Add one more band to the list of big names playing SXSW: the Smashing Pumpkins will hit downtown Austin on Saturday, March 16th, for Red Bull’s showcase, Sound Select: 120 Hours. Also on the bill are the Sword and Girl in a Coma. The show will happen in downtown Austin, with the exact location being revealed the morning of the show via the Twitter handle @rbsoundselect. Tickets will be free.
The Pumpkins will kick off their U.S. tour supporting last year’s Oceania on April 29th in Melbourne, FL, part of a six-month world trek that hits Japan, Mexico and more.