The 12 Best Music Festivals Across the Globe
Your essential bucket-list guide to the twelve best music festivals. Get your groove on!
SXSW Music Festival – March, Texas
Austin, the “Live Music Capital of the World”, has more live music venues per capita in the nation, and stands out as a hotspot for some of the biggest music festivals. The South by Southwest (SXSW) Music and Media conference offers panels, trade shows and conference activities. They also put on a killer music festival called SXSW Music Festival, with hundreds of live performances once the Texas sun goes down. It takes place in mid-March when more than 30,000 music industry professionals and musicians attend six nights of performances in over 100 downtown venues, with a lineup featuring over two thousand acts from over sixty foreign countries.
Related: A Guide to Austin’s Best Festivals