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Our good friends Ultra8201 are throwing a huge 4 year anniversary party at Ghost Room on Thursday and we’re happy to be a part of the fun. The guys have a killer evening lined up with music from locals New Roman Times, The Authors, Politics, and The Red Boys. Of course you and also expect a photo booth run by Annie Ray and cheap drinks all night long. Check out that fancy flier for all sponsoring parties.
Download: New Roman Times – Smoke In Your Disguise [MP3]
Fun Fun Fun Fest is fast approaching and we wanted to go ahead and give you some details about a pre-party we have planned with some other fine local folks. Our Combo Meal event will be going down on Nov. 6th at Scoot Inn and features 2 stagse of incredible bands and DJs. The outside DJ stage features headliners Hood Internet, local legend Neiliyo, and Prepmode. The inside stage features Stillwater boys Colourmusic along with Zlam Dunk, StABBA (metal aBBa cover band) and up and coming locals Ideal Soul Mart. If that wasn’t enough, the great Annie Ray will be on hand to take some fancy photos and Under Pressure will be on site making custom screen t-shirts. Price for the show is $5 if you RSVP ahead of time at do512 and $8 if you don’t.
Along with ourselves, this tasty event is sponsored by Cherry Peel, Knuckle Rumbler, Champion Scion, My Old Kentucky Blog, do512, Ultra8201, and Sailor Legs. This will be the only place you’ll want to be to celebrate your night before Fun Fest. We’ll drop some reminders your way as the event date gets closer.
Download: Colourmusic – Put in a Little Gas [MP3]
Download: The Hood Internet – Single Foxes (Put A Wood On It) [MP3]
Our local blogmeister Ultra8201 is putting on a pretty slick little party this Saturday at La Zona Rosa. The lineup is being kept totally local with hot Austin band Ume headlining along with fellow locals True Widow and The White White Lights providing your opening entertainment. Tickets are going for $8, but if you RSVP at Do512 now, it’ll only cost ya $5. Like you’ve got anything better to do on a Saturday night…
Download: Ume – The Conductor [MP3]
As you eagerly await our recap of a few things SXSW (we promise we’ll keep it brief), why not head over to some other super sites with tons more information than we plan on having. Our friends Ultra8201 have some great shots of Kanye along with a ton of other coverage. Sonic Itch has cool video of Dan Aurbach at The Parish. Gorilla Vs. Bear already has some of his fancy polaroids up. Austinist has a nice news and photos section as well. New York Times even tells us how much stuff costs and who the hell pays for it. Check back later for our top bands of the week that was SXSW.
Just read over on Sonic Itch & Ultra8201 that the Decemberists will be playing at Southwestern University in Georgetown this evening! Tickets for the show are $10 for students and still only $20 for all other ticket buyers. Doors look to open at 6:30 with the show following around 8 or so. Read more on the Southwestern events site. How did we all miss this one?