Gigs launch Texas festival today (March 12)
A host of afternoon gigs are about to kick off today (March 12) in Texas, to mark the beginning of the SXSW festival 2008.
Highlights include The Spinto Band heading up a line-up including Division Day, Joseph Arthur and AA Bondy at the Creekside Lounge, while at the Red Eye Fly a bill including Two Gallants, Die! Die! Die! and White Denim kicks off at 11am (CMT).
At Hotel San Jose Londonrecent NME cover star Lightspeed Champion headlines a bill kicking off at noon, with Scissors For Lefty, Deadly Syndrome and Mason playing before him.