Every year a few BC artists make it down to Austin, TX for SXSW but this year the contingent is by no means tiny!
If you’re headed down to Austin for this year’s festivities make sure you go support our BC artists who are showcasing in a variety of venues across the city. Help get the hype going!
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.
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
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.