Garth Brooks Books Houston Rodeo 2018 and Free SXSW 2017 Concert

Launches New Single “Ask Me How I Know”

All the complimentary tickets to see Garth Brooks perform on Saturday (March 18) at the SXSW Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake are sold out.

Live music at day-long event starts at 1:35 p.m. with performances by Colter Wall, Cale Tyson, Shannon McNally, Holly Macve, Nicole Atkins and Sunny Sweeney.

The pop-up show was announced at the multimedia conference on Friday (March 17) during Brooks’ keynote discussion with Amazon Music Vice President Steve Boom. Attendees must have a confirmed ticket, SXSW badge, SXSW music wristband, or a SXSW artist wristband to see the show.

The concert event coincides with the announcement that he will bookend 2018’s Houston Livestock and Rodeo Show on Feb. 27 and March 18 and the launch of Brooks’ newest single from Gunslinger, “Ask Me How I Know.”

Lauren Tingle is a Tennessean and storyteller who eats music for breakfast, lunch and dinner. When she’s not writing or rocking out, she enjoys yoga and getting lost in the great outdoors.