SXSWfm™ is the official streaming radio station for South By Southwest® (SXSW®). SXSWfm reflects the wide spectrum of sounds you can hear when you attend the SXSW Music Festival. It's all kinds of music from all over the world. In 2015, over 2,000 bands from 62 countries performed here in Austin, and we've been doing this since 1987, so you'll also hear legendary performers from throughout the history of SXSW. Each week specialty show hosts focus on genres and/or regions such as hip-hop, Americana, electronic dance music, indie/psyche rock and the Austin music scene.