How to apply to perform at SXSW in 2015!

After receiving this question from a few artists, bands and comedians; we had to let you all know as early as possible, “How to apply to perform at SXSW in 2015!”

To make this an easy read, we’ve made some two short lists to remember:

  1. Deadlines to Remember
  2. How to Register

Dates to Remember:

  • Submissions Platform Opened – July 8, 2014
  • Discounted Fee Until – September 12, 2014
  • Final Application Deadline – October 10, 2014
  • Status Notification from SXSW – January 23rd, 2015

How to Register:

  • Create or Update your EPK via
  • Apply to SXSW 2015 for $35 until September 12th
  • Apply to SXSW 2015 for $45 until October 10th

SXSW will…

  • “Use your Sonicbids Electronic Press Kit (EPK™) to listen to your music or comedy, read your bio, check out photos and in general review your materials, including press links.” –


  • Those who submit a thorough and accurate EPK™ will fair better in the evaluation process.



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