10:00 PM
to 11:00 PM

SXSW Film Opening Party co-hosted by KICK-ASS
110 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Party, Film
event::about  You're invited to the KICK-ASS opening night celebration that starts off the 2010 SXSW Film Festival. Enjoy drinks with old friends and have fun making new ones!
 

 

10:00 PM
to 11:00 PM

Mashable’s MashBash SXSWi 2010
204 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Party, Interactive
event::about  Mashable, Cliqset and Sony are proud to present the 2nd MashBash SXSWi -- Mashable's annual social media gathering at SXSW.
 

 

4:00 PM
to 5:00 PM

iPhone Developer Meetup
14 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Unofficial Party
Host Organization(s)  Little World Gifts
event::about  A chance for iPhone developers to get together, have a drink, and share their creations or favourite apps! (Non-developer iPhone fans of course welcome too though...) Although mostly just an informal get-together, it will feature a talk from Little World Gifts co-founder Paul Stringer on the technical challenges of building an app that fully takes advantage of the iPhone's capabilities (in-app purchase, push notifications, location, interactive 3D), plus Dave Verwer, developer of "Balloons!" talking about the secrets of marketing a hit app.
 

 

7:30 PM
to 8:30 PM

Hesta Prynn
22 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Remember the Blondies, the Pat Benatars, the NYC dance-rock girls who walked that line between exquisitely pretty and totally hardcore? That’s what Hesta Prynn’s new music is like, an intersection of glam and street born of the bowels of Manhattan. The way she clashes up girlie vocals with ‘90s guitars and...
event::tags  Electronic

8:25 PM
to 9:25 PM

Keepaway
20 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Keepaway's twisty triangle of Mike Burakoff, Frank Lyon, and Nick Nauman have been swimming around the recesses of your imagination for a while now; they found a lot of interesting stuff there, and now they're squishing it together into some serious future pop. Mike's the sampling one, Frank's the drums one,...
event::tags  Pop

9:20 PM
to 10:20 PM

Das Racist
63 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Das Racist is an Art Rap/Freak Folk/World Music/Hare Krishna Hardcore duo based in Brooklyn, New York, comprised of Queens-born Himanshu Suri, San Francisco-born Victor Vazquez and hypeman DAP aka Ashok Kondabolu. The two met at Vassar Art College in Massachusetts, where Victor was Himanshu's resident advisor in a "Students of Color...
event::tags  Hip-Hop/Rap

10:15 PM
to 11:15 PM

Javelin
52 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Javelin was officially born when George and Tom came back from travels in South America in 2004. George with a mean case of jungle rot that had left him stranded at home for weeks on end, (relegated to a bathrobe), and Tom with a record collection of crappy European import disco...
event::tags  Electronic

11:10 PM
to 12:10 AM

Japanther
90 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Japanther’s music is, all at the same time, poignant, intense, danceable and fun. While they often refer to themselves as "more of an art project than a band" Japanther gets points for making some of the most memorable, hummable and fun music of any art project in recent memory. Japanther is...
event::tags  Punk

12:05 AM
to 1:05 AM

Andrew W.K.
168 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Andrew W.K.'s true will is to create feelings of pure joy, true fun, total love, endless freedom, and infinite possibility. He strives to reach as many people as possible, using music, performance, visual art, lecturing, writing, nightclubs, television, and many other methods. Andrew W.K. was born Andrew Wilkes-Krier, in Stanford, California,...
event::tags  Rock

11:00 AM
to 5:00 PM

VEVO SXSW Playlist Party
79 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Unofficial Party
Host Organization(s)  VEVO / Fontana
event::about  Fontana Distribution and Vevo SXSW Playlist Party at Buffalo Billiards with Dan Black, Shelby Lynne, Athlete, Bodeans, Harper Simon, Mishka, Rey Fresco, Sass Jordan, First Aid Kit, Fool's Gold DJ set

8:00 PM
to 9:00 PM

Heidi Spencer & the Rare Birds
3 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::tags  Singer-Songwriter

9:00 PM
to 10:00 PM

Mountain Man
39 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  The music of Mountain Man is nestled in the tradition of American folk, but shoots like a diamond dust sundog out of the nest and into the high, cold and wide atmosphere. Bound by the same loneliness and the same celebration, their three voices have the peculiar effect of being close...
event::tags  Alt Country

10:00 PM
to 11:00 PM

Lawrence Arabia
41 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  LAWRENCE ARABIA is the pseudonym of James Milne, born 1981 in Christchurch, NZ, former member of the Brunettes, the Ruby Suns and one time touring member of Okkervil River. James has also produced music for film and theatre and contributed music to the indie film hit, Eagle vs Shark. Chant Darling...
event::tags  Pop

11:00 PM
to 12:00 AM

Efterklang
75 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Newly signed to 4AD, Efterklang make their label debut with Magic Chairs, their third full-length studio album on February 23rd 2010. Since 2000, the Copenhagen-based quartet (plus an ever evolving number of collaborators) has been quietly honing their craft, fusing left-of-centre electronic beats with grand orchestral gestures. Self-sufficient by nature and...
event::tags  Pop

