ATL MEETS ATX This SXSW, two of the biggest forces in underground hip hop unite to bring Austin one of the dopest indie showcases of the year as ATLANTA meets AUSTIN at Spider House Ballroom. Schedule: 4 - 6 PM: LIVE PERFORMANCES 5 PM: OPEN MIC SIGN-UP BEGIN* 6 - 8 PM: OPEN MIC 8 - 10 PM: PRODUCER ROUNDTABLE SHOWCASE 10 PM - 12 AM: LIVE PERFORMANCES *SIGN UP FOR OPEN MIC WILL BEGIN AT 5 PM ON THE PATIO AT SPIDER HOUSE | FIRST COME-FIRST SERVE BASIS | NO RESERVATIONS ∆ Presented by Austin Mic Exchange (ATX) and Savage Fam (ATL) ∆ Featuring... EMCEES: B Russ (ATL) N∆TE (ATX) Clay James (ATL) Demi (ATX) MICXSIC (ATL) Phene (ATL) Jae Jax (ATX) Civil Writes (ATL) Sean Human (ATX) PRODUCERS: Ruler Why (ATX) Marcotiks (ATL) Marcel TG (ATX) Higgy (ATL) HADES (ATX) Reggie Rock (ATL) Mikulak (ATX) Hannibal the Beat Animal (ATL) -- About the organizers: Austin Mic Exchange (AMX) is an event company in Austin, Texas founded with the purpose of building and expanding the Austin hip hop scene. Established in 2012, AMX began as an weekly open mic (still running), and has since branched off into multiple events across the city, most notably the Weird City Hip Hop Festival, the first of its kind in the Live Music Capitol. Awarded with a "Best of Austin" award in 2014 from the Austin Chronicle, Austin Mic Exchange continually works to develop opportunities for the often overlooked talent in Austin. Savage Fam PRO is one of Atlanta Georgia's most admired and respected indie entertainment upstarts in recent years. Originally founded by artist and CEO MICXSIC (Mike Sick) and friends, Savage Fam is a self released music imprint an event production and brand development company. In-house productions include the Atlanta staples', 'The Freestyle Experiment' an all genre open-mic blending live & electronic music elements with on the spot creativity and 'The Bar Exam' Atlanta's definitive talent competition and showcase. Both of which take place monthly at the legendary Apache Cafe in Atlanta. Savage Fam also curates stages annually at A3C Festival in Atlanta. The worlds biggest Hip-Hop Festival.