South x San Jose brings free shows to South Congress again

Ben Hopkins and his band Pwr Bttm will play Saturday at South x San Jose. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN 2016

One of Austinites’ favorite South by Southwest side events is the annual South x San Jose event in the parking lot of the Hotel San Jose on South Congress. This year’s event is now set for March 15-18, with performers including Hurray for the Riff Raff, Temples, Sara Watkins, Pwr Bttm, Khruangbin and Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears.

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The shows, which are free, begin at noon. Time slots for each act have not yet been announced, but here’s the full list of who’s playing:

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15

  • Barbara Lynn
  • Sara Watkins
  • Chastity Belt
  • Allison Crutchfield
  • Jay Som
  • Dove & the Wolf
  • Emily Gimble

THURSDAY, MARCH 16

  • Temples
  • Drums
  • Lemon Twigs
  • The Big Moon
  • Nick Hakim
  • Savoy Motel
  • High Up

FRIDAY, MARCH 17

  • Hurray for the Riff Raff
  • Spiral Stairs
  • Downtown Boys
  • Tribu Baharu
  • Dexateens
  • Deslondes
  • Valley Queen
  • Tender Things

SATURDAY, MARCH 18

  • Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears
  • Merchandise
  • Cherry Glazerr
  • Pwr Bttm
  • Khruangbin
  • Ron Gallo
  • Slow Dancer
  • Peterson Brothers Band

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