Punch Brothers Head to SXSW, Performance on Ellen TODAY, Chris Thile Solo and Concerto Shows
A few tickets remain for tonight's Denver show at the Bluebird Theater, get them HERE! To conclude the first leg of the tour, we're headed down to Austin, TX this week for our inaugural SXSW experience! We'll play a number of free shows, all listed below. All times listed are Central Time. Most of these require either an official SXSW wristband (which can be obtained HERE) or an RSVP (visit links for info). For those of you based in Austin who can't make these shows, don't forget about our recently announced May 2nd at Antone's. Tickets are limited, so get yours now here!
WEDNESDAY – MARCH 14
Billy Reid & K-Swiss Shindig (w/American Songwriter) - Swan Dive (615 Red River Street) - 5:30 pm
Warner Sound Official Showcase - La Zona Rosa (612 West 4th Street) - 9 pm STREAMING LIVE HERE
THURSDAY – MARCH 15
KUT Live - The Four Seasons (98 San Jacinto Boulevard) - 10 am
Red Light x Day Light Party - Stubb's BBQ - 801 Red River St. - 2pm (email us to RSVP)
IFC Crossroads House Official Showcase - Vice (302 E 6th St) - 9 pm
Americana Music Association Official Showcase - Antone's (213 West 5th Street) - 11 pm
FRIDAY – MARCH 16
WFUV Day Stage - Convention Center (2nd Floor) - 1:15 pm
Paste Magazine Party - Stage on Sixth (508 East 6th Street) - 4:30 pm
Also, we're performing on The Ellen DeGeneres Show this afternoon backing up our good friend Dierks Bentley on Bob Dylan's "Señor." Check Ellen's site to find your local air-time: HERE.
In non-Punch Brothers related news, Chris Thile has a number of shows this month and next. Chris will join the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra on March 18th for a mix of traditional folk tunes and compositions by Aaron Copland and John Adams at Galapagos Art Space in Brooklyn, NY. He will then join back up with Orpheus to perform his Mandolin Concerto at Williams Center in Easton, PA on March 22nd and Carnegie Hall in NYC on March 24th. In early April, Chris will perform two solo shows: Charles H. Morris Center on April 3rd in Savannah, GA as part of the Savannah Music Festival and the Herbst Theatre in San Francisco on April 8th.
Just a reminder that the vinyl edition of Who's Feeling Young Now? will be released on March 20th, and is available to pre-order at the Punch Brothers Shop now. The pre-order includes an instant digital download of the albums and four LP-exclusive tracks ("Roses Blooming in the Dark," "Moonshiner," "Knock Me Down," and "Shh, Just Let Me Do This"). The album in digital and CD formats is available everywhere now! You can get it at the Punch Brothers Shop, your local record store, at the merch stand at one of our shows, or on iTunes or Amazon.
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