2017 Official Showcase Presenter
The world’s most popular, prolific, and fun soul party celebrates its 10th year in action officially closing out South By Southwest yet again with a wild night of pure unadulterated sweaty good times for the history books!
Date: Sunday, March 19
Venue: Palm Door on Sixth (508 E 6th St.)
Lineup: Jonathan Toubin, Daddy Long Legs, The Nude Party, Roya, Vockah Redu, the Cru
10:00pm – DADDY LONG LEGS (Norton Records) NYC’s wailing blues bashers, huffing and puffing and blowing houses down on a nightly basis on their infinite world tour, bring an elevated level of rough and ready intensity to contemporary lo-fi blues with their explosive fire ceremony. Currently putting the finishing touches on their 4th LP… http://officialdaddylonglegs.com/wordpress/
9:00pm – The Nude Party (Boone, NC) This rowdy small town North Carolina sextet give the heavy immediacy, song economy and harmonic bent of The British Invasion a sleazy southern accent and delerious party vibe as they continue to farm a strong grassroots following destroying dives coast to coast since dropping last year’s acclaimed “Hot Tub” EP.
8:00pm – Roya (BURGER RECORDS) Featuring Habibi frontwoman/Persian-American activist Rahill Jamilifard, The Clean’s legendary drummer Hamish Kilgour, DJ/model/Angry Angles/ Golden Triangle bassist Alix Brown, and record producer/Death By Audio denizen/Grooms guitarist Jay Heiselman.
plus, MC and recurring amazing sonic and visual experience throughout the night… thee one and only…. Vockah Redu Fan Page and the Cru!
followed by… 11pm – 2am Dancing to thee legendary Jonathan Toubin / New York Night Train’s exciting and exquisite 45rpm 1960s soul magik!
MIDNIGHT $100 DANCE OFF! with a distinguished panel of judges TBA
CATCH THEE CLAP!
This showcase is free and open to the public. Ages 21+. All admissions subject to capacity. Exceptions to be noted in schedule listings and/or at venue entrances. Artists and lineup subject to change.