The Austin 100 Has Dropped!

Every year the South By South West Festival (SXSW) hits Austin, TX along with hundreds of great bands, movies, and interactive media. To commemorate this occasion, NPR Music with the help of Stephen Thompson's music taste and NPR Visuals Team eye for detail and design release The Austin 100

The Austin 100 is a compilation of 100 of the best songs from 100 different bands that will be featured during SXSW. People cannot only stream the music from the NPR website, but also download every song for free. The app is beautiful with a simple interface thanks to the NPR Visuals Team and the tracks are awesome thanks to Stephen Thompson. 

Some highlights from the list include "Pedestrian At Best" by Courtney Barnett and "Ridin Round" by Kali Uchis. And the list is diverse enough to satisfy most musical ears.

Go check out the app now and make sure you download the songs too if you like them, the link expires on April 2, 2015.