Girl Band, Happyness, Hinds to play NME evening showcase at SXSW

Bands will play at Austin's The British Music Embassy/Latitude 30

Girl Band, Happyness and Hinds will play NME’s evening showcase at South By Southwest 2015.

NME and PRS For Music will host a night of live performances on Saturday March 21 at The British Music Embassy/Latitude 30. Other acts performing include Hector Bizerk, Ultimate Painting and Honeyblood. Further details can be found at the Facebook group for the event.

Last month, SXSW announced a third wave of artists performing at the Austin, Texas event on March 17-22, including Palma Violets, Best Coast, Kate Tempest, Catfish & The Bottlemen, Will Butler, and Leon Bridges. Circa Waves, Clean Bandit, Emmy the Great, Frankie & The Heartstrings, Kwabs, and THEESatisfaction are also on the bill. See a full list of all the invited artists scheduled to perform here.

Girl Band filmed an online tour diary for NME last year. The video, which you can watch via the link, features the Dublin band on the road.

The NME & PRS For Music present: Official SXSW Showcase will include:

8pm Honeyblood
9pm Ultimate Painting
10pm Hinds
11pm Happyness
12am Hector Bizerk
1am Girl Band