South by Southwest‘s 2011 lineup gets more ridiculous with each passing day. Now, The Strokes are confirmed to play a free show at Auditorium Shores on Thursday, March 17th, while Duran Duran will grace Stubbs one day earlier. Also, according to Austin 360, the legendary Wu-Tang Clan will play alongside Fishbone and Yelawolf for a showcase at the Austin Music Hall on Wednesday night.
Other new additions to the bill include TrentemÃ¸ller, Talib Kweli, The Knux, Tinie Tempah, Mister Heavenly, The Secret Sisters, The New Mastersounds, Glasser, Daedelus, and Asher Roth. Plus, rising hip hop collective Odd Future will make an appearance, according to member Hodgy Beats.
The music portion of South by Southwest 2011 runs from March 16-20 in Austin, Texas. Head to our Festival Outlook to peep all one trillion acts confirmed to play, then hit up sxsw.com for ticketing info.