Sammy Hagar (pictured) and Krist Novoselic have been announced as two of the speakers at this year's South By Southwest (SXSW) festival, which will be held March 10-19 in Austin, Texas
The former VAN HALEN frontman will participate in a conversation on Thursday, March 16, at 2 p.m. local time, while the NIRVANA bassist will be featured in a similar event on March 14 at 3:30 p.m.
Hagar will discuss his music career as well as his successes as a businessman and dedicated philanthropist.
Novoselic is now a member of the board of FairVote, the non-profit organization seeking to make democracy fair. He was previously SXSW's keynote speaker in 1996.