<span class="caption center"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/news/image/CrystalMethod_jpg.jpg" width="480" height="320" alt="" class="image-large" />The Crystal Method. Photo Credit: Diane Bondareff/AP Images for Casio</span>
[The Music Gear Expo](http://www.sxsw.com/trade-shows/music-gear-expo) is packed with exciting new events this year including signings, product demos and more!
Thursday will kick things off with ROLI's launch of the Seaboard GRAND keyboard with a demo session by Jordan Rudess of Dream Theater at 1:00pm. Following that, Macklemore will make an appearance at the Gear Expo Lounge, which is sponsored by [Jam for iPhone](https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/jam-for-iphone/id580366563?mt=8).
SXSW showcasing artists The Crystal Method will be on hand for a signing at the Casio booth on Thursday March 14 at 3:00pm and DJ Enferno, a veteran club DJ known for his live remix techniques, will appear at the Casio booth on Friday, March 15 at 2:30pm.
Saturday brings a to-be-announced and not-to-be missed appearance by a major hip-hop artist. Watch [sxsw.com](sxsw.com) for an announcement soon!
For more information on exhibiting at the Music Gear Expo, contact <a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">Luann Williams</a>