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Chicago bands at SXSW 2013

Official, non-official, who cares? 

Dozens of Chicago bands are making the trek down to Austin, Texas, to play both official showcases and just-for-the-hell-of-it sets at SXSW, and we gathered them up in a tidy package for you. Check out our 2012 coverage of the fest at redeyechicago.com/sxsw.

Don't see your SXSW-bound band listed here? We'll be updating and adding bands up until the fest: Leave info in the comments or tweet us at @redeyechimusic.

 

Chicago bands at SXSW:

Frontier

Gemini Club - April 2012 Q&A with Gemini Club

Houses

Davy Knowles

Jon Langford & Skull Orchard

Locrian

Scott Lucas & the Married Men

Johnathan Mcreynolds

Rockie Fresh - Review of mixtape "Electric Highway" | Photos from Rockie Fresh's headlining set at RedEye Rock 'N' Vote 2012

Wild Belle - Read RedEye's Q&A with the brother-sister duo from December 2012

The Kickback

Hey Champ

On An On

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