MySpace Music and Spin to host Loft on 6th at South by Southwest

Spin and MySpace Music present the Loft on 6th at South by Southwest 2009 in Austin, Texas. The venue serves an artist’s lounge featuring private acoustic performances and interviews with today’s hottest rising bands. The full line-up will be released shortly. MySpace Music is also excited to announce the following:

  • SXSW Exclusive Content: MySpace Music will feature exclusive content from the Spin and MySpace Music Loft on 6th at www.myspace.com/music. Interviews and commentary will also be available on the Spin MySpace profile, with select videos featured on Flip Video MySpace.
  • Exclusive Video Diaries from Bands: Flip Video official camcorders will be distributed to select bands performing at the conference to capture their SXSW experience, including the road to SXSW. This exclusive content will be featured on the Flip Video MySpace page at www.myspace.com/flipvideo.
  • Event at Stubb’s: MySpace Music will sponsor the 7th annual Spin@Stubb’s event featuring live performances. The party will be held at Stubb’s BBQ, 801 Red River, on Friday, March 20 from 12:30pm – 6:00pm. Performances include Echo & the Bunnymen, Glasvegas and former Darkness frontman Justin Hawkins’ new project- Hot Leg to name but a few. Flip Video camcorders will be used to capture event footage and party-goers can then post videos directly to MySpace from the venue.

MySpace Music revolves around the millions of major, indie, and unsigned artists that use their MySpace music profiles to communicate and intimately connect with fans and friends. Each music profile empowers artists to upload video content, blog, post tour dates, and make their music available to fans for stream or download. As one of the most popular and highly trafficked music platforms in the world, MySpace Music has evolved into an offline experience by connecting bands and fans on a global level through various concert series and live events.

When:
Thursday, March 19, 2009: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Friday, Mach 20, 2009: 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Saturday, March 21, 2009: 12:00pm – 6:00pm

Where:
310 6th Street, Austin, Texas