Stereogum & PASTE Present The Dell Lounge @ SXSW 2008

So, we’re pretty excited.

Stereogum & Paste Present The Dell Lounge @ SXSW 2008

Three days, great bands, free drinks all day, new club on 6th St. (right next door to Emo’s). There go all your excuses not to be there. More info? This way…

Here’s the timetable:

Thursday March 13, 2008
12-12:40: My Brightest Diamond
1-1:40: Nada Surf
2-2:40: Destroyer
3-3:40: Colour Revolt
4-4:40: Delta Spirit
5-5:40: Peter Morén (of Peter Bjorn & John)
Hosted by Tobi, XMU’s “Dean of Music”

Friday March 14, 2008
12-12:40: Lightspeed Champion
1-1:40: The Weakerthans
2-2:40: Kaki King
3-3:40: Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin
4-4:40: Liam Finn
5-5:40: The Whigs
Hosted by David Dye of WXPN’s World Cafe on NPR (broadcast live on WXPN)

Saturday March 15, 2008
12-12:40: Fuck Buttons
1-1:40: High Places
2-2:40: Blitzen Trapper
3-3:40: No Age
4-4:40: HEALTH
5-5:40: List Christee DJ Set
Hosted by ANTI- recording artist Tim Fite

Here’s how this thing will go:


  • Open to the public and SXSW badgeholders


  • Free beverages provided by Southern Comfort and Fuse throughout each day
  • Arrive early to receive a free gift bag with a limited-edition event t-shirt, courtesy of Busted Tees, and other fun swag
  • Fifty people each day will receive a free KODAK Digital Single Use camera to take pictures


  • The shows will be recast March 21-22 beginning at Noon EST on XMU on XM Satellite Radio, with additional broadcasts on March 29-30 at the top of the hour from 2pm-7pm EST
  • Friday’s show will be broadcast LIVE on WXPN’s World Cafe on NPR, also streaming on
  • Video content will be made available courtesy of in the days following SXSW
  • Busted Tees will also sell a 3-shirt series from the shows after SXSW


  • Sign up here to receive an RSVP laminate by mail before SXSW week. Wear it and you’ll get entry if capacity permits.

Come on down and say hi. We’ll be the ones listening to music and drinking. Hope to see you there!