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New York, NY (March 7, 2018) --- Quantum Collective has added several new acts to the final lineup for their 7th Annual Southwest Invasion concert series, held March 15-17 in Austin, TX on the flagship Whole Foods Market downtown rooftop.  

Southwest Invasion welcomes legendary music icon, Rock & Roll Hall Of Famer, and Grammy Lifetime Achievement recipient, Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels of RUN-DMC to headline this year’s event! 

Just announced added performers include Becca Mancari, Urban Renewal Project, States & Capitals, Step Rockets, Jamie Kent, Zuli, Dr. Joe, Magic Bronson, Violet Days, FOXTRAX, NoMBe, Ariel Abshire, Hajk, The Accidentals, Colin Macleod, Swimming With Bears, *repeat repeat, Emerson Star, Melt, Idgy Dean, Emily Duff, and Cape Francis.

Set times for all performers can be found above.

Along with the concerts, Southwest Invasion creates a village of artists, goods and non-profits for an audience of over 15,000 people throughout the three-day free event.  Southwest Invasion supports Whole Planet Foundation and its mission to alleviate poverty in the United States and around the globe.

RSVPs are still being taken via this link: http://southwestinvasion2018.eventbrite.com. 

Sponsors of this year’s Southwest Invasion include presenting sponsor Schwinn, host Whole Foods, Califia Farms, Health-Ade Kombucha, Beanfields Bean Chips, RXBAR, Roland, Uber and QSC Pro Audio. 

New to this year’s event will be the Southwest Invasion Whole Planet Foundation Artist Ambassador. Whole Planet Foundation is a Whole Foods Market non-profit dedicated to alleviating global poverty for the world’s poorest people – mostly women - through microcredit. Singer songwriter Jenn Bostic was a natural pick for the first-ever Artist Ambassador and will be participating as both host and performer during the three-day event.

Additional announcements for this year’s Southwest Invasion will be updated on the event’s website at http://southwestinvasion.com