In addition to planning our own Rock The Cause Day Party at SXSW this year, we are also proud to be sponsoring the Alternative Press 100 Bands You Need to Know Day Party at SXSW. We have partnered with the Cleveland-based music magazine to present a FREE, ALL-AGES showcase at SXSW featuring a lineup of bands you should know. The Day Party was planned in conjunction with AP’s annual 100 Bands You Need Know issue 2012. The McNally Smith/Alternative Press showcase will take place Saturday, March 17th, from noon to 6p.m. on two stages at RED 7 in Austin.
RSVP for the event: http://www.altpress.com/100_bands_you_need_to_know_showcase_2012
Showcase to feature special guests The Used, Breathe Carolina, The Early November, Cancer Bats, Forever The Sickest Kids in addition to up-and-comers from AP’s 100 Bands You Need To Know In 2012 acts Sleeping With Sirens, Tonight Alive, The Amity Affliction, Such Gold, Spycatcher, We Are The Ocean, Ghost Thrower, The Company We Keep and Cherri Bomb.
No RSVP required; this is free to the public! Red 7 is located at 611 East 7th St., Austin, TX, 78701. Check out red7austin.com for more information. This event is also sponsored by Vans, Orange Amps, SJC Drums and Keep A Breast. This is an official SXSW 2012 Party.
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