Aussie annihilation of Austin, Texas is imminent.
The musical mojos of Injured Ninja, Operator Please, Bliss and Esso, Hungry kids of Hungary and Washington are set to infiltrate and dominate the South by South West musical festival kicking off on March 15 and going to March 20.
Local band The Holidays will be getting amongst it. Not only are they doing the pre-party in Vegas for Cee Lo Green vs The Ting Tings, they have a stack of SXSW shows lined up including playing with Local Natives on March 14 in Austin.
Friday 18 sees the Speed Sets section happening with DZ Deathrays, The Chevelles, Wolf and Cub and Washington are playing the late afternoon slots. Speed Sets allows bands to play short showcase sets giving them the opportunity to sell their wares to both punters and presenting partners.
Gear Alley is happening on the 19th as the place to see some home grown beats with Wolf and Cub, Operator Please and Washington gracing the stage.
Some of the other fine Aussie talent attending SXSW are Art Vs. Science, Bliss n Eso, Blue King Brown, Cloud Control, An Horse, Boy and Bear, Drawn from Bees and The Jezabels.
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