HAAM SUPPORTER NEWS MARCH 2014
August 12, 2014
- Corporate Battle of the Bands 2014 is coming!
- Amplify Austin 2014 -March 20th
- SXSW is here
- Where to find HAAM
CORPORATE BATTLE OF THE BANDS 2014 MOVES TO ACL LIVE – FRIDAY, May 9
Corporate Battle of the Bands presented by HEB and Cirrus Logic
moves to ACL-Live!
Sponsors Intel, Seton, Wenzel Spine, and HomeAway return to battle
for the title of best corporate band in Austin!$15 gets you in the door for a night of fun music, celebrity judges, a great silent auction – and all proceeds benefit HAAM!
If you’ve always dreamed of playing on the ACL-Live stage now is your
chance! For the first year ever, companies can sponsor a Play in spot
– bands will get a custom page on HAAM’s website to help play their
way in. For information on participating or sponsorship
opportunities, please contact Chris Alberts at firstname.lastname@example.org
or at 512-324-9999 x15905.
Mark your calendars now for a fun, music filled evening in support of
Health Alliance for Austin Musicians.
Amplify Austin 2014!
On March 20 Amplify Austin returns for 24 hours of giving to support
local Austin non-profits including HAAM.
Last year the community smashed through the goal of raising $2
million dollars in 24 yours. This year the bar has been raised.
Support HAAM during Amplify Austin and help the community raise $4
million dollars to support local non-profits.
What can you do to support HAAM during Amplify Austin?
The St. David’s Foundation will match $.50 for every dollar HAAM
raises during Amplify Austin and there are may ways you can get
Spread the word to others: Let people know you support HAAM. Social media, email and word of mouth will all help engage new donors in keeping Austin music alive and well.
Create a fundraising page: By becoming a fundraiser you can set a
specific goal to help raise money for HAAM.
Donate: Mark your calendars for March 20 and give starting at 6pm for
it to be counted towards HAAM’s Amplify Austin goal. Worried you’ll
forget? No problem, you can schedule a donation now for March 20th right on HAAM’s Amplify page -www.amplifyatx.ilivehereigivehere.org/haam/overview.
Thank you for helping us HAAM-plify Austin!
SXSW Returns ’14 offers some great showcases supporting HAAM!
South by Southwest returns to Austin for it’s annual showcase of
great films, wonderful interactive and educational panels, and of
Thank you to all the wonderful partners supporting HAAM – mark your
Waterloo Records, March 12-15, Noon to 7pm, 600A N Lamar Blvd
Four days of amazing music at Waterloo Records. Great music from Wild Child, Talib