Daniel Johnston SXSW Panel
When: Wednesday, March 16, 2p
Where: Convention Center, Room 9
A discussion and celebration of acclaimed Austin singer/songwriter and visual artist Daniel Johnston’s first 50 years of creating some of the most iconic art and memorable music in Austin’s rich creative history. Executive produced by GSD&M, the panel includes Daniel Johnston, Louis Black (founder of SXSW), Tom Gimble (Daniel’s longtime manager), Ryan Barkan of Primary Wave Music (Daniel’s music publishing company) and Conor Oberst of Bright Eyes. Additional panel info, can be found here: http://schedule.sxsw.com/events/event_MP990201
Spike Jonze Presents Arcade Fire Short Film
When: Wednesday, March 16 at 7p
Where: GSD&M (828 W 6th Street) Map
Director Spike Jonze to debut a short film on indie rock band and the 2011 Grammy Album of the Year winner, Arcade Fire. Let me know if you’d like to be a guest at this limited engagement.
GSD&M Music Showcase
When: Thursday, March 17, from 5-7p
Like last year’s Big Star / Alex Chilton tribute show, GSD&M is sponsoring another legendary act to include the North Mississippi Allstars at Stubb’s from 5-7p. Since this is an official SXSW Showcase, it is open to badge and wristband holders and those willing to wait in line. Please let me know if you’d like to be our guest in the Stubb’s VIP area for this show.