Editor’s note: This article was originally published February 21, 2014
The Hold Steady at the Mohawk on a Monday afternoon? Book it on March 10, as the "Reload" party catches SXSWers in transition from the interactive event to the music festival with an impressive lineup that kicks off at 5 p.m. with engaging frontman Craig Finn and his beloved Minneapolis rock band.
Charli XCX headlines the six-band bill at 10 p.m. Inbetween are Together Pangea (6 p.m.), Wild Cub (7 p.m.), Chet Faker (8 p.m.) and Cymbals (9 p.m.). Admission is free and open to anyone 21 and older; no badges required. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. The event is presented by The Onion and Mike’s Harder.
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