Middle Kids

Middle Kids for KXT Live Sessions

The Land Down Under boasted some of SXSW 2017’s most buzz-worthy bands, and Middle Kids ranks high on the list. KXT’s On The Road crew met up with vocalist Hannah Joy in Austin for a performance of “Your Love.”

Conor Oberst

Conor Oberst for KXT Live Sessions

Songwriter Conor Oberst played a stripped-down version of “A Little Uncanny” for KXT’s On the Road Crew at Austin’s famed Arlyn Studios.

Valerie June

Valerie James plays an On the Road KXT Live Session

The shores of Austin’s Lady Bird Lake played host to blues queen Valerie June and KXT’s On The Road crew for a pop-up performance of “Shakedown.”


Dallas art-rock quartet Siamese dished up the glitz and glam for their first-ever KXT Live Session.

Muddy Magnolias

Muddy Magnolias have a one-of-a-kind sound that fuses folk rock, soul and blues. It was on full display in their KXT Live Session.

John Paul White

John Paul White, who once comprised half of The Civil Wars, stopped by on the heels of the release of his solo album ‘Beulah.’

Shovels & Rope

Shovels and Rope

Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent are the husband-and-wife duo more affectionately known as Shovels & Rope and whose laid-back, folky DIY aesthetic took center stage in this intimate, stripped-down performance in the KXT studio.



The L.A. artist BØRNS has a string of sold-out tour dates, along with a sound bordering on both magical and mystical, and it’s on full display here in his recent KXT Live Session.

Frightened Rabbit

frightened rabbit

Scott Hutchison of Frightened Rabbit stopped by to play some new songs from “Painting of a Panic Attack,” the band’s fifth album.

Ben Folds

KXT’s On The Road crew had the chance to meet up with the one-of-a-kind musical hero Ben Folds before his show at The Majestic – where he wowed us with his performance of “Phone In A Pool” during a sound check party.