Austin, TX, March 20, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- The Grip Weeds head to Austin’s SXSW Festival to kick-start the release of their first studio album in 5 years "Strange Change Machine."
The new album, a double CD, includes 23 tracks of new material and is slated for a May 2010 release on Rainbow Quartz Records.
The Grip Weeds will be offering a Free Download sampler of the album featuring 5 selected tracks exclusively at SXSW.
Strange Change Machine will be available at Gripweeds.com and The Grip Weeds Fan Club Members will be the first to receive the free download version of the album.
The Grip Weeds are guitarist/vocalist Rick Reil and his brother, drummer/lead vocalist Kurt Reil, with Kristin Pinell on guitars and vocals and bassist Michael Kelly.
See The Grip Weeds, live at SXSW:
Showcase 1: Saturday March 20
Sonny's Vintage, 2:00 PM
2928 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX, 78705
Showcase 2: Saturday March 20
Wave Nightclub (Roof-Top), 11:00 PM
408 E. 6th Street
Austin, TX, 78701
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