SXSW 2012 Profile: In Like Lions

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This week week, a plethora of Boston bands will make their way to Austin, Texas for the annual South by Southwest music festival and conference. Here, we catch up with In Like Lions to get their thoughts on performing at SXSW 2012.

Band Name: In Like Lions


What shows will you be playing at SXSW?

Friday, March 16
The Austin T Party
The Tiniest Bar in Texas (817 West 5th Street)
Set Time – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 17
Heart of Austin Rockfest
Outdoor Stage (Corner of 7th and Neches)
Set Time – 2:55 p.m.

Have you played SXSW before? What brings you back or Why are you heading down? 

Never played SXSW, our label Fort Point recordings got a showcase going so we just planned a whole tour around it!

What are you most looking forward to at SXSW? 

Bands, Beers, BBQ and Bewbies

What do you hope to get out of the experience? 

Some new fans, see some great bands who’ll inspire us and 100 new stories from our crazy road trip.

Are there any bands you plan on catching while you are there? 

Bad Rabbits, My Pet Dragon, Bearstronaut, Black Taxi, Moe Pope, The New Highway Hymnal and maybe Viva Viva.

When is your next local show?

Saturday, April 21 at Church with an amazing New York band called My Pet Dragon.

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