Dave Grohl has been announced as the South By Southwest (SXSW) Music and Media Conference and Festival keynote speaker for the 2013 event.
The keynote will take place on Thursday, March 14, 2013 at the Austin Convention Center.
Grohl has built up legendary status in the music world following a long career as the drummer for Nirvana and fronting the Foo Fighters as well as working with Queens of the Stone Age, Them Crooked Vultures and countless collaborations.
Recently, Grohl set to work on Sound City: Real To Reel, his forthcoming debut as a feature documentary director/producer.
The Dave Grohl keynote will be open to Music and Platinum registrants and registered showcasing artists.
Next years event includes panels, talks, the Trade Show, Music Gear Expo and other conference activities as well as a nighttime music festival.