2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: SXSW FREE Spotlight Showcase!!! w/ Guest Pass


Wednesday, March 16
11:00PM - 11:00PM

Esther's Follies
525 E 6th St


Listen to Kiss Kiss


ELEL’s music, often described as “world pop,” is layered with swirling keyboards, guitars, horns, delicate percussion, and rollicking drums creating an infectious groove for the intimate and melodic vocals. Influenced by a range of artists from Paul Simon to Fela Kuti to Beach House, they utilize rolling rhythms rather than a traditional rock n’ roll back & forth, thus making their fresh and eclectic sound seamlessly float between the pop and indie scenes.

2015 has seen the band take their highly energetic live show on tour nationwide, including stops at SXSW, Treefort, MoPop and Pilgrimage festivals. In September, they were handpicked by Mike Birbiglia to perform their song "40 Watt" alongside Lena Dunham and Keegan Michael-Key in the upcoming film "Don't Think Twice".

ELEL ended 2015 back home in Nashville, putting the finishing touches on their forthcoming album and debuting lead single "Kiss Kiss". Follow up singl...

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