The Evolution Of The SXSW Music Festival

Musicians, bands and music lovers, are traveling across the country to meet up at the one place where all genres of music are accepted and praised. In Austin, Texas, one of the biggest world leading music and film festivals SXSW takes place annually where thousands attend to celebrate the beauty of music.

With not just the focus being on music at the festival, SXSW highlights filmmakers and gives them a chance to show off their cinema masterpieces as well. The film exhibit has held premieres for some of the highest box office selling movies like Bridesmaids, 21 Jump Street, and Academy Award winning film The Hurt Locker.

SXSW takes place this year from March 7th-16th. Check out the evolution of the festival above.