Brooks will participate in a keynote conversation with Amazon Music Vice President Steve Boom March 17th. Dates and venue details for the sessions with T.I. and Offerman have yet to be announced.
The SXSW speaking lineup also now features A$AP Ferg chatting about music and technology with Billboard‘s Mike Bruno, The Breakfast Club host Angela Lee and Charles Attal, co-founder of the Austin-based promotions and management company, C3. Other music highlights include Andre Cymone and Dez Dickerson of Prince’s band The Revolution, Warren G, Mike Posner and Pureto Rican rapper, Residente.
The latest batch of speakers also includes a slew of entertainers along with Offerman, including Portlandia and former Saturday Night Live star Fred Armisen and Game of Thrones actresses Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams.
Previously announced SXSW speakers include Kesha, Seth Rogen, Fleetwood Mac’s Mick Fleetwood, Bob Odenkirk, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and the cast of Veep, Chic’s Nile Rodgers, Apple Music’s Zane Lowe and director Lee Daniels. A complete list of speakers is available on the SXSW website.
By Jon Blistein
Courtesy of Rolling Stone