SXSW's Coolest Music Girls Tell Us What They're Packing: Part I

It’s almost that time of year again, when hipsters from across the globe flock to Austin, Texas for the South by Southwest Music Festival to rock out to their favorite bands—and discover some new ones. From March 12-17, a bevy of psychedelic rockers, rappers, folk outfits and international acts will take the stage. And as any music lover can attest, no matter what sort of sound you're into, the contents of your suitcase can make or break your outdoor festival-going experience.

To that end, we asked some of our favorite girl groups what they’ll be packing this year—and their answers might surprise you. Click through to see the first installment of what the edgiest female artists can’t live without at SXSW.