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Berklee SXSW Party Today at Friends

Berklee’s 4th annual SXSW party is today at Friends (208 E. 6th Street) at 1:00 p.m, featuring Kip:Nap:Kin, Melissa Ferrick, Annie Lynch and the Beekeepers, Volunteers, The Hollow Sound, Aaron Sinclair, SuperVolcano, The Motion Sick , and Ma’ayan Castel. Event is 21+, free, and open to all badge holders, wristband holders, and the general public. Hope to see you there!

From the official press release:

“This year’s performers include Boston Music Award winners Kid:Nap:Kin (HRR); accomplished singer/songwriter Melissa Ferrick, performing solo; New York-based acoustic folk band Annie Lynch and the Beekeepers (HRR), composed of students and alumni; Brooklyn, NY, indie rock band Volunteers; the Hollow Sound, a student band that was a finalist in mtvU’s Best Music on Campus contest; Austinite Aaron Sinclair (of Frank Smith), performing solo; SuperVolcano (HRR), a student band that appears on HRR’s new CD, Dorm Sessions 6; Boston indie pop band the Motion Sick; and Los Angeles pop/reggae artist Ma’ayan Castel.

Alumnae Sarah Sharp and Katie Gosnall will host the event. Giveaways include SanDisk Sansa MP3 players, a online course, and copies of HRR’s new compilation CD, Dorm Sessions 6.

Artists listed in reverse order of appearance:

Kid:Nap:Kin (HRR)

Melissa Ferrick

Annie Lynch and the Beekeepers (HRR)


The Hollow Sound

Aaron Sinclair (of Frank Smith)

SuperVolcano (HRR)

The Motion Sick

Ma’ayan Castel

Berklee’s SXSW Party is 21+, free of charge, and open to SXSW badge holders. SXSW wristband holders and the general public can RSVP to to attend.”


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1 Comment

  1. Hey everyone,
    My band, Lunar Sway, will be playing in Austin this Sat., March 21st at 11:00 p.m. for the SXSW
    festival. If you will be there or if you know anyone who will be there, I would greatly appreciate it if
    you could pass the word on about this show! thanks!

    please check out our promo video at – Drew Lawrence, Berklee ’00

    March 21st, 2009
    The Creekside Lounge
    Outdoor Stage 11:00 p.m.
    606 E 7th Street
    Austin, TX

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