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Goatsnake, The Skull, Byzantine Among Artists AT SXSW 2015

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Band Photo: The Dillinger Escape Plan (?)

Metal bands at SXSW and metal showcases have been released to the public. The Dirty Dog Bar is a major player at this year's festivities. Both Metalsucks.net's South By South Death and Metal Injection's showcases will take place in this venue. Saturday offers three big shows and a chance to see some bands such as The Skull and Goatsnake twice.

Saturday March 14

Metal Monsters of Texas
Venue: Dirty Dog Bar

Critical Assembly
Fire From the Gods
Dead Earth Politics
Course of Ruin
Carry the Storm
Casket of Cassandra
Green as Emerald
Myra Maybelle
Cerebral Desecration
Fear Control

Thrash Pit VI - The Badlands

9:15 Manifest Insanity
10:00 Dead Now Evil 
10:45 Black Thorn Halo
11:30 Southern Front 
12:15 All Opposed

Monday March 16

Heavy Metal Cage Match
Venue: Beerland

American Sharks (1am)
Eagle Claw (midnight)
White Mystery (11pm)
Clowns (10pm)
From Beyond (9pm)
TBA (8pm)
Duel (7pm)
The Shrine (6pm)
Elder (5:15pm)
Green Beard (4:30pm)

Tuesday March 17
Venue: Dirty Dog Bar

Excessum
Venomous Maximus
Unlocking The Truth
Dead Earth Politics
Royal Thunder
Betrayal

Wednesday March 18

South By South Death
Presented by Metalsucks.net
Venue: Dirty Dog Bar

Archspire
Elder
Allegaeon
Byzantine
Norma Jean
Myrone 

Venue: Karma Lounge

Neon Cobra
Victim Mentality
United Fruit
Talkshow
My Ticket Home
The Well

Austin Heavy Music Volume 2
Venue: The Badlands

Bearded Ox
Solid Giant
Destroyer of Light
In the Company of Serpents
Rust
Mountain of Smoke
Grail, Severer
Dirty Seeds
Voidstrider
Skan
Deguello
Drood
Theurgist

Thursday March 19

Presented by Metal Injection
Venue: Dirty Dog Bar

Moon Tooth
Mantar
Full of Hell
Ken Mode
Felix Martin
Cancer Bats
Veil of Maya

Artery Foundation SXSW Showdown
Venue: The Annex

Beartooth
Myka
Sirens and Sailors
Kublai Khan
Phineas
Conquer Divide
Ghost Key

Friday March 19

Worshiper Cabs Showcase
Venue: The Lost Well
Noon to 8 PM Free
8PM-CLOSE $10

Medusa (Chicago/Denver) - 12:55a.m.-2:00a.m.
Mothership (DFW) - 11:45-12:45
Oryx (Las Cruces) - 11:00-11:35
Dendritic Arbor (Pittsburgh) - 10:15-10:50
Crypt Trip (DFW) - 9:30-10:05
Old and Ill - 8:45-9:20
Mountain of Smoke (DFW) - 8:00-8:35

Daytime Showcase (Free)
Voidstrider - 7:15-7:50
Crossbuilder - 6:30-7:05
So Unloved (San Antonio) - 5:45-6:20
Sex Chamber - 5:00-5:35
Bridge Farmers - 4:15-4:50
Grail - 3:30-4:05
Bearded Ox - 2:45-3:20
Cesare - 2:00-2:35
Project Armageddon (Houston) - 1:15-1:50
Deserts of Mars - 12:30pm-1:05pm

Venue: Dirty Dog Bar

Stinking Lizaveta
The Skull
Lazer/Wulf
Foh Noise
King Parrot
Weedeater

Venue: The North Door

Castle
Elder

New England Metal & Hardcore Festival Takes Over Austin, TX
Venue: Des Moines Embassy

Code Orange
Bat Sabbath
Harm's Way
Cancer Bats
Fallujiah
Lorna Shore
Exalt
Phinehas
Outline in Color
Eternal Sleep

Saturday March 21

Heavy Metal Parking Lot 2
Venue: The Lost Well

Weedeater
The Skull
King Parrot
Blood of the Sun
Mothership
Full of Hell
Eagle Claw
Fogg
Duel
Old & Ill
Destroyer of Light
Rust
Thunderkief

Converse x Thrasher Mag – Death Match
Venue: Gypsy Lounge

The Dillinger Escape Plan – 11pm
Sick of It All – 10pm
Ceremony – 9:15pm
Power Trip – 8:30pm
Code Orange – 7:45

OM – 5pm
Goatsnake – 3:45pm
The Skull – 3pm
The Shrine – 2:15pm
Arctic – 1:30pm
American Sharks – 12:45pm
Blasting Concept – 12pm

Rock of Ages Tattoo Unofficial Party
Venue: Yellow Jacket Social Club

Goatsnake (10:45pm)
Eagle Twin (9:45pm)
The Roller (8:45pm)
Coliseum (7:45pm)
Pinkish Black (6:20pm)
Publicist UK (5:15pm)
Mantar (4:45pm)
Bellringer (4pm)
Mutilation Rites (3:15pm)
Sores (2:35pm)
Blasting Concept (2pm)

House of Vans - Fun Fun Fun presents
Venue: The Mohawk

Powertrip (5:10pm)
Code Orange (4:30pm)
Rat Fist (Randy of No Age + Sean of Pissed Jeans, 3:45pm)

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