In partnership with

PICS: Local musos arrive in the US for the SXSW Music Festival

2017-03-13 15:03

Cape Town – Jesse Clegg and Diamond Thug have arrived in the US where they will be performing at the SXSW Music Festival.

The SXSW Music Festival is one of the largest and most influential global music industry events of the year, taking place from 10-19 March in Austin, Texas.

Jesse Clegg took to his Instagram account and shared snaps of him in Nashville where he is busy rehearsing with his band for their SXSW gig.

See his snaps here:

Springtime in Nashville?! ?? #snow #whiteout #Nashville #spring

A post shared by Jesse Clegg (@jesseclegg) on

Nashville rehearsals at SoundCheck. #LiveMusic #SXSW #rehearsals #Nashville

A post shared by Jesse Clegg (@jesseclegg) on

Diamond Thug, who ran a crowdfunding campaign to help them get to the SXSW festival after winning a competition, also shared a pic from the US on their Instagram account over the weekend.

Welcome to the Lone Star State! ????: @tourmalineberg • • • #DTdoesTexas #sxsw #ontour #america #usa #texas

A post shared by Diamond Thug (@diamondthugband) on

Catch these local acts at the following venues at the SXSW Music Festival:

READ NEXT: Gareth Cliff is living the best life on his trip to Texas

Read more on:    sxsw  |  music  |  local music

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.