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Shirts for a Cure presents a FREE SXSW showcase on Friday, March 20th at Red 7. Doors open at high noon.
The A.K.A.’s 12:30 – 1:00
Ruiner 1:20 – 1:50
Darkest Hour 2:20 – 3:05
Dillinger Four 3:25 – 4:25
The Bouncing Souls 4:45 – 6:00

First come, first served – get here early for guaranteed admittance.

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SHIRTS FOR A CURE FREE SXSW PARTY MARCH 20TH (feat. The Bouncing Souls, Darkest Hour, Dillinger Four, and more!)

The Shirts for a Cure Project is proud to announce this year’s SXSW day party will feature The Bouncing Souls, Dillinger Four, Darkest Hour, The A.K.A.’s and Ruiner. This will be the ONLY 2009 SXSW appearance by The Bouncing Souls, Dillinger Four and Darkest Hour. This FREE event will be held at Red 7 (611 East 7th Street) on Friday March 20th, doors open at noon sharp. Donations will be collected at the door and are strong encouraged.

There will be limited space at this event, so please arrive early to be assured entry.

Take a moment to peek at this year’s poster: www.syrentha.org/sxswposter2009.htm

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DEMAND IN DC: Applauding the Empowerment of People thru Art/Photo/Film/Music

“DEMAND IN DC” is a celebration of people’s desire, will, and actions evoking change in our lives and the direction of the world. As the rest of the country recognizes the inauguration of America’s new President, artists, photographers, filmmakers, and musicians converge on our Nation’s Capitol to recognize and empower the REAL agents of change: The People.

Inauguration Day: January 20th, 2009
@ The Black Cat in Washington, DC. (All 4 rooms.)
w/ Anti-Flag, United Nations, The A.K.A.s, and Ruiner

Participating artists include: HorseBites, Charles Stanley Doll IV, MIke Ski, Mitch Clem, Erik Davidson, David S. Holloway, Kencredible, Ben Lande, and many more!

Together with local DC sponsor Shirts for a Cure, DEMAND IN DC will feature “Quilts for a Cure,” auctioning off four giant quilts made of the over 200 band t-shirt designs that the cancer research benefit has released since it’s inception.

**Call for Artists:**
This is an open call to all Designers, Artists, Photographers, Filmmakers, sculptors, animators, etc… to participate in “DEMAND IN DC.” Final entries included in the show will be judged by a panel of peers to win radical prizes.

Email all submissions and Inquiries to: DemandinDC@gmail.com by December 20th.
You will be contacted with details and guidelines regarding the show.

Final Artist Line up will be announced January 2nd, 2009.

For more information, please contact DemandinDC@gmail.com.

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Streetlight Manifesto is preparing for a giant undertaking that will consume their 2009. Early in the New Year, fans of the long running NJ-based ska/rock act can start getting their hands on a series of releases as part of the 99 Songs of Revolution Project; a collection of 99 cover songs over 8 full-length CDs spanning all kinds of genres by all kinds of artists.

    “4 Out of 7 in 3 Before 9 Tour” U.S. Dates

w/ Fear Nuttin Band, The Swellers, The AKA’S
Oct 8 – Farmingdale, NY @ Crazy Donkey
Oct 9 – Sayreville, NY @ Starland Ballroom
Oct 10 – Albany, NY @ Northern Lights
Oct 11 – Buffalo, NY @ Town Ballroom with Mighty, Mighty, Bosstones
Oct 12 – Cleveland, OH @ Agora
Oct 13 – Grand Rapids, MI @ Intersection
Oct 14 – Omaha, NE @ Sokol Underground
Oct 15 – Denver, CO @ Bluebrid
Oct 16 – Salt Lake City, UT @ Avalon
Oct 17 – Scottsdale, AZ @ The Venue of Scottsdale
Oct 18 – Los Angeles, CA @ Key Club
Oct 19 – San Diego, CA @ House of Blues

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