2nd Play Stages: See Showcasing Bands in Your Hotel!

Written by Rory Burbeck | March 6, 2014
See some amazing bands on the Hotel Second Play Stages!

Those of you traveling to SXSW Music for the first time next week, get ready. You can find music literally everywhere in Austin during the festival - even in some of the nicest hotel lounges in the city!

Introducing the SXSW 2014 2nd Play Stages, a bonus series of showcases sanctioned by SXSW happening throughout the week in our incredible downtown hotels. These shows are free and open to the public, offering quite an opportunity to see stripped-back, intimate performances.

See the full lineup below. All of these shows can be found on sxsw.com/free or visit our online schedule for more information.

Hilton Hotel (500 E 4th St)

Tuesday, March 11: 6pm – Gossling / 7pm – Roo & The Howl

Wednesday, March 12: 6pm – The Magic Numbers / 7pm – Bonzie / 8pm – Colin Gilmore

Thursday, March 13: 6pm – LYS / 7pm – Kyle Andrews / 8pm – Jordan Klassen

Friday, March 14: 6pm – Dana Falconberry / 7pm – Great American Canyon Band / 8pm – Nive Nielsen & The Deer Children

Saturday, March 15: 6pm – Good For Grapes / 7pm – Streets of Laredo / 8pm – Wildflowers

Hyatt Place Austin Downtown (211 E 3rd St)

Tuesday, March 11: 7pm – Colin Gilmore

Wednesday, March 12: 6pm – David Ramirez / 7pm – Allysen Callery

Thursday, March 13: 6pm – Tom Brosseau / 7pm – Tim Easton

Friday, March 14: 7pm – Jonah Tolchin

Saturday, March 15: 6pm – Jeff Black / 7pm – Lovely Quinces

Embassy Suites Austin Downtown (300 S Congress Ave)

Tuesday, March 11: 6pm – Mighty Oaks

Wednesday, March 12: 6pm – Eric Hutchinson

Thursday, March 13: 6pm – Good For Grapes

Friday, March 14: 6pm – Tim Easton

Saturday, March 15: 6pm – The Magic Numbers / 7pm – Neulore

Omni Austin Downtown (700 San Jacinto Blvd)

Tuesday, March 11: 6pm – Waylayers

Wednesday, March 12: 6pm – Vikesh Kapoor / 7pm – Shelby Earl

Thursday, March 13: 6pm – Starlings, TN / 7pm – Northcote

Friday, March 14: 6pm – The Defibulators / 7pm – Harvey Sid Fisher

Sheraton Hotel (701 E 11th St)

Wednesday, March 12: 6pm - Roo & The Howl / 7pm – Tim Easton

Thursday, March 13: 6pm – David Ramirez / 7pm - Grace London

Friday, March 14: 6pm – Eric Hutchinson / 7pm – Lisa Alma

Saturday, March 15: 7pm – Allysen Callery

Wyndham Garden Hotel (3401 IH 35)

Thursday, March 13: 6pm – Keaton Simons / 7pm – Fauntella Crow

Friday, March 14: 6pm – Natalia Clavier / 7pm – Maya Isacowitz

Hyatt Regency (208 Barton Springs Rd)

Wednesday, March 12: 6pm – Mandolin Orange / 7pm – Tori Kelly

Thursday, March 13: 6pm – Eric Hutchinson / 7pm – Owl Eyes

Friday, March 14: 6pm – Kyle Andrews

Saturday, March 15: 6pm – Nicholas David / 7pm – Mighty Oaks

Photos clockwise from top left: Allysen Callery, The Magic Numbers, Roo & The Howl, and Mandolin Orange