As Austin enters the cacophony of SXSW's music week, we've prepared a guide to San Antonio musicians on display in the capitol. Below is our day-by-day schedule of SA bands, artists and promoters pitching in for the most hectic and exciting seven days that the music business has to offer. Official showcases, requiring a pricy badge, are noted below.
As is the case with SXSW, secret shows are announced and planned ones drop with frequency. So check back for updates as the week goes on.
Tuesday, March 17 Buttercup
9pm C-Boy’s Heart & Soul Bar
2008 S. Congress
The Nextbop/Art of Cool Project/Jazz 91.7 FM Jazz for the Masses Day Party
KRTU host and Nextbop editor Anthony Dean Harris hosts his annual, free Jazz for the Masses Day Party.
Quantic (DJ set)
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
Nowhere Near SXSW: Die Happy Showcase
San Antonio's Die Happy Productions presents a warehouse showcase featuring Of The Lion, Paisley StarFire, Art Martinez and the Sofa Kings, This Is Where Two Oceans Meet, Heavy, The Bluebird, The Onyx Humms, Lonely Horse, Amaze The City, Orlando Gonzales.
3pm-12am Indras Awarehouse
7904 FM 969
Music For Listeners Day 1
KRTU hosts Michael Thomas and Orlando Torres present their annual three-day party at El Sapo named after their long-running radio show.
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Demitasse - (San Antonio, Texas)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM GRMLN - (San Francisco, California)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Jeremy Loops - (Cape Town, South Africa)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Happyness - (London, United Kingdom)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Boxed In - (London, United Kingdom)
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM The Shivas - (Portland, Oregon)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Teen Men - (Wilmington, Delaware)
Noon-7pm El Sapo