Taken from the Get Happy MySpace Profile (where you can listen to POTY!):
"Get Happy’s first event of 2008 will be a special showcase at the SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas on March 13th. The line up for the open to the public outdoors show will be BOWLING FOR SOUP, PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES, ZEBRAHEAD, WHEATUS, ARMY OF FRESHMEN and LUDO! Everyone and anyone is invited as long as they're ready to have a great time and most of all... GET HAPPY!!!!"More details:
"Get Happy Tour is Coming to the SXSW Music Festival in March!So there you have it! As if SXSW wasn't good enough already, you've got an even bigger reason to get yourself to Texas this March!
Get Happy Fans!
We've got great news for you on the first Get Happy Tour event of the year!
We are pleased to announce that the Get Happy Tour will be doing a showcase at the 2008 South by Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas!
We've spent weeks in tense negotiations to put together an incredible line up for one night only… ready for this?!?
BOWLING FOR SOUP!
PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES!
ARMY OF FRESHMEN!
Can you believe that? All those amazing bands on the same show!
Here's the details…
Thursday, March 13 @ The Cedar Door in Austin, Texas – OUTDOOR SHOW!!!
Admission is FREE to attendees of the SXSW festival but even if you aren't attending the whole festival… tickets will be available at the door for the general public on the day of the show!
As you can imagine we have so many exciting things planned for the night- it's gonna be a massive party and you're all invited. Start planning those road trips now! We're expecting Get Happy fans from all over the world to be attendance and you don't want to miss this!
For those of you that don't know SXSW is week long music festival that takes place in Austin every year where venues across the city are filled with concerts from some of the biggest acts in the world. For more information on the festival and how you can attend the whole event you can visit www.sxsw.com but remember The Get Happy Tour Showcase is open to the public- anyone and everyone can come!
We'll have more on this great event over the next few weeks so keep checking back and get ready for the hands down party of the year!!! We can't wait to get all these bands on the same stage- be sure to check them all out on myspace and drop um line letting them know YOU are excited they're a part of Get Happy!!!
GET HAPPY HEADQUARTERS
PS. Please grab the banner and flyer and get um on your site to help spread the word on the big show!!!"