KLINGANDE – SCARECROW – TALISCO – LYS – The Blind Suns – Chunk, No Captain Chunk ! – Daniel Antopolsky – Hooka Hey – Indolore
FRENCH TECH LUNCH
Free drinks, food and swag
Keynotes by Simon Gillham, President of Vivendi Village; Fabrice Sergent, CEO of Bandsintown; Alexandre Panizzoli of Devialet
TUESDAY MARCH 15TH 2016, 12PM – 3PM
Brush Square Park – 409 East 5th Street
Fakear – Talisco
FRENCH TECH, BUREAU EXPORT / FRANCE ROCKS SHOWCASE
TUESDAY MARCH 15TH 2016, 8PM – 2AM
Trinity Hall – 401 East 6th Street
Hooka Hey – Joon Moon – Alice on the Roof – Talisco – Marina Kaye – Fakear
BUREAU EXPORT / FRANCE ROCKS SHOWCASE
THURSDAY MARCH 17TH, 8PM – 2AM
Central Presbyterian Church – 200 E 8th St
Indolore – Lys – Scarecrow – L.E.J. – CocoRosie – Marina Kaye
Supporting French music artists in the US for 20+ years, Bureau Export returns to SXSW this yearwith an intoxicating lineup featuring several household names in France ready to break through to U.S. audiences.
France Rocks is organizing at least three showcases at SXSW 2016, including a Lunch with French Tech at Brush Square Park on Tuesday March 15th, a showcase that evening at Trinity Hall on 6th St, and a Thursday evening showcase at Central Presbyterian Church.
“This is an exciting year in French music,” says Michele Amar, director of Bureauexport New York, “The French artists who are performing at SXSW offer a stellar glimpse of the innovation and diversity of the current music scene in France. Music fans, professionals, and fellow musicians are going to be in for a treat.”
In the past, France Rocks has hosted many acts going on to great international visibility, including Stromae, Christine and the Queens, Yelle, Ibeyi, La Femme, Yan Wagner, Revolver, Hindi Zahra and many more.
Full Program & Free Sampler: www.francerocks.com/austin2016
YouTube Playlist here: http://bit.ly/1Qq8sna