Jad Fair and The Placebos

Jad Fair is an American singer, guitarist, graphic artist, and founding member of lo-fi alternative rock group Half Japanese.

Besides Half Japanese, Fair performs and records as a solo artist, and collaborates with artists such as Terry Adams, Kramer, Norman Blake, Kevin Blechdom, Isobel Campbell, Eugene Chadbourne, DQE, Steve Fisk, Fred Frith, God Is My Co-Pilot, Richard Hell, Daniel Johnston, J. Mascis, Jason Willett, Monster Party, Weird Paul Petroskey, R. Stevie Moore, Thurston Moore, The Pastels, Phono-Comb, Steve Shelley, Strobe Talbot, Teenage Fanclub, The Tinklers, Moe Tucker, Bill Wells, Jason Willett, Adult Rodeo, Lumberob, Yo La Tengo, and John Zorn.

Jad will playing sxsw 2023 with the The Placebos; drummer Cheryl Tepper and guitarist Brian Birzer.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Events featuring Jad Fair and The Placebos

Mar 16, 2023
7:00pm — 7:30pm
Presented by
Fire Records
Mar 17, 2023
10:20pm — 11:00pm
Presented by
Kill Rock Stars
Austin, TX
Avant / Experimental