Lauren Mayberry of Chvrches  (Robert Altman/The New York Times

Lauren Mayberry of Chvrches  (Robert Altman/The New York Times

Instead of driving down to Austin for the South by Southwest festival, let the live music come to you. Many of the featured acts are making stops in Dallas-Fort Worth on their way to or from the festival, or even in late March and April.

MARCH 11

Phoebe Ryan at Trees, Dallas. treesdallas.com.

MARCH 12

The Roomsounds at Three Links, Dallas. threelinksdeepellum.com.

Patrick Sweany at Magnolia Motor Lounge, Fort Worth. magnoliamotorlounge.com.

Thelma and the Sleaze, Birdcloud at the Foundry, Dallas. cs-tf.com.

Poliça at the Loft, Dallas. gilleysdallas.com/the-loft.

MARCH 13

Low Cut Connie at Magnolia Motor Lounge, Fort Worth. magnoliamotorlounge.com.

MARCH 14

Waxahatchee at Deep Vellum Books, Dallas. deepvellum.org/bookstore.

Julien Baker at Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios, Denton. rubberglovesdentontx.com.

Wolfmother at the Granada Theater, Dallas. granadatheater.com.

Swedish rock trio Miike Snow 

Swedish rock trio Miike Snow 

MARCH 15

Miike Snow at the Granada Theater, Dallas. granadatheater.com.

Hey Marseilles, Hibou at Club Dada, Dallas. dadadallas.com.

The Stargazer Lilies, Dead Leaf Echo, My Gold Mask, Nightmare Air at Double Wide, Dallas. double-wide.com.

MARCH 16

Mega Ran at the Prophet Bar, Dallas. thedoordallas.com.

Corb Lund at the Gas Monkey Bar N' Grill, Dallas. gasmonkeybarngrill.com.

MARCH 17

Le1f at RBC, Dallas. rbcdeepellum.com.

Bongzilla, Black Cobra at the Rail Club, Fort Worth. therailclub.com.

MARCH 18

The Statesboro Revue at the Granada Theater, Dallas. granadatheater.com.

MARCH 19

Ra Ra Riot, Pwr Bttm at the Live Oak Music Hall, Fort Worth. theliveoak.com.

Banners (as part of Alt Nation's Advanced Placement Tour) at the Cambridge Room, House of Blues, Dallas. houseofblues.com/dallas.

Coheed and Cambria at South Side Ballroom, Dallas. southsideballroomdallas.com.

Advance Base at Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios, Denton. rubberglovesdentontx.com.

The Whistles & the Bells at Shipping & Receiving, Fort Worth. shippingandreceiving.bar.

MARCH 22

Santigold at House of Blues, Dallas. houseofblues.com/dallas.

Sarah Jaffe  (Allison Slomowitz/ Special Contributor)

Sarah Jaffe  (Allison Slomowitz/ Special Contributor)

MARCH 31

Sarah Jaffe at the Granada Theater, Dallas. granadatheater.com.

APRIL 7

Lissie at Trees, Dallas. treesdallas.com.

APRIL 15

Band of Heathens at the Main St. Fort Worth Arts Festival, Fort Worth. mainstreetartsfest.org.

Luke Wade at the Main St. Fort Worth Arts Festival, Fort Worth. mainstreetartsfest.org.

Penny & Sparrow at the Kessler Theater, Dallas. thekessler.org.

APRIL 16

Hayes Carll at the Kessler Theater, Dallas. thekessler.org.

APRIL 24

Thao & the Get Down Stay Down at Trees, Dallas. treesdallas.com.

APRIL 27

Oil Boom at Club Dada, Dallas. dadadallas.com.

APRIL 30

Chvrches, the Strumbellas, X Ambassadors, Blue October at Edgefest at Toyota Stadium, Frisco. fcdallas.com/stadium.

Brenna Rushing is a Dallas freelance writer.

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