2017 SXSW Showcasing Artist Jonathan Toubin

Jonathan Toubin photo by courtesy of the artist

SXSW Closing Party: Soul Clap & Dance Off

Austin, TX

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

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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


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.

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