International supported six Welsh artists to attend South by Southwest (SXSW) Music and Media Conference, 7-16 March
2014, offering the unique convergence of original music, independent films, and
Artists invited to showcase and received funding from Wales Arts International were Sweet Baboo, Gulp, Until the Ribbon Breaks, and Save Your Breath. Straddling the
music and film section of the conference through WAI support were Gruff Rhys and Dylan Goch, who launched their
latest multimedia project, American Interior.
Cate Le Bon
and Mike Peters and the Alarm concluded the Welsh line-up of performers at SXSW
creative and professional growth alike, SXSW is the premier destination for
discovery with 18,200+ music delegates and 2,200+ bands showcasing from 55
countries on 100+ stages. Altogether, SXSW presents unmatched networking opportunities,
career-building conference programming and over 100 stages of music for
showcasing bands and conference attendees. SXSW Music is now in its 28th year.
information about SXSW visit: http://sxsw.com/