It's festival season and although there are so many gals ripping the music industry a new one, there are still a whole lot of female musicians who aren't getting the recognition they deserve. These 10 artists hitting SXSW this week, however, are not only über-talented and queens of cool, they also prove women are more than capable of holding their own on the bill.
Tei Shi, the Argentinian indie pop singer now based in Brooklyn, performs at SXSW this year on the heels of releasing her debut album Crawl Space. The singer, whose 2013 EP Saudade was named a "layered masterpiece" by Noisey, combines shimmering vocals, pulsing basslines, sultry synths and a vulnerable-yet-cool-girl attitude to create something at once both familiar and new.
Recommended track: "Bassically"