X, Vampire Weekend Set for Annual SPIN SXSW Party
The Raveonettes, the Whigs, Ben Jelen, Switches, and Music Nation winner the Scarlet also on the bill.
Here’s the lineup for our always anticipated, always packed SXSW party: X, Vampire Weekend, the Raveonettes, the Whigs, Ben Jelen, Switches, and Music Nation winner the Scarlet will all perform, and Diplo and Pandemonium Jones (Caps and Jones) will provide the DJ sets. The event, presented in association with Activision/Guitar Hero, MySpace, and Vtech, will make Spin’s 13th year at SXSW. The show will be held from 12:30 P.M. to 6 P.M. Friday, March 14 at Stubb’s BBQ in Austin, TX, and is invitation-only.
“Spin prides itself on showcasing the most buzzed about acts at SXSW, and this year is no different,” said Spin publisher Malcolm Campbell.
Additional sponsors include: Citi, KCRW 89.9FM in Los Angeles and KCRW.com, SESAC, Slacker, and Vestal.
We’ll see you in Austin!