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The Quantum Collective’s Southwest Invasion will touch down in Austin, TX on March 15th for a three-day stay, marking its 7th annual concert series and lifestyle village.

Held at the flagship Whole Foods Market downtown and proudly supporting Whole Planet Foundation, this free, all ages event hosted over 15,000 fans on the store’s rooftop last year. Music lovers of all ages enjoyed live performances by both emerging and legacy artists on two stages.  Our exciting 2018 line up will be announced soon.

Along with the great music, the Southwest Invasion will once again present fun interactive opportunities with goods developed by socially responsible brands. In addition, every year the Southwest Invasion supports Whole Planet Foundation and its mission to alleviate poverty in the United States and around the globe.

Between 2012 and 2017, the Southwest Invasion has presented some incredible music artists including Imagine Dragons, The Lumineers, Capital Cities, Pentatonix, Rick Springfield, G Love, Matisyahu, Lisa Marie Presley,  A Great Big World, Suzanne Vega, X AMBASSADORS, The Zombies, Talib Kweli, Third Eye Blind, Modern English, Hanson and many, many more. Past sponsors include, Schwinn, Califia, Health-Ade Kombucha, Clif Bar, Zico Coconut Water, Amazon MP3, Fiverr, Dang Snacks, Rishi Tea and more.

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Please visit http://southwestinvasion.com to learn more about the 2018 event and follow us on Twitter at @sw_invasion for the latest updates. 

About Whole Foods Market® 

For 39 years, Whole Foods Market has been the world’s leading natural and organic foods retailer. As the first national certified organic grocer, Whole Foods Market has over 470 stores in the United States, Canada and United Kingdom. Whole Foods Market has been ranked one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America by FORTUNE magazine for 20 consecutive years. To learn more about Whole Foods Market, please visit media.wfm.com.

About Quantum Collective 

The Quantum Collective is an innovative marketing group that works to expand awareness by building complementary communities to support artists, musicians, celebrities and consumer brands through original programs, live entertainment and experiential events. Quantum Collective will present its 7th annual Southwest Invasion live music event in Austin, TX. Hosted by Whole Foods Market and benefitting the Whole Planet Foundation, the Southwest Invasion village, which takes over the rooftop of the Whole Foods store in downtown Austin, pairs socially responsible products with performances by emerging and legacy musicians. Artists and products selected for previous Southwest Invasion events have gone on to global success within months of the event, including products such as Health-Ade Kombucha and Lagunitas Brewing, and artists Imagine Dragons, The Lumineers, Capital Cities, Pentatonix and more.