Posted in music | tour dates on February 19, 2014

Against Me! / flyer / Touche Amore
Against Me
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Touche Amore

The 2014 BrooklynVegan official nighttime SXSW showcase will take place on Wednesday, March 12 at Red 7 Patio (611 E. 7th St. in Austin, TX). SXSW badges are welcome, and we'll also have some general admission tickets for sale at the door (come early!).

For this year, we kept things on the punky side with a 1 AM headlining set from the reinvigorated punk vets Against Me! who are back with a new lineup and album this year. However, it starts rather un-punk (or maybe the most punk?) with a 7:30 PM opening very special guest set from occasional actor and cult singerĀ Harvey Sid Fisher, who is probably best known for his album Astrology Songs in which he performs songs about the 12 signs of the Zodiac. He'll be performing all twelve! The album came out on Gregg Turkington aka Neil Hamburger's Amarillo Records, which also makes Harvey labelmates with Anton LaVey. Don't be late!

After him, the distortion pedals get turned on for Lancaster, PA fuzz rockers Placeholder, followed by Gainesville post-hardcore newcomers Frameworks (whose debut LP is due out on Topshelf this year), then '90s alt-rock radio lovers Cheap Girls (who just announced a new album), NJ's wordy folk punks The Front Bottoms, and finally post-hardcore rippers Touche Amore taking the stage at midnight right before Against Me!. That's the flyer above.

The Red 7 show is one of a few BrooklynVegan events at SXSW this year. Our metal blog Invisible Oranges will be announcing a metal showcase soon. We also have three day parties at Red 7 (3/13-15, lineups coming soon), and a BrooklynVegan/BV Austin-curated portion of the Flatstock stage on 3/15 with Austin artists Mother Falcon, S U R V I V E, and Bronze Whale.

Hope to see you there!

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Touche Amore - "~" / "Just Exist" at Neumos, February 2014

The Front Bottoms - "Twin Size Mattress" live

Cheap Girls - "Ruby"

Frameworks at The Fest 12

Placeholder - "Above"

Harvey Sid Fisher - "I Want Sex"

flyer by tammijean triplett

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Comments (11)

wow, TERRIBLE

Posted by Anonymous | February 19, 2014 5:36 PM

bring this show to NYC

Posted by Anonymous | February 19, 2014 6:18 PM

Yes, please bring this show to NYC!

Posted by Anonymous | February 19, 2014 6:56 PM

Is this really what BV likes / thinks represents them? Maybe I'm out of touch with the apparent douche majority?

Posted by Anonymous | February 19, 2014 7:26 PM

Sid Fishus

Posted by Anonymous | February 19, 2014 8:31 PM

this years sxsw does not look too good

Posted by Anonymous | February 19, 2014 8:35 PM

rather stay at home playing minecraft yes total dork, baby

Posted by Anonymous | February 20, 2014 2:58 AM

Primavera remains the only valid festival for 2014

Posted by Anonymous | February 20, 2014 8:51 AM

i wanna come . i amplaying SXSW also MaR 12 .. so it just mite work.. i wanna be olaved by the BK VeGaN xXx hehe xxx HaPPy sPRiNg in NYC .. feels like ;)

Posted by ReW* | February 20, 2014 3:04 PM

What? No Perfect Pussy or Angel Olsen?

Posted by Anonymous | February 20, 2014 10:20 PM

Maybe I'm out of touch with the... the best!

Posted by MassagemLingam | March 17, 2014 12:46 PM

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