BreakOut West at SXSW Thursday March 14, 2013 - Canada House (Friends Bar - 208 East 6th) 8pm - Sidney York 9pm -The Harpoonist and the Axe Murderer 10pm - Rah Rah 11pm - Current Swell Midnight - Imaginary Cities 1am - The Sheepdogs
Head to https://soundcloud.com/breakout-west-wcma/sets/breakout-west for some music.
Boompa / Hybridity / Hidden Pony Showcase Thursday, March 14th at Brass House Said the Whale Dreamboat Christopher Smith Evy Jane The Belle Game Calamalka Winniecooper.net / BeatRoute Magazine / Light Organ Records Showcase Friday, March 15th at Maggie Mae's Gold & Youth 1am Hey Ocean 12am Hannah Georgas 11pm The Zolas 10pm The Boom Booms 9pm Fine Times 8pm Ion Magazine's BC Showcase (Canada House) Saturday, March 16th Friend's Bar Christopher Smith Bend Sinister Fine Times The Belle Game Humans Also showcasing this year: Authorities, Bear Mountain, Current Swell, Delhi 2 Dublin, Lions In The Street, Nü Sensae, Patsy Thompson, Sabota, Snak The Ripper, Sweatshop Union, Tegan and Sara, The Evaporators, Wake Owl, White Lung & White Poppy. Are you a BC band heading to SXSW? Let us know! And check out Kei Beritugo's article "SXSW for Newbies". Great advice for first-timers and old pro's alike! The South By SouthWest conference and festival consists of three components: film, music and interactive, and takes place March 8-17th in Austin, TX.