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Sub Pop SXSW 2014 Day Parties ft. Avi Buffalo, Washed Out, Dum Dum Girls

March 6th, 2014
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Sub Pop is eschewing the traditional official showcase at SXSW 2014 for a Sub Pop Licensing showcase at the North Door and to partner up with a string of other day parties throughout the week instead, giving the public even better odds of seeing their featured artists! Their talent pool includes Avi Buffalo, Dum Dum Girls, The Baptist Generals, THUMPERS, Washed Out, and more – read on for schedules for each of their bands and more event details!

Wednesday-Thursday March 13th-14th + more @ The North Door, 502 Brushy Street & Mellow Johnny’s, 400 Nueces St
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Xbox Titanfall Launch Party @ SXSW 2014 ft. Childish Gambino

March 6th, 2014
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SXSW grows more every year – bridging the gap between SXSW’s burgeoning Gaming side and it’s already strong presence in music, Xbox is throwing a launch party for Titanfall, the year’s most highly anticipated game with over 80 awards from critics worldwide. The launch of “the most addictive game ever” will feature appearances from Respawn Entertainment’s Vince Zampella and Abbie Heppe, the legendary team from Rooster Teeth Productions, Xbox Live Gamerscore and achievement leader Stallion83, Xbox’s own Major Nelson, GameTrailers TV and Spike TV host Geoff Keighley, Twitch’s Jon Carnage, and more – oh, and a performance by writer/comedian/rapper prodigy Childish Gambino! Read on for details and the link to RSVP!

9pm-2am Monday, March 10th @ Microsoft Studio, 323 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701
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Filter x Dutch Impact @ SXSW 2014 ft. Monokino, KiT

March 6th, 2014
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Filter Magazine and Dutch Impact are back again at SXSW, and better than ever! In keeping with past years the Dutch Impact Party + Showcase is at Bar 96 on Rainey St., is free with RSVP, and features some of Holland’s best artists including Monokino, Palmbomen, Kraak & Smaak, KiT, and more! They’ll also have food, drink, and of course networking with members of the Eurosonic Noorderslag, the key exchange and networking platform for European music. Extra points if you pronounce it correctly. Read more for the full lineup, set times, and link to RSVP so you can party like it’s Koningsdag!

1pm-6pm Wednesday, March 12th @ Bar 96, 96 Rainey St, Austin, TX 78701
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Wind-Up Records SXSW 2014 Day Party ft. Strange Talk, French Horn Rebellion

March 5th, 2014
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Wind-up Records is throwing a heck of a party for SXSW 2014 – they’re teaming up with music blogs Blah Blah Blah Science, My Old Kentucky Blog, and Unrecorded to bring in a killer lineup of 5 Wind-up artists along with a ton of others – the party features shows from Wakey! Wakey!, Jillette Johnson, Great Good Fine OK, Strange Talk, Blondfire, French Horn Rebellion, MISUN, and way way more – all free with RSVP! There will also be free booze, free bbq, live art, and way more – read on for the link to RSVP and the full lineup with set time!

Noon-10pm Thursday, March 13th @ La Barbecue, 1200 E 6th St, Austin, Texas 78702
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Pitchfork Presents Show No Mercy @ SXSW 2014 ft. Kylesa, Youth Code

March 5th, 2014
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Pitchfork is throwing another party at SXSW 2014 – this one at House of Vans at The Mohawk! It’s all ages and open to the public but badges and wristbands get priority entrance so make sure you get there early! The show goes across both the inside and outside stages, bringing in bands like Kylesa, Indian, Youth Code, Gnaw, Iron Reagan, YAUTJA, and more! Read on for details, full lineup, and link to the Facebook event to RSVP!

7pm Tuesday, March 11th @ The Mohawk, 912 Red River St, Austin, Texas 78701
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Converse Rubber Tracks @ SXSW 2014 ft. White Denim, Black Angels

March 5th, 2014
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Converse is throwing another party at SXSW 2014 – this time with White Denim and Black Angels! This one will be part of the frenzy that is Rainey Street, taking place at Clive Bar on Saturday, March 15th. As always the event is 21+ and entry is subject to capacity so show up early if you really want a spot – it’s free with RSVP and right in the heart of things so it should be busy! Read more for the RSVP link!

2PM Saturday, March 15th @ Clive Bar, 609 Davis St, Austin, TX 78701
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Cherrytree Records “Keep Pop Weird” SXSW 2014 Party ft. RAC, Sir Sly

March 4th, 2014
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Cherrytree Records has announced details on their “Keep Pop Weird” party at SXSW 2014! The record label hasn’t said much other than the impressive lineup and that the event is official and requires either a SXSW badge or wristband. SXSW attendees can look forward to shows from RAC, Deap Vally, Sir Sly, Max And The Moon, Matthew Koma, and many more – read on for more party details and the full lineup!

7pm Friday, March 14th @ Trinity Hall at Old School Bar & Grill, 401 E 6th St. Austin, TX 78701
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Terrorbird Publishing & Red Brick Songs SXSW 2014 Party ft. Painted Palms, Jessica Lea Mayfield

March 3rd, 2014
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Terrorbird Publishing and Red Brick Songs are co-throwing a party at Cheer Up Charlie’s for SXSW 2014! The event is completely free and 21 and up only, sporting a list of performers including Jessica Lea Mayfield, Mirah, Painted Palms, Eternal Summers, Andy Shauf, and many more! If that wasn’t enough, show up early for free Pabst Blue Ribbon and other goodies – BYO mustache and vintage upcycled corduroy shorts. Read more for the full lineup and set times, as well as their rocking event flyer!

Noon-6PM Wednesday, March 12th @ Cheer Up Charlies, 900 Red River Austin, TX 78701
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Lively & INgrooves Present Relive Austin @ SXSW 2014 ft. Bad Suns, Jamestown Revival

March 3rd, 2014
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Lively and INgrooves are teaming up at SXSW 2014 to throw a killer day party at Buffalo Billiards in downtown Austin! They’re making sure their attendees get a taste of the city with free drinks, free BBQ, and of course a free lineup of bands most people would very happily pay money for – the bill includes Jamestown Revival, Bad Suns, Gary Numan, Twin Peaks, and more – all just an RSVP away. Read more for the full lineup and set times, as well as the link to RSVP for entry!

Noon-5:30pm Friday, March 14th @ Buffalo Billiards, 201 E. 6th Street Austin, TX 78701
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Buzz Bands LA “Dear Austin, Love L.A.” SXSW 2014 Day Party ft. Fever the Ghost

March 3rd, 2014
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LA new music website Buzz Bands LA is back at SXSW for the sixth time in 2014 with another great day party lineup! Their “Dear Austin, Love L.A.” party features a wide range of artists and genres from southern California, proving there’s a little bit of everything down there – the free show features Incan Abraham, LA Font, Fever the Ghost, James Supercave, and much more – read on for more details and a complete lineup! Don’t worry if you haven’t heard of some of these bands before – past shows included Mile Greene, Cayucas, Local Natives, Hanni El Khatib, and others so you know the musical curation is in good hands!

11am-5:30pm Wednesday, March 12th @ Chuggin’ Monkey, 219 E. 6th St. Austin, TX 78701
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