12:00 AM
to 1:00 AM

Broken Records
25 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Broken Records formed in 2007 in Edinburgh, Scotland, and between the collective members brought together different musical backgrounds which now compliment the eclectic sound they create using a wide variety of instrumentation. With their debut single 'If The News Makes You Sad, Don't Watch It, Broken Records created a huge industry...
event::tags  Rock

1:00 AM
to 2:00 AM

Midlake
156 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::tags  Rock

7:30 PM
to 8:30 PM

Romantica
11 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Romantica plays lush, richly orchestrated pop-folk made rural by twangy pedal steel. Led by an Irishman, the music contains references to Ireland but is placed firmly in the rich musical traditions of American country and folk music. Their latest release, Control Alt Country Delete, was written and recorded in one day...
event::tags  Americana

8:30 PM
to 9:30 PM

Sounds Under Radio
9 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Entertainment Weekly raved about SUR declaring: “I don't know who these Sounds Under Radio folk are trying to fool, but that is a big-time rock 'n' roll band masquerading as some unsigned indie-emo whatsits.” Their second album, MY COMMUNIST HEART will be released March 30th, 2010 and will be immediately followed...
event::tags  Rock

9:30 PM
to 10:30 PM

The Dollyrots
16 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Founded by longtime friends Ogden and Cabezas, whose relationship stems back to their eighth-grade Florida middle school days, the Dollyrots assembled as a fun, diversionary tactic while the pair wrapped up their school days. Ogden had just learned to play the guitar and Cabezas, a classically-trained pianist, had just left his...
event::tags  Punk

10:25 PM
to 11:25 PM

Margaret Cho
51 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Revered for her crass in-your-face style, Margaret Cho burst onto the scene in 1994 with her sitcom, All American Girl, and has since become one of the most prolific and critically acclaimed comedians of our time. In 1999, she chronicled her legendary struggles with network executives over her weight and ethnicity...
event::tags  Comedy

11:00 PM
to 12:00 AM

Girl in a Coma
15 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Girl in a Coma, hailing from the Lone Star State, formed when best friends Jenn Alva and Phanie Diaz met in Jr-high school art class over a mutual love of the Smiths, Nirvana, and skipping school. All they needed was a singer. Enter Nina Diaz, Phanie’s then 12-year old little sister....
event::tags  Alternative

12:00 AM
to 1:00 AM

Shelby Lynne
31 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  January 14, 2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GRAMMY® WINNER SHELBY LYNNE’S TEARS, LIES, AND ALIBIS SET FOR APRIL 20th RELEASE New Album Is The First Release On Lynne’s Own EVERSO RECORDS And Follows 2008’s Just A Little Lovin’ On April 20th, Shelby Lynne will release her latest album, Tears, Lies, And Alibis,...
event::tags  Singer-Songwriter

8:00 PM
to 9:00 PM

9:00 PM
to 10:00 PM

The Deaf
6 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  IT'S LOUD! IT'S WILD!! IT'S THE DEAF!!!!
event::tags  Rock

10:00 PM
to 11:00 PM

Midnight Masses
7 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Death’s sooty fingerprints cover nearly every inch of Rapture Ready, I Gazed At The Body, the debut EP from Brooklyn’s Midnight Masses. But its songs, ... (more) as prone to uplift as they are to despair, are anything other than simple elegies. Writing in the 2008 wake of his father’s untimely...
event::tags  Americana

10:00 PM
to 11:00 PM

The Black Box Revelation
6 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::tags  Rock

11:00 PM
to 12:00 AM

Drink Up Buttercup
19 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  Drink Up Buttercup may hail from Philadelphia but the geography of their debut album “Born & Thrown On A Hook” is less easily located on a physical map. It’s an occasionally surreal mythology filled with tales of hopelessly flawed characters, star-crossed lovers, drunks, fairy tales & bad trips. It exists in...
event::tags  Rock

12:00 AM
to 1:00 AM

The Rubies (from The Emeralds)
11 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  The Fantastic Rock'n' Rollers, "The Rubies" (from THE EMERALDS) make their DEBUT ! The World's Lover; "The Emeralds" from Japan, performed at one of the world's largest showcase events that took place in Texas, U.S, in 2004. The Emeralds continued to perform on the SXSW stage every year until 2009, and...
event::tags  Rock

1:00 AM
to 2:00 AM

kasms
4 schedule::attendees
Location Buffalo Billiards
eventtype  Music
event::about  KASMS KASMS are London-based Rachel Mary Callaghan, Gemma Fleet, Scott R. Walker and Rory Brattwell. KASMS formed in November 2007 and shortly after released their debut Taxidermy, was released on Trouble Records in July 2008 prompting much critical acclaim (for both the single and video) and charting at number 12 in...
event::tags  Alternative
 


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