If you're headed down to Austin in March for the big music industry party SXSW, there are a bunch of locals hosting great acts throughout that week. We told you about our big bash on Friday, March 19 with Superchunk, the xx, the Pains of Being Pure at Heart, and Surfer Blood; and the Zum/Aquarius/KXLU gig the day before at Domy. A couple more SF x SXSW showcases have been announced in recent days. Add these to your Texas to-do list:
Terrorbird Media / Force Field PR day party on Wednesday, March 17 @ Red 7 (noon-6 p.m., free)
with: Neon Indian, Real Estate, The Rural Alberta Advantage, Choir of Young Believers, Frankie Rose & the Outs, Beach Fossils, Those Darlins, Inlets, A Sunny Day In Glasgow, Toro Y Moi, Matias Aguayo, Oh No Ono, The Fresh and Onlys, Stricken City, Ernest Gonzales, and The Splinters.
with: Wallpaper., Sleepy Sun, Ty Segall, Or, the Whale, Still Flyin', Birds & Batteries, The Sandwitches, Young Prisms, Man/Miracle, Tempo No Tempo, Geographer, The Ferocious Few, Sonny and the Sunsets, Leopold and his Fiction, and Hottub.