Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Austin Psych Fest Is Really Goin' Down!

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OMG It's really goin' down! Austin Psych Fest just sent the schedule out last night, and wowsers, gonna be a great year. Peep it all out below and get your tickets soon!

The Reverberation Appreciation Society and The Black Angels are happy to announce the dates, location and full festival lineup for Austin Psych Fest 4. The 4th annual festival will be held at Seaholm Power Plant from April 29 – May 1, 2011. Spanning the full range of the psych sounds, the festival honors the past while als magnifying the modern vanguard of mind-expanding music.


The full festival schedule, set times, and dates are available on With a few more SPECIAL GUESTS to be announced, STAY TUNED.

The full lineup includes:
Roky Erickson • Spectrum • The Black Angels • Omar Rodriguez Lopez Group • Black Moth Super Rainbow • Prefuse 73 • Atlas Sound • A Place To Bury Strangers • Crystal Stilts • Crocodiles • Tobacco Fresh and Onlys • Sleepy Sun • The Growlers • Indian Jewelry • Black Ryder • Beach Fossils • This Will Destroy You • Cold Sun • The Soft Moon • Radio Moscow • No Joy • Dirty Beaches • The Night Beats • White Hills • Pontiak • Black Hollies • Beaches • The Quarter After • Lumerians • Woodsman • Young Prisms • ZAZA • Lower Heaven • Shapes Have Fangs • Christian Bland • Bass Drum of Death • The Meek • Blue Angel Lounge • The Cult of Dom Keller • Cloudland Canyon • Zechs Marquis • ST37 • Vacant Lots • The Diamond Center • Rishi Dhir • Pete International Airport • Shine Brothers • Daughters of the Sun • Weird Owl • Wall of Death • Ghost Box Orchestra • The Sky Drops • Tjutjuna • Chris Catalena • Holy Wave • Hellfire Social • AND SPECIAL GUESTS


* Please note that Dead Meadow and Jason Simon will unfortunately no longer be playing as they are doing a European tour with Spindrift in April...

Day tickets are on sale RIGHT NOW on for $40 per day. A limited number of weekend passes are still available for $100, get them while they last.


The Seaholm Power Plant is located at 214 West Avenue Austin, Texas 78701, here's a link to the location on Google Maps and the website.

Seaholm Power Plant, a decommissioned steam power plant built in a 1930’s art deco style, sits on the Colorado River in the heart of downtown Austin. APF4 will be one of last concerts to happen in Power Plant. This iconic structure will provide an amazing backdrop to an incredible weekend of music and art.


Austin Psych Fest 4 is made possible in part by the good folks at El Cosmico, do512, The Shed BBQ, Bird’s Barbershop, Laced With Romance Vintage, Tigress Group, Alta Real Pictures, cloudesign and Elevation Reservation, who will be recording festival performances in multi track HD audio for a future release.

Media Partners
Special thanks to our media partners: The Austin Chronicle, do512, The Austinist

Arts Market
Laced With Romance Vintage, Magnolia Vintage, Rima Hyena, Skully’s Records, The Psychedelic Poster Boutique, and a number of other hand picked artisans.

Food Vendors
Local Austin restaurants will providing delicious dining options on site.


We are currently seeking volunteers to help out with making APF4 another amazing weekend in exchange for weekend passes, opportunities include:

Video Documenting- we are seeking qualified camera people to help out with filming the fest. We can offer a weekend pass in exchange for helping shoot the annual film / documentary throughout the weekend. Please send equipment list and reel link to if you are interested.

Visual Artists and Decoration - there is a large amount of wall space available for film projections, 2d art and 3d installations. We’re seeking visual artists to contribute work to a showcase of mind bending artwork. Send links and proposals to

Additional Volunteer Opportunities - there are many, many ways that you can help make the fest amazing. Promo, passing out flyers, event hospitality, runners - we are looking for good help in all areas, hit us up -


Vendors - We have limited space available for food and retail vendors. Please get in touch through


Sponsors - If you or your organization is interested in being a part of Austin Psych Fest 4 please get in touch -

Great music in limited edition vinyl releases, available on

RVRB-003 - UFO Club / Nght Beats Split 10''
Christian Bland and The Nights Beats' Lee Blackwell's new project UFO Club debuts on this 10 inch split with The Nights Beats, featuring 4 songs from each band. Presale, tracklisting and artwork coming April 13th!

RVRB-002 - Shapes Have Fangs - Dinner In The Dark
Our second label release, Shapes Have Fangs' Dinner In The Dark LP us available in the store and comes highly recommended, catch this limited edition vinyl LP from one of Austin's best!

RVRB-001 - Christian Bland and The Revelators - The Lost Album
The solo debut of The Black Angels' Christian Bland is available in a 2nd pressing in red vinyl. Get your copy before these are sold out.

The Reverberation Appreciation Society

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