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Algiers, Lifeguard and Spoon at South By Something Something

Admission / capacity / age restrictions are down to the individual venues and promoters.  To quote the Del Fuegos, good luck to all bands (especially these three).


Wednesday, March 15
Brooklyn Vegan / Resound Showcase at Mohawk (1:30pm)

Academy Fight Songs at Mohawk (1:15am)

Thursday, March 16
Stereogum Showcase at Cheer Up Charlies (12:30pm)

Levitation at Hotel Vegas (7:00pm)

Friday, March 17

In-Store at End of an Ear (2:00pm)

Resound at Parish (5:15pm)


Thursday, March 16

Creem at Chess Club (3:50pm)

Friday, March 17

Resound at Parish (2:15pm)

Hipster Robots at Side Bar (4:20pm)

SXSW Official show at Chess Club (8:00pm)

Saturday, March 18

New Now at Tweedy’s Bar (5:30pm)


Thursday, March 16

Luck Reunion (Time TBC)

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