Wednesday, September 23, 2009

Austin bands at CMJ '09

The 2009 version of the CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival will hit New York City from October 20-24. For 5 days and nights, over 1,200 artists and 120,000 fans will take over more than 75 of the city's greatest nightclubs and theaters.

Local bands who will make the trip to represent Austin include The Frontier Brothers, Pompeii, Reckless Kelly, Ringo Deathstarr, Suzanna Choffel, My Education, Bird Peterson, The Great Nostalgic, Moth!Fight!, Corto Maltese, Billy Harvey, Wolfgang Gartner, Loxsly, Alpha Rev, The Story Of, Ume, VEGA, and The Black & White Years.

Thanks to Sonicbids, which allowed these bands an easy way to apply to CMJ '09, we can offer up a free compilation of Austin bands who were happy to provide a piece of music for your listening pleasure. Which bands are included? And which songs? Click here to find out.