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SXSW EVENTS WITH ANDREW W.K.:
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16
10:00AM – 11:00AM – Special appearance with Nardwuar, the human serviette, during a screening of his video interviews.
Location: Day Stage, Austin Convention Center, 500 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX 78701
2:00PM – 3:00PM – SXSW Featured Speaker: Andrew W.K.
Location: Austin Convention Center, Room 18ABC, 500 East Cesar Chavez Street, Austin, TX 78701
THURSDAY, MARCH 17
4:00PM – 5:00pm – Special musical appearance with Nardwuar at
Headhunters, 720 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78701
FRIDAY, MARCH 18
12:00noon – 6:00PM – Andrew hosted the huge Death Match Day Party by
Santos Party House and Thrasher Skateboard Magazine, more info HERE!
Location: The Scoot Inn, 1308 East 4th Street, Austin, TX 78702
*** Official Press Release by Big Machine Media ***
Party Hard with Andrew W.K. at SXSW DEATH MATCH DAY PARTY
The world’s most famous partier hosts Santos Party House SXSW
New York, NY – (March 7, 2011) – Iconic rocker, speaker, television star and owner of New York City staple club, Santos Party House, Andrew W.K., is proud to announce the DEATH MATCH BY DAY PARTY at SXSW 2011. Sponsored by Thrasher Magazine and Converse, the larger than life bash will be held at The Scoot Inn on Friday, March 18th and hosted by the original partier himself, the one and only Andrew W.K. He will be joined by New York’s own Ghe20 G0thik Crew, who will be spinning between sets.
A favorite for artists and audiences alike, Santos Party House NYC is temporarily relocating the party to Austin, Texas for this unprecedented day of madness and mayhem. Admission is FREE!, and complimentary Pabst Blue Ribbon will be served as well. The stellar lineup for the afternoon includes:
Green & Wood
Balance and Composure
“I’m so psyched to host this party!” Andrew W.K. says. “Ever since my friends and I opened Santos Party House, we dreamed of taking the club around the world. This year, in Austin, Texas, we’re going to bring the party spirit harder than ever, and Santos will demonstrate to South by Southwest what having fun is all about. Now let’s rage!”
DEATH MATCH DAY PARTY
Hosted by Andrew W.K.
With GHE20 G0TH1k DJs
Friday, March 18
Noon – 6:00pm
The Scoot Inn
1308 E 4th Street
Andrew W.K. was recently awarded BEST ON-AIR HOST at the Kidscreen Summit for his show DESTROY BUILD DESTROY on the Cartoon Network. Additionally, he and his wife, dance floor ‘Houserobics’ superstar Cherie Lily, are acting as spokespersons for the KEEP A BREAST FOUNDATION, an organization whose mission is to help eradicate breast cancer by exposing young people to methods of prevention, early detection and support. Andrew and Cherie are starring in the foundation’s advertisements, which premiered on AOL’s PopEater and can be seen in the current issue of Alternative Press Magazine. The duo will also be featured on the front cover of KEEP A BREAST’S quarterly magazine, which will hit stands early spring.
For more information on DEATH MATCH DAY PARTY, please visit their site HERE.
For the official SXSW details, please click HERE.