Our presenting sponsor, Eddie Bauer, in conjunction with PlayNetwork, announced their new Emerging Artists Program Thursday, with their first show this weekend at the South By Southwest Film Festival. he showcase will feature Gustavo Galindo, Andy Grammer, Kevin Hammond, Washington, Gilbere Forte, Electric Touch, Free Sol and alternative Dutch-American singer-songwriter Laura Jansen.

The Emerging Artist Program will continue presenting live events, including at this year’s Mountainfilm.

More on the new initiative here.