February 20, 2015 —
• More Than Two-Dozen Artists Confirmed, Including Future Islands, Portugal. The Man, Surfer Blood, The Vaccines, Charles Bradley, Elliphant, MS MR, Mew and more
• Set for March 17 – 19 at Clive Bar as Part of the Culture Collide on Rainey Street Events
• Open to All SXSW Attendees and Badge Holders Who RSVP at music.StubHub.com/SXSW
San Francisco – StubHub, the world’s largest ticket marketplace, today announced “The StubHub Music Experience,” a three-day showcase at the South by Southwest (SXSW) music festival on March 17, 18 and 19. Hosted at Clive Bar, the lineup will feature an eclectic mix of 28 well-known and emerging artists, including headliners Future Islands, Portugal. The Man and The Vaccines, as well as Surfer Blood, The Mowgli’s, Charles Bradley, The Dodos, MS MR, San Fermin, Mew and many others. Festival attendees must RSVP for daytime sessions in advance at music.StubHub.com/SXSW. Fans who download the StubHub Music concert discovery iOS app (or the StubHub app for Android users) will also have access to expedited or preferred entry into the venue for daytime and evening performances, as well as exclusive interviews and artist-recommended shows.
Beginning at 2 p.m. each day and continuing throughout the evening, The StubHub Music Experience will provide fans with more than 10 hours worth of musical talent from around the world, while enjoying the indoor and outdoor setting at one of Austin’s most iconic venues. Leading into and throughout SXSW, the StubHub Music app will have a special SXSW news section, offering attendees exclusive features, including interviews and videos with artists appearing at The StubHub Music Experience. To help fans discover some of the most buzzworthy acts, bars, restaurants and hot spots around SXSW and Austin, the app will also share artist recommendations and insider tips that can’t be missed. When fans come by The StubHub Music Experience, music curators will be on hand to showcase the perks of having the StubHub Music app at their fingertips to help guide attendees’ SXSW experiences. With the help of the app, these app experts will help curate fans’ personal SXSW concert itineraries based on their music preferences and favorite venues, giving fans a chance to discover even more music in this rich, live concert environment.
StubHub Music syncs with users’ music libraries to make personalized recommendations of local live events based on their music preferences and helps fans discover other similar acts and events. To download the StubHub Music app, please visit the iTunes App Store. To access The StubHub Music Experience content for SXSW on Android or desktop, visit music.StubHub.com/SXSW.
SXSW Schedule: The StubHub Music Experience
Location: Clive Bar – 609 Davis St., Austin, TX 78701
2 p.m. Irontom
3 p.m. The Lonely Wild
4 p.m. The Delta Riggs
5 p.m. Cathedrals
6 p.m. Surfer Blood
2 p.m. Max Jury
3 p.m. Hamish Anderson
4 p.m. VÉRITÉ
5 p.m. Kopecky
6 p.m. The Dodos
2 p.m. Dorothy
3 p.m. The Family Crest
4 p.m. Jared & The Mill
5 p.m. Beat Connection
6 p.m. Urban Cone
StubHub is the world’s largest ticket marketplace, enabling fans to buy and sell tickets to tens of thousands of sports, concert, theater and other live entertainment events. StubHub reinvented the ticket resale market in 2000 and continues to lead it through innovation. The company’s unique online marketplace, dedicated solely to tickets, provides all fans the choice to buy or sell their tickets in a safe, convenient and highly reliable environment. All transactions are processed and delivered by StubHub and backed by the company’s FanProtect ™Guarantee. Company partners include the Ottawa Senators and the Rogers Cup Tennis tournament, along with over 60 teams in the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS and NCAA, complemented with companies such as ESPN, AEG, Tickets.com, and Paciolan.
StubHub is an eBay company (NASDAQ: EBAY). For more information on StubHub, visit StubHub.com, Twitter.com/StubHub, Facebook.com/StubHub, or YouTube.com/StubHub.
Jessica Erskine | StubHub | 818.618.8244 | jerskine@StubHub.com