Mike Flanagan enjoying the sights and sounds of SXSW

Retrofit travels to the future this week, courtesy of the present. SXSW 2015 carries the torch of a new tradition, exposing new talent from around the world in one crazy whirlwind Texas carnival. 
 
This week we'll be focusing on the bands that made the most buzz, got the most advanced notice and were predicted to emerge on the top of a 2,000-band heap.  
 
SXSW Buzz Bands 2015, Saturday at 5 p.m. on Retrofit.
 
Enjoy a playlist of some of the top buzz bands at SXSW 2015 below: