Buzz Bands LA’s ‘Dear Austin, Love L.A.’ party returns for a free day of music from 8 SoCal bands



Buzz Bands LA returns to Austin next month for the sixth consecutive year during the South by Southwest Music Festival, hosting its third annual “Dear Austin, Love L.A.” day party.

The showcase of eight top emerging acts from southern California will go off from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 12, at the Chuggin’ Monkey, 219 E. 6th St. in the heart of downtown Austin. The lineup features a diverse mix of genres, from folk to soul to indie-rock to synth-pop to psych-rock. The party is free and no RSVP is required. Stop by early for drink specials.

Here’s the lineup and set times:

11:30 AM – Fairbanks
12:15 PM – Victory
1:00 PM – Caught a Ghost
1:45 PM – James Supercave
2:30 PM – LA Font
3:15 PM – Jessica Childress
4:00 PM – Fever the Ghost
4:45 PM – Incan Abraham