Damon Byson, left, and Black Thought of The Roots perform at the Bud Light Factory at Brazos Hall during South by Southwest on Saturday March 19, 2016. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

Last year America’s greatest live band, the Roots came to South by Southwest to host a jam, similar to the legendary Superjam that drummer and musical director, Questlove, hosts at Bonnaroo. Today, sponsor Bud Light announced plans to bring the jam back a second year for a night-long event starting at 8:30 p.m. on March 18 at 800 Congress Ave.

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Artists on the roster this go round include rising R&B artist and dapper “Classic Man” Jidenna, rappers Method Man and Redman and Austin’s own Shakey Graves. This is an official SXSW showcase.

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