Come join Digg & Revision3 for an evening of revelry, music & mayhem at world famous Stubbs BBQ. We're featuring a live Diggnation, great music from The Walkmen, and we've got a few more tricks up our sleeve - including some by Scam School host Brian Brushwood and more - but you'll have to show up to see.
As always, this is a free event to attend, and no badge is needed...just spread the word and we'll see you there!
Message To Garcia is a collection of Visqueen songs that represents a rock and roll epitaph to front woman Rachel Flotard's father. After garnering countless fans, reviews, and playing shows with everyone from Guided By Voices, to Cheap Trick, Visqueen appeared to be on the verge of conquering the world. All... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/7214
The Walkmen is a rock band formed in New York in 2000. In the late 90's, the guys constructed an analogue recording studio in an abandoned Nash Rambler factory in west Harlem, where they self-recorded their first album, Everyone Who Pretended to Like Me is Gone. Three of the members now... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/7176
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings have come a long way since their humble beginnings nearly a decade ago. Steeped within the gilded and gritty sounds of gospel, soul and funk, this nine-piece Brooklyn collective has continued to electrify fans, disc jockeys, critics, record collectors, and bloggers the world-over with their authentic,... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/5639
BRIGHT ANTENNA'S SXSW BASEMENT BLAST & BINGO PARTY
Inside @ Stubbs (801 Red River Road). Thursday, March 18, 2010. Noon - 5:00.
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12:00 - DJ sets from Aaron Axelsen (Popscene / Live105 San Francisco)
1:00 - Spring Tigers (mp3, myspace)
2:00 - Magic Wands (mp3, myspace)
3:00 - Jimmy Gnecco (mp3, website)
4:00 - Middle Class Rut (mp3, website)
Bingo Prizes: BA's Music Catalog, an iTouch, a Netbook.
Raffle Prize: A trip for 2 to see Middle Class Rut @ UK's 2010 Download Festival.
(raffle proceeds to benefit Jail Guitar Doors)
ROBERT FRANCIS Before Nightfall “I know that for some musicians, writing songs is like therapy and the way they get their emotions out,” says Los Angeles-based singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Robert Francis. “But for me it’s more than an outlet — it’s a way to keep me from completely losing my... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/256
There is a war now. The message has been sent through short wave in code. The Besnard Lakes twisting chronicle, or fever dream, of spies, double agents, novelists and aspiring rock gods has turned violent. Loyalty, dishonor, love, hatred all seen through the eyes of two spies, fighting a war that... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/5681
It seems simplest to understand Patterson Hood as the director and/or producer of low-budget films, which is maybe what he thought he was doing when this all started. Each is released in record album form under the name Drive-By Truckers and features a closely held assortment of friends and combatants. Ten... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/5409
Metric is a four-piece band formed in NYC that has been based at various times in Toronto, Montreal, LA, and London. Their fourth full length studio album FANTASIES is the much anticipated follow up to 2005's highly acclaimed LIVE IT OUT. FANTASIES was written by the band in a farmhouse outside... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/6981
The Toxic Avenger, a.k.a. Simon Delacroix, is an electro thrash producer hailing from Paris, France. Taking cues from intelligent hardcore and punk, all the way to 60’s pop, The Toxic Avenger brings us a unique blend of melodic rage and screaming synths that create a sonic epic audiences can lose their... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/8561
Growing like wildfire under the canopy of live electonica and world roots music comes Beats Antique, a masterful merge of modern technology, live instrumentation and seductive performance. Beats Antique combines the sounds of the Middle East and orchestral gypsy music with the styles of hip-hop, brass band, downtempo, glitch and dubstep... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/6687
THE DRUMS “We only write about two feelings: one is the first day of summer when you and all of your friends are standing on the edge of a cliff watching the sun set and being overcome with all of your hopes and dreams at once. The other is when you're... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/6077
In 2005, Circa Survive entered Salad Days studio a band of fantastical origins and boundless ambitions; one that was still developing its chemistry and creative cohesion. Perhaps they were too new to each other; perhaps too unaccustomed to the wholly collaborative creative process they demanded of themselves; perhaps too prepared. Today,... http://my.sxsw.com/events/event/7693