The Fender Airstream caught all the action with its four-day stay at Waterloo Records SXSW Day Parties,
and visited with some of SXSW’s leading musicians of 2013.Remember Formidable’s Ritzy Bryan jumping into the pit to high-five the front row audience with her guitar? Good times!
The Fender Airstream provided a green room and lounge for artists performing at the Waterloo as well as those hoping to come by just to see the Airstream firsthand.
Each day of the event, two winners and their guests were selected at random to receive Fender Airstream VIP access. Aside from giving them the best view of all performances – also afforded the opportunity to have a personal tour of the Fender Airstream, meet & mingle with the artists performing that day, seating in the shade and free beverages throughout the day.
In conjunction with Waterloo Records, two signed Fender guitars were given away each day of the event in an announcement from the stage prior to the headlining performance.Read More > Vist The Official Site
Los Angeles duo Best Coast closed out the Red Bull Sound Select on Tuesday night in Austin, Texas, with an hour-plus set that heavily featured songs from last year’s The Only Place, a few new tracks and a solid dose of drunken banter.Read More > Read More
With its new warehouse space at the Whitley in downtown Austin, Hype Machine’s Hype Hotel party on Monday night proved to be an ideal intimate setting for Passion Pit’s bouncy electro vibe that was streamed live.Read More >
Long Beach indie rock outfit Cold War Kids previewed tracks from their upcoming album Dear Miss Lonelyhearts during a SXSW show for Filter Magazine on Wednesday night at the Clive Bar in Austin.Read More >
The Joy Formidable’s singer/guitarist Ritzy Bryan has got to be the best in shape band in Austin this week at the annual South by Southwest music festival. The blond firecracker works the stage with such reckless abandon and spunk that she even gives photographers in the pit a workout trying to keep up.Read More >
Every summer, thousands of music lovers of all ages gather in the lush Grant Park, nestled between the Chicago skyline and Lake Michigan shore to enjoy three days of live music. This year’s headliners include notable artists like The Cure, Mumford & Sons, The Killers, and Phoenix.
Every year, MerleFest features over 100 artists performing together on 14 stages to celebrate “Music, Moments and Memories.” As an official sponsor, Fender Airstream parked itself at the event to lend a helping hand and give away some free merchandise!
Every year, 400,000 people swarm the streets of New Orleans for 10 days of cultural music, food and crafts. Musicians are invited to help celebrate the historical music of New Orleans and Louisiana, including both contemporary and traditional jazz, gospel, R&B and everything in between.
Plenty of notable artists visited the Fender Airstream during SXSW, including: Thurston Moore, Jim James, Steve Earle, Jovanotti, The Airborne Toxic Event, Quiet Company, Wild Belle, The Joy Formidable, Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, Scott Hutchison (Frightened Rabbit), Ally Tadros, and more.