2016 Schedule

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

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

Chicano Batman

Saturday, March 19
1:00AM - 1:40AM

Maggie Mae's
323 E 6th St


Listen to Black Lipstick


Chicano Batman is a four-piece band from Los Angeles. The group draws their sound from a spectrum of influences ranging from psychedelia, soul, to Tropicalia. In homage to their favorite classic soul groups, the quartet uniforms their act in tailored suits with ruffled-tuxedo shirts from a thrift store near you.

Following a run of dates opening for Jack White on his Lazaretto tour, the band played last year's Coachella before hitting the road with Alabama Shakes. Along the way, the quartet's psych-soul -funk-latin and rock n' roll aesthetic has been highlighted by everyone from Rolling Stone, LA Times, Entertainment Weekly and Paste to The New York Times, Under The Radar and Noisey.

Chicano Batman recently released “Black Lipstick”, an organ soaked track featuring back up vocals by Saudia Yasmein. Originally set to be produced by Ikey Owens (Jack White, Mars Volta) before his unfortunate passing, the track was rec...

Show the rest

Hashtags: #sxsw #SXAmericas


Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Music Festival Wristband, Artist Wristband
Event Type
Los Angeles, CA
Thanks to our sponsors
Esurance Logo Mazda Logo Monster Energy Logo CapitalOne logo Bud Light logo McDonald's logo Austin Chronicle Logo
Music sponsor
Sonic Bids Logo Pandora Logo Marriott Rewards Logo
Interactive sponsor
Deloitte Digital Logo Ten-X Logo United Airlines Logo Samsung Logo