photo: Thee Oh Sees in NYC in 2014 (more by PSquared)
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Like every year, Spider House has an absolutely packed schedule of showcases during this year's SXSW. With at least 11 events happening over the course of 6 days from March 16-21, there's absolutely something for everyone. Most of them are free with RSVP.

The week of festivities kicks off on March 16 with the all-day, all-night "Freaks Meet Folks Fest" that boasts 3 stages, 35 bands, comedy and art installations spread across the 12 hours from 2 PM to 2 AM. BUHU, Boyfrndz, Juan Waters, Homeshake, Water Liars and Meatbodies are just a few of the bands performing at this event designed to celebrate impressive talent in experimental and folk driven music and genres. The event is free and you don't need to RSVP. Check out the schedule in full below.

The next day (Tuesday, 3/17) the venue plays host to an Octopus Project presented day show featuring Peelander Z, Stardeath & The White Dwarfs, Paper Lions, Experimental Aircraft, Wray, Hidden Ritual, Treasure Mammal, Tele Novella and Woozyhelmet. This show is also free and doesn't require an RSVP.

Tuesday night at 8 PM Spider House is hosting two showcases: one brought to you by Austin artist collective Native Waves outside and a free SXSW kick-off show put together by She Shreds Magazine inside. The Native Waves show features The Rare Birds, idle ants, Coattails, Darkbird, Under The Sun and The Goodhearts, and free with RSVP. The She Shreds show is also free with RSVP, hosting performances from The Ghost Wolves, Megafauna, The Shivas, Bobby Jealousy and Guantanamo Baywatch.

Burger Records imprint Weiner Records takes over the venue all day Wednesday (3/18), starting with a free brunch showcase co-presented by Ladygunn starting at noon with music from Sunflower Bean, Vision and The Parrots. The label then mounts all three of Spider House's stages to put on "Wienermania 2015!" for free, with music from Paul Collins Beat, PUJOL, Gap Dream, The Memories, DTCV and more. Check out the full lineup and schedule below. presents two days of music in the "Wow! High Five!" showcase on Thursday and Friday (3/19-3/20). Thursday features music from Eyelid Kid, Workout Music, Zettajoule, MUTTS, NGHT HCKLRS, The Elwins, Needs, We Are The Willows, Jamaican Queens, SHMU, What Moon Things and Golden Graves, Friday you can catch Calliope Musicals, Prism Tats, BUHU, GGOOLLDD, The Ghost Wolves, Honduras, Ollie Forrest, The Gents, Sunflower Bean, Cleanup, New Madrid and Perimiter Breach. You need to RSVP and download the app to get into either showcase.

Friday night the Spider House Cafe will be host to the free "Red Cup Nation Party" with music from DJ Trauma. An RSVP will get you into the show.

Finally, Saturday (3/21) sees the return of Panache's "SXSW Rager" on both of the venue's outdoor stages. For a $5 cover you get into the day-long showcase featuring Thee Oh Sees (one of their NINE SXSW shows), plus Meatbodies, La Luz, Jacco Gardner, Hinds, Ultimate Painting, Happyness, Delicate Steve and lots more. Flyer and full lineup/schedule below.

On Saturday (3/21) Spider House's indoor stage will host KVRX's "Local Live" showcase with some of Austin's most promising bands, including Blessin', PLXTX, Bukkake Moms, Big Bill and more. That show is free.

Check out a video of Thee Oh Sees' set at Spider House in 2012, all of Thee Oh Sees' upcoming shows (SXSW and otherwise) and schedules for some of the Spider House events below...



