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Royal Thunder Announces SXSW 2013 Showcases

Royal Thunder's momentum continues with the band performing on five of SXSW's heavy music showcases: Pitchfork's Show No Mercy showcase (March 13 at House of Vans - Mohawk), MetalSucks' South by South Death showcase (March 14 at Dirty Dog), the Brooklyn Vegan showcase (March 15 @ Emo's), the Converse Thrasher Deathmatch showcase (March 16 @ Scoot Inn), and March 16 on Relapse Records' Chaos in Tejas showcase at Red 7.

The band, which has been on the road for nearly a year, will join Dillinger Escape Plan this Spring for a six week tour that kicks off on April 22nd in Lancaster, PA at The Chameleon Club. The Atlanta-based group released debut album "CVI" in May 2012. Catch the group supporting the album live on the following dates:

w/Ancient Vvisdom
March 8 Dekalb, IL House Cafe
March 9 South Bend, IN Cheers Pub

SXSW performances
March 13 Austin, TX Pitchfork's Show No Mercy Showcase (The Mohawk)
March 14 Austin, TX Metal Sucks South By South Death (The Dirty Dog)
March 15 Austin, TX Brooklyn Vegan Showcase (Emo's)
March 16 Austin, TX Converse Thrasher Deathmatch Showcase (Scoot Inn)
March 16 Austin, TX Relapse Records/Chaos in Tejas Official Showcase (Red 7)

Apr. 18 Tilburg, Netherlands Roadburn

w/Dillinger Escape Plan
Apr. 22 Lancaster, PA The Chameleon Club
Apr. 23 Clifton Park, NY Upstate Music Hall
Apr. 24 Buffalo, NY Town Ballroom
Apr. 25 Pittsburgh, PA The Altar Bar
Apr. 26 Philadelphia, PA Union Transfer
Apr. 27 Brooklyn, NY Music Hall of Williamsburg
Apr. 28 New Haven, CT Toad's Place
Apr. 30 Columbus, OH A&R Bar
May 4 Newport, KY Southgate House
May 5 Grand Rapids, MI The Intersection
May 7 Indianapolis, IN Emerson Theater
May 8 Chicago, IL Reggie's
May 9 Des Moines, IA Wooly's
May 10 Madison, WI High Noon Saloon
May 11 St. Louis, MO The Firebird
May 12 Lawrence, KS Granada Theater
May 14 Boulder, CO Fox Theater
May 16 Boise, ID Knitting Factory
May 17 Reno, NV Knitting Factory
May 18 Sacramento, CA Ace of Spades
May 19 San Francisco, CA DNA Lounge
May 20 Anaheim, CA Chain Reaction
May 22 Albuquerque, NM Launchpad
May 23 El Paso, TX Tricky Falls
May 24 Austin, TX Mohawk
May 25 New Orleans, LA One Eyed Jacks
May 26 Birmingham, AL Zydeco
May 28 West Columbia, SC New Brookland Tavern
May 29 Charlotte, NC Amos' South End
May 30 Carrboro, NC Cat's Cradle
May 31 Asheville, NC Orange Peel
June 1 Richmond, VA Kingdom

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