Louis Meyers was born in Austin, Texas and died on March 11, 2016.
He was an American festival organizer and co-founder of South By Southwest.
Meyers was the event’s primary music booker until he sold his share in the event after the 1994 conference, citing stress and health concerns.
Louis Meyers was also an accomplished multi-instrumentalist and producer.
Between 2005 to 2013, Louis Meyers was executive director of Folk Alliance International.
He was admitted to a hospital on March 10, 206.
Earlier he was diagnosed with blood clots.
Louis Meyers passed away at 60 yrs old.