Freaks Meet Folks Fest -- 2015 Schedule
2:05 - 2:35PM NGHT HCKLRS
2:55 - 3:25PM Homeshake
3:45 - 4:15PM Saint Clair
4:35 - 5:05PM Karla Manzur / Nightblooms
5:25 - 5:55PM my education
6:15 - 6:45PM The Deer
7:05 - 7:35PM Sweet Spirit
7:55 - 8:25PM Zettajoule
8:45 - 9:15PM Gold Beach
9:35 - 10:05PM Tinnarose
10:25 - 10:55PM Water Liars
11:15 - 12:00AM Boyfrndz

2:20 - 2:50PM Monk Parker
3:05 - 3:30PM Violinda Lola
3:55 - 4:20PM LOTT
4:45 - 5:15PM Wildfires
5:35 - 6:00PM Whit
6:30 - 7:00PM Captiva
7:20 - 7:50PM Juan Wauters
8:15 - 8:45PM The Gents
9:05 - 9:30PM Bring Your Ray Gun
9:55 - 10:25PM Shmu
10:45 - 11:15PM Hikes

2:35 - 3:05PM Tahoma
3:25 - 3:55PM modern medicine
4:15 - 4:45PM Meatbodies
5:05 - 5:35PM Far Far Future
5:55 - 6:25PM Cleanup
6:30 - 8:05PM ATX Comedy Hour with Mac Blake, Brian Gaar, Avery Moore, and more!
8:25 - 8:55PM The Big Fist
9:15 - 9:45PM We Are The Willows
10:05 - 10:35PM Calliope Musicals
10:55 - 11:25PM GGOOLLDD
11:45 - 12:15AM Corduroi
12:25 - 12:55AM Holiday Mountain
1:15 - 1:45AM BUHU


Wienermania 2015! Schedule

2:05PM -- The Lifeforms
2:55PM -- Kim & The Created
3:45PM -- The Shivas
4:35PM -- the aquadolls
5:25PM -- Gap Dream
6:15PM -- Guantanamo Baywatch
7:05PM -- The Rich Hands
7:55PM -- Unkle Funkle
8:45PM -- Plastic Pinks
9:35PM -- Western Plaza
10:25PM -- PUJOL
11:15PM -- paul collins beat

2:25PM -- The Memories
3:10PM -- LP3 & The Tragedy
3:55PM -- Adult Books
4:25PM -- GAL PALS
5:10PM -- The Zoltars
5:55PM -- The Lemons
6:40PM -- Lace Curtains
7:25PM -- Big White
8:10PM -- Les Marinellis
9:55PM -- The Shrine
10:45PM -- White Mystery

2:35PM -- Thelma and the Sleaze
3:25PM -- Mope Grooves
4:15PM -- Love Cop
5:05PM -- No Parents
6:45PM -- Corners
7:35PM -- Lucern Raze
8:25PM -- DTCV
9:15PM -- Pearl Charles
10:05PM -- The Vomettes
10:55PM -- Susan
11:45PM -- Emotional
12:25AM -- Feels
1:15AM -- Levitation Room


Panache SXSW Spider House Rager II
Sat 3/21

Patio Stage 1
11pm X CULT
10pm Das Wave
9pm Lake City Tigers
8pm Total Abuse
7pm The Mystery Lights
6pm Thee Oh Sees
5pm Meatbodies
4pm Delicate Steve
3pm Turbo Fruits
2pm Hinds
1pm Guy Blakeslee
12pm Las Rosas

Outdoor Stage 2
10:30pm A Giant Dog
9:30pm White Mystery
8:30pm Ment Day
7:30pm Lester Green
6:30pm Jacco Gardner
5:30pm La Luz
4:30pm Happyness
3:30pm Ultimate Painting
2:30pm The Zoltars
1:30pm Babes
12:30pm Heaters

Thee Oh Sees - 2015 Tour Dates
03-14 Phoenix, AZ - Viva PHX Festival
03-16 Austin, TX - Hotel Vegas (Strange Brew 4 Party)
03-17 Austin, TX - Hotel Vegas (Hot Burrito/SXSW Kick Off Party)
03-18 Austin, TX - Mohawk (House of Vans Party)
03-19 Austin, TX - Tequila Mockingbird Sound Studios
03-19 Austin, TX - Hotel Vegas (Psych Fest Party)
03-20 Austin, TX - Home Slice Pizza (Third Man Records Rolling Record Store event)
03-20 Austin, TX - Hotel Vegas (Panache SXSW Showcase)
03-21 Austin, TX - Mohawk (House of Vans/Fun Fun Fun Fest Party)
03-21 Austin, TX - Spider House (Panache Party)
03-22 San Antonio, TX - Burgerama
05-09 Austin, TX - Levitation

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