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NO CEILINGS SXSW: D.R.A.M., Desiigner, Hinds + more, presented by Pigeons & Planes and Staple

March 9, 2016 8:03 pm




Free for SXSW badge holders

Pigeons and Planes and Staple Pigeon’s tastemaking concert series, No Ceilings returns to Austin’s SXSW for the second year on Friday, March 18th at The Main II, featuring a stellar, musically diverse international lineup headlined D.R.A.M.. The showcase also features “Panda” rapper Desiigner, Chicago’s Smino, and Minneapolis rapper WebsterX, showing how much diversity there is in American hip-hop right now, plus UK rappers Section Boyz, coming with that grimy London sound, and Rejjie Snow, repping Dublin. The show also featured Spanish guitar quartet Hinds, okay kaya, Netherlands-based Iranian experimental pop artist Sevdaliza, and New York-based Norwegian rising star OKAY-KAYA.

Previous installments of the No Ceilings series have featured eccentric rappers Allan Kingdom, Cousin Stizz, and Jazz Cartier, and indie alternative acts like Jack Garratt and Autre Ne Veut.

No Ceilings SXSW is presented by the always-ahead-of-the-trend music blog Pigeons & Planes, and Jeff Staple’s streetwear/lifestyle brand, Staple Pigeon, and powered by The show is free for SXSW badge holders, 8pm-2am. “No Ceilings” concert series is produced by Move Forward Music. For press inquiries, please contact Lindsay Hart at