Under the Radar Announces Three SXSW Day Parties: of Montreal to Perform The Sunlandic Twins
Lineup Also Includes Chairlift, The Drums, Reggie Watts, Deerhoof, Bear in Heaven, Youth Lagoon, La Sera, Taken By Trees, and more
Under the Radar magazine is excited to reveal the full lineups, poster, and set times for its three SXSW 2012 day parties, taking place on Wednesday, March 14th, Thursday, March 15th, and Friday, March 16th. The Friday party, which is presented by Shure, will feature headliner of Montreal performing their beloved 2004 album The Sunlandic Twins in its entirety, the only SXSW 2012 performance of the album. PRS Guitars is also sponsoring all three days.
The Drums headline Wednesday’s party. Wednesday’s lineup also includes The Love Language, comedian/musician Reggie Watts, Hooray for Earth, Sweden’s Niki & The Dove, Canada’s Trust, and Body Language.
Wednesday and Thursday’s parties will feature free beer courtesy of Sapporo USA (while supplies last). Friday’s party will include free rum courtesy of RedRum and VooDoo Spiced Rum (while supplies last).
The parties will happen from 12–6 PM at the Flamingo Cantina at 6th and Red River (515 E. 6th Street, Austin, TX 78701). All events are free and open to the public—no RSVPs or badges are required. Other sponsors include Dorado Music Packaging and Motormouthmedia. This is the seventh year in a row that Under the Radar has hosted a party at SXSW.
The Under the Radar SXSW Party 2012, Wednesday, March 14th:
5:00 PM: The Drums (www.thedrums.com)
4:05 PM: The Love Language (www.thelovelanguage.com)
3:15 PM: Reggie Watts (www.reggiewatts.com)
2:25 PM: Hooray for Earth (www.hoorayforearth.net)
1:35 PM: Niki & The Dove (www.nikiandthedove.com)
12:45 PM: Trust (www.ttrustt.com)
12:00 PM: Body Language (www.bodylanguagemusic.com)
The Under the Radar SXSW Party 2012, Thursday, March 15th:
5:00 PM: Chairlift (www.chairlifted.com)
4:05 PM: Bear in Heaven (www.bearinheaven.com)
3:15 PM: Taken By Trees (www.takenbytreesofficial.tumblr.com)
2:25 PM: Zambri (www.zambri.net)
1:35 PM: Com Truise (www.comtruise.com)
12:45 PM: Slow Club (www.slowclubband.com)
12:00 PM: Choir of Young Believers (www.facebook.com/choirofyoungbelievers)
Shure Presents the Under the Radar SXSW Party 2012, Friday, March 16th:
4:50 PM: of Montreal performing The Sunlandic Twins (only SXSW 2012 performance of the album) (www.ofmontreal.net)
4:00 PM: Youth Lagoon (www.youthlagoon.blogspot.com)
3:10 PM: La Sera (www.freewebs.com/iamkatygoodman)
2:20 PM: Deerhoof (www.deerhoofvsevil.com)
1:30 PM: Cymbals Eat Guitars (www.cymbalseatguitars.com)
12:45 PM: Lost in the Trees (www.lostinthetrees.com)
12:00 PM: Django Django (www.djangodjango.co.uk)
No RSVP is required for these parties. No SXSW badges needed. Just show up. It's free. 21+ only. We are not accepting RSVPs.
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