AUSTIN -- Music fans can now buy wristbands for South By Southwest.
Fans lined up to buy the bands that went on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday. The first 2,000 wristbands cost $149. The second 2,000 cost $175.
Organizers say more will go on sale in March. They add that South by Southwest badge holders are are given priority over wristbands, which do not guarantee entry into venues during the festival.
For more information on badges and wristbands, click here. The festival runs from March 9-18.