SXSW: 40 Watt/JamBase Party
Featuring: The Whigs, Dead Confederate, Camper Van Beethoven
Saturday, March 20 / Noon to 8:00 p.m. / The Side Bar
SXSW is just around the corner and JamBase will be there. Not only will we be reporting daily on our musical discoveries, but we'll be helping to sponsor a party with Athens, GA's 40 Watt. Set for Saturday, March 20 from noon to 8 p.m. at the Side Bar, located at 602 E. 7th Street in Austin, TX, the show will feature The Whigs, Dead Confederate, Camper Van Beethoven, Warpaint, Twin Tigers, Modern Skirts, Packway Handle Band and a bunch of other great bands. Below is the lineup in order of appearance, first to last. Set times TBD.
This party is open to the public, no badge or wrist bands required. So if you're anywhere near Austin come by and say hi!
Vic Chesnutt Stage
Modern Skirts (Athens, GA)
James Husband (Athens, GA)
Warpaint (Los Angeles, CA)
J Roddy Walston & The Business (Baltimore MD)
Camper Van Beethoven (Santa Cruz, CA)
Dead Confederate (Athens, GA)
The Whigs (Athens, GA)
Ruby Isle (Minneapolis, MN / Athens, GA)
Jerry Fuchs Stage
Lera Lynn (Athens, GA)
Holy Liars (Athens, GA)
Jonny Corndawg (Nashville, TN)
Futurebirds (Athens, GA)
Gift Horse (Athens, GA)
Twin Tigers (Athens, GA)
Ponderosa (Athens, GA / Atlanta, GA)
Jon Guthrie Stage
Spring Tigers (Athens, GA)
Quiet Hooves (Athens, GA)
Reptar (Athens, GA)
Packway Handle Band (Athens, GA)
Venice is Sinking (Athens, GA)
The Tenant (Vancouver, BC)
American Cheeseburger (Athens, GA)
Savagist (Athens, GA)
JamBase's Editor-in-Chief Aaron Kayce is also hosting Kayceman's Treehouse Party on Thursday March, 18 at Cheers. Details on that party can be found here.
As always, there are a plethora of official showcases and unofficial parties happening during SXSW. A few links we've found helpful in planning our attack have come from sxsw.com/music/shows/byvenue, do512.com, austin360.com/music/sxsw and of course our very own JamBase!