Jimmy Kimmel Live! Announce Musical Guests for SXSW Week
Jimmy Kimmel will host a special edition of Jimmy Kimmel Live! beginning March 10 as the late night host brings his show to Austin, TX for a week of shows associated with the 28th annual South by Southwest Festival.
Guests for the week include Seth Rogen, Snoop Dogg (Lion), Rosario Dawson, Robert Duvall, Rachael Ray, Texas Governor Rick Perry and many more. Kimmel will shoot five shows from The Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Center for the Performing Arts. He will also tape comedy segments around Texas and at SXSW.
As is typical with the SXSW weekend, musicians will play a large role in the events throughout the week. Kimmel has recruited the likes of White Denim (Austin natives), Aloe Blacc, Damon Albarn, The Preatures and Willie Nelson to perform on his show throughout the week. In addition to the performances, musicians will sit-in with his house band, Cleto and the Cletones, including Johnny Winter, Los Lonely Boys and Jimmie Vaughn.
Jimmy Kimmel Live! airs weeknights at 11:35 P.M on ABC.