MySpace Music To Host 2008 SXSW Events

MySpace Music, the world's most popular music community, today announced that it will connect bands and fans at this year's SXSW Music Festival in Austin, TX on March 13-15, 2008 through a series of high profile concert events and artist signings.
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MySpace Music and SPIN magazine will host an artist tent with special gifting and sampling areas. Hundreds of bands are scheduled to drop by to give exclusive on-site interviews for broadcast on the magazine's official MySpace page ( Throughout the week, fans can check the Music channel for updated interviews from their favorite bands on-site.

On March 13th, MySpace Music will throw open the doors at Red 7 with an official showcase featuring iconic punk band NOFX with Dead To Me, Teenage Bottlerocket and The Flatliners.

In collaboration with SPIN magazine and Activision/ Guitar Hero III, MySpace Music will throw a party at the legendary outdoor music venue, Stubb's on March 14, 2008 featuring the festival's highly anticipated acts including; X, Vampire Weekend, The Ravonettes, The Whigs, Ben Jelen & Switches.

Details on MySpace's on-site events are:

MySpace/ SPIN Tent
Thursday - Saturday (3/13 - 3/15)
11 AM - 6 PM daily
Hospitality, artist interviews, gifting, sampling
The San Jacinto Saloon- 6th Street & San Jacinto

MySpace Presents NOFX w/ Dead to Me, Teenage Bottlerocket & The Flatliners
Thursday, 3/13
10 PM - 2 AM
Red 7
611 E. 7th Street

Stubb's Party presented by MySpace, SPIN & Guitar Hero III
Friday, 3/14
12 - 6 PM
Featuring X, Vampire Weekend, The Ravonettes, The Whigs, Ben Jelen & Switches
801 Red River