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House of Vans at the Mohawk/SXSW Presents Tyler the Creator, X, Cities Aviv, Cerebral Ballzy & More!

House of Vans at the Mohawk Presents Tyler the Creator, X, Cities Aviv, Cerebral Ballzy and More at the Vans SXSW Music Showcase
Music Festival Partners Also Announce Eclectic Range of Performances Live from the House of Vans


Cypress, CA (February 20, 2014) – The Vans SXSW Music Showcase returns to the House of Vans at the Mohawk to host a range of acts including punk rock legends X, hardcore favorite Cerebral Ballzy, hip hop virtuosos Tyler the Creator and Cities Aviv and indie acts Gap Dream, TEEN and Jacuzzi Boys. Showcasing an Off the Wall mix of musicians that define the original House of Vans in Brooklyn, NY, House of Vans at the Mohawk brings genre-defining artists, iconic talent and the best emerging bands for five packed days to the SXSW Music Festival. With afternoon and evening sessions daily – curated in partnership with Pitchfork, SpinMedia (SPIN, Stereogum and VIBE), A$AP Mob, The Windish Agency, ATC and Flosstradamus – music fans will experience music genres ranging from classic punk to indie rock, gritty hip-hop to melodic dream pop, a touch of metal and everything in between.

House of Vans at the Mohawk

912 Red River Street (at 10th Ave) · March 11 – 15


Tuesday, March 11

Vans Mexico (doors open at noon)

Outdoor: Ely Guerra, Porter, Illya Kuryaki & The Valderramas, Milkman, Division Minuscula, Rey Pila

Indoor: Federico Aubelle, Rebel Cats, Little Jesus, Perrosky, Paus and more to be announced


Pitchfork’s Show No Mercy (doors open at 7pm)

Outdoor: Indian, Kylesa, Power Trip, Christian Mistress, Windhand, Iron Reagan

Indoor: Youth Code, Gnaw, Primitive Man, Psalm Zero, Sannhet, YAUTJA

Wednesday, March 12

SPIN  (doors open at noon)

Outdoor: Pusha T, Dum Dum Girls, Charli XCX, Kelela, Eagulls

Indoor: Deap Vally, Angel Olsen, Until The Ribbon Breaks, Lydia Loveless, Casual Sex, goodbyemotel

Vans (doors open at 7pm)

Outdoor: Tyler the Creator, X, Cerebral Ballzy and more to be announced

Indoor: Cities Aviv, TEEN, Gap Dream, Jacuzzi Boys, Jonny Two Bags, Dave Hause

Thursday, March 13

Stereogum   (doors open at noon)
Outdoor: Cloud Nothings, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Fucked Up, Perfect Pussy, You Blew It, Big Ups

Indoor: Speedy Ortiz, EMA, Chloe Howl, Mutual Benefit, Woman’s Hour, Pure Bathing Culture

A$AP Mob (doors open at 7pm)

Outdoor: A$AP Mob, Joey Fatts, Aston Matthews, 100s, Fredo Santana, Pee Wee Longway

Indoor: Yung Gleesh, Kap-G, Sicko Mobb, BlackoutBoyz and more to be announced

Friday, March 14

The Windish Agency Annual Day Party (doors open at noon)

Outdoor: Phantogram, Lee Fields and The Expressions, Jungle, San Fermin, Connan Mockasin, Tove Lo, Linus Young

Indoor: Chet Faker, Bad Suns, WET, Mas Ysa, De Lux, Fat White Family


ATC SXSW Showcase (doors open at 7pm)

Outdoor: Band of Skulls, Warpaint, Until The Ribbon Breaks, Thumpers, PHOX

Indoor: Jeremiah Jae, Radkey, Roosevelt, The Griswolds, Conner Youngblood, Sivu


Saturday, March 15
VIBE (doors open at noon)
Outdoor: Slaughterhouse, Jim Jones, Yo Gotti, YG, Problem

Indoor: Sage the Gemini, Smoke DZA, Marcus Moody, Skeme, Nitty Scott, World’s Fair, Bas, Black Dave, Ty Dollar $

Flosstradamus Presents (doors open at 7pm)

Special guests to be announced


All are welcome to House of Vans at the Mohawk parties. Each daytime party is FREE and open to the public with entrance priority given to SXSW badge and wristband-holders. For evening showcases, SXSW badge-holders get priority access, then wristband-holders (tickets purchased in advance from the House of Vans at the Mohawk), and then general admission guests. RSVP does not guarantee admittance.  Please arrive early.  All acts are tentative and subject to change.

House of Vans at the Mohawk, an official SXSW venue, is made possible in part by truth®, the nation’s largest youth smoking prevention campaign, and Seagate storage products, creating space for the SXSW experience at House of Vans 2014. For more information, set times and updates, continue to visit vans.com/sxsw.


About Vans & Music

Vans supports original and creative music acts ranging from Band of Horses to Public Enemy to Turbonegro by bringing memorable shows to global audiences at the House of Vans roving music venue that echoes Vans’ Brooklyn-based cultural hub and to more than half a million fans each summer at the Vans Warped Tour, America’s longest-running music tour.  Shoe and clothing collaborations with Pearl Jam, Iron Maiden, Iggy Pop, Descendents, KISS, Social Distortion, No Doubt, Slayer and Metallica are among the many coveted projects that suit an “Off The Wall” lifestyle for music fans everywhere.


Vans Warped Tour Est. ’96 · House of Vans Est. ’10 · Vans, “Off the Wall” Since ’66



About Kristen Damasida

Kristen Damasida
Writer and Photographer for Virago Magazine, Kristen grew up listening to vinyl and highlighting the dictionary. Her work has appeared in IrockJazz.com, The East Harlem Journal, Boston's Culturehive, the Ithacan and other publications. Her love of music cannot be eclipsed by her love of words. She's been coined the "Akira Kurosawa of Blogs" by such people as herself. An aspiring musician, she has a serious penchant for peach-flavored anything, multi-tasking, slow-paced thrillers and dreams of going back to South America, laying on the beach, and drinking from a coconut.

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