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Full NPR South by Southwest Concert Schedule

R.E.M., My Morning Jacket, Vampire Weekend, Yo La Tengo

My Morning Jacket will perform with Yo La Tengo and The Whigs at the Austin Music Hall in Austin, Tex. hide caption

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NPR Music will webcast and broadcast four concert line-ups from the 2008 South by Southwest music festival on March 12, 13, and 14. The concerts, featuring 20 bands, will be webcast live on and broadcast live on stations across the U.S., including KUT, KEXP, The Current, WFUV, and WXPN. All concerts will be recorded and archived.

Come back to this page for more updated information. See a complete list of bands and times.

See a complete list of stations broadcasting the concerts.

All Times ET/CT and Subject to Change

Wed., March 12 (Stubbs)

9:00/8:00 p.m.: Johnathan Rice

10:00/9:00 p.m.: Summerbirds in the Cellar

11:00/10:00 p.m.: Papercranes

12:00 a.m./11:00 p.m.: Dead Confederate

1:00/12:00 a.m.: R.E.M.

Thurs., March 13 (Parish)

1:30/12:30 p.m.: Shout Out Louds

2:15/1:15 p.m.: Jens Lekman

3:00/2:00 p.m.: A.A. Bondy

3:30/2:30 p.m.: Yeasayer

4:15/3:15 p.m.: Bon Iver

5:00/4:00 p.m.: Vampire Weekend

Thurs., March 13 (Austin Music Hall)

9:15/8:15 p.m.: The Whigs

10:30/9:30 p.m.: Yo La Tengo

12:00 a.m./11:00 p.m.: My Morning Jacket

Fri., March 14 (Volume)

2:00/1:00 p.m.: The Weakerthans

3:00/2:00 p.m.: Kaki King

4:00/3:00 p.m.: Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin

5:00/4:00 p.m.: Liam Finn

6:00/5:00 p.m.: The Whigs

SXSW Broadcasts

(The following stations have indicated they may broadcast some or all concerts listed above, either live or at a later date. Please check with them directly for more current information. This list is subject to change.)

WXPN (Philadelphia, Pa.), KEXP (Seattle, Wash.), The Current (Minneappolis, Minn.), KUT (Austin, Tex.), WFUV (New York. N.Y.), WUKY (Lexington, Ky.), WFPK (Louisville, Ky.), WUGA (Athens, Ga.), WMPN (Jackson, Miss.), WRUR (Rochester, N.Y.), WBFO HD2 (Buffalo, N.Y.), WEXT (Amsterdam, N.Y.), WNCW (Spindale, N.C.), WNPR (Hartford, Conn.), WAER HD2 (Syracuse, N.Y.), KSUT (Durango, Colo.), KRCC (Colorado Springs, Colo.), KUSP (Santa Cruz, Calif.)

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