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SXSW 2010 Tour Diary, Day 2 (pt. 2): White Mystery

Thursday, March 18, 2010

sxsw2010.gif[First check-in today from Alex White of White Mystery]

Woke up at 9am this morning after a wild night playing the Hozac showcase with Woven Bones, Fresh and Onlys, Girls at Dawn, Wizzard Sleeve and a surprise performance by fellow Chicagoans The Smith Westerns at a record store called the Trailer Space.

Andy Huff [editor's note: not GB's Andrew] picked us up to hang out poolside with Althea Lagaspi for an NPR blog taping that goes up on Vocolo tomorrow [video here (NSFW) and more here].

We played the title track from the new White Mystery record, and "Powerglove" acoustic as Francis clapped and lounged poolside. Walked 1 mile to Frank to start branding wood buttons for Jack White's Third Man Records.

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[White Mystery's SXSW schedule after the jump.]

White Mystery at SXSW 2010:

Wed., 3/17 - 8pm SXSW HoZac Showcase at Trailer Space, 1401 Rosewood Avenue, Austin, TX

Thurs., 3/18 - 2pm Acid Marshmallow Showcase at Broken Neck, 4701 Red Bluff Road, Austin, TX

Thurs., 3/18 - 3pm SXSW Third Man Pop Up Store at Frank Restaurant and Grocery, 407 Colorado St, Austin, TX

Thurs., 3/18 - 3:30pm SXSW Girl's Rock! Austin with Exene Cervenka, at Cafe Mundi, 1704 E. 5th St., Austin, TX

Fri., 3/19 - 8pm SXSW In the Red Showcase at Beerland, 711 Red River Street, Austin, TX

Sat., 3/20 - 9pm White Mystery Record Release party at The Hideout, 1354 W. Wabansia Ave., Chicago, IL

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Our Final Transmission Days

By The Gapers Block Transmission Staff

Transmission staffers share their most cherished memories and moments while writing for Gapers Block.

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  Chicago Music Media

Alarm Magazine
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Can You See The Sunset From The Southside
Chicago Reader Music
Chicagoist Arts & Events
Chicago Music Guide
Chicago Singles Club
Country Music Chicago
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Dark Jive
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Fake Shore Drive
Gowhere Hip Hop
The Hood Internet
Jaded in Chicago
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Little White Earbuds
Live Fix Blog
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Loud Loop Press
Oh My Rockness
Pop 'stache
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Sound Opinions
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Theft Liable to Prosecution
Tribune Music
UR Chicago
Victim Of Time
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Red Line Tap
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mP Shows
Permanent Records
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Southport & Northport Records
Thick Records
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