March 12, 2014; Washington, D.C. – Listen up, Little Monsters! As part of its schedule of can't-miss coverage and events from Austin, NPR Music offers a live worldwide webcast and broadcast of Lady Gaga's keynote from the South by Southwest Music and Media Conference and Festival on Friday, March 14, at 11AM (CT).
The entire event streams live at the NPR Music site and at SXSW.com. This is the third consecutive year NPR Music has made the SXSW music keynote – one of the most highly-anticipated events at the festival – available to everyone, everywhere, with Lady Gaga joining previous keynote presentations on the NPR Music site from Dave Grohl and Bruce Springsteen.
In its seventh trip to SXSW, NPR Music also presents an incredible line-up for its official SXSW showcase at Stubb's tonight, beginning at 7:50PM (CT), and featuring Damon Albarn, St. Vincent, Kelis, Eagulls and Perfect Pussy. For a full list of NPR Music events at SXSW and complete coverage, visit npr.org/sxsw.
Since 2008, NPR Music and stations have broadcast and webcast a slew of concerts from SXSW, introducing audiences to Bon Iver, Vampire Weekend, K'Naan, Sleigh Bells and Alabama Shakes, alongside REM, Fiona Apple, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Nick Cave. Past concerts, along with artist interviews, live audio and video performance sessions are archived at npr.org/sxsw. NPR Music collaborates with NPR's newsmagazines, public radio Member stations and the passionate NPR community to celebrate great music in every genre.
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