Here is a list of bands that have released cassettes and are playing free shows at SXSW this year.
Air Waves (Brooklyn, NY, 6:30pm), Felix Obelix (Bynum, NC, 5:30pm), Long Legged Woman (San Francisco, 4:40pm), Numerators (Lubbock, 3:50pm), Magic Lantern (Long Beach, CA, 3pm), Robedoor (2:20pm) at the Parlor [free]
Talk Normal (midnight), Psychedelic Horseshit (11pm), Eat Skull (10pm), Ratas del Vaticano (9pm), XYX (8pm), Tyvek (7pm) at the Natrix Natrix House (3222 John Campbell’s Trail, 8pm) [free, all ages]
KVRX presents: Mika Miko, Blank Dogs, Nite Jewel, Manhattan Love Suicides, The Mae Shi, Garotas Suecas, The Splinters at Okay Mountain Gallery (1312 E. Cesar Chavez, Ste. B (at Navasota)) [free, all ages]
Blank Dogs, Woods, Pocahaunted, Sun Araw, Ducktails at 2908 Cole St. (6pm)
Los Llamarada, Zola Jesus, Absinthe Minds, Wet Hair, Penetracion Cosmica, The Yuppies at Sound On Sound Records [starts at 3pm, free]
If I Like It presents Moons (7pm), Ducktails (6:30pm), Magic Lantern (6pm), Outer Spacist (5:30pm), El Jesus De Magico (5pm), FM Campers (4pm), Canadacoda (3:30pm), Florene (3pm) at the Austin Moose Lodge #1735 (2103 E.M. Franklin) [outside, free, open to members and qualifying guests. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org]
We Shot J.R. + Gorilla vs Bear Day Show: Pre (UK), AIDS Wolf (Montreal), Ducktails (Jersey), Los Llamarada (Monterrey), Nite Jewel (LA), Fight Bite (Denton) at Cherrywood Cafe (1400 E. 38th 1/2 St.) [free]
Abe Vigoda (12:30am), Gun Outfit (11:30pm), Kim Phuc (10:30pm), The Hex Dispensers (9:30pm), Pocahaunted (8:30pm), Cult Ritual (7:30pm), Hank IV (6:30pm), Ratas De Vaticano (5:30pm), Infinite Body (4:30pm), The Goat (3:30pm), Tolsatd (2:30pm) at Club 1808 [inside stage, free]
Todd P presents Woodsist Records Party: Wavves (11pm), Crystal Stilts (10:30pm), Woods (10pm), Eat Skull (9:30pm), Thee Oh Sees (9pm), Blank Dogs (8:30pm), Psychedelic Horseshit (8pm), Cause Co Motion! (7:30pm), Kurt Vile (7pm), Christmas Island (6:30pm), The Fresh & Onlys (6pm), Ganglians (5:30pm), Real Estate (5pm) at Ms. Bea’s (1104 E. 6th St.) [free, all ages]
Let me know if I forgot anybody.
If you’re going to be in town be sure to holler at me. Also, please drop by the KVRX shows – without them there would be no c60!