Charlie Mars at Four Seasons

Four Seasons Hotel Austin is once again teaming up with local radio station 90.5 KUT-FM to present morning broadcasts featuring live music and interviews with several of South-by-Southwest’s hottest acts. Scheduled to take place Wednesday, March 14 through Saturday, March 17, the morning broadcasts during SXSW have been a tradition for 14 years.

Locals and out-of-towners alike are invited to enjoy this intimate Austin music experience, which in 2012 will feature the following performers. Each act will perform for a minimum of 30 minutes, giving attendees unprecedented access to many of this year’s festival favorites.

Wednesday, March 14 (7 – 11am)
Lost in the Trees, Grace Woodroofe, M. Ward, Cotton Mather

Thursday, March 15 (7 – 11am)
Kat Edmonson, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Jimmy Cliff, Punch Brothers

Friday, March 16 (7 – 11am)
Ruthie Foster, Motopony, James Mercer, Trampled by Turtles, Nneka

Saturday, March 17 (8am – 12noon)
Sons of Fathers, Glen Hansard, Justin Townes Earle, Nada Surf

Whether you want more live music listening opportunities or simply to experience the festival without all the fuss, the broadcasts are an incredible bargain at just $10 per person. Each entry fee includes a breakfast taco and unlimited coffee, and all proceeds benefit the Seton Shivers Cancer Center.

For more information, please call (512) 685-8048 or send an email.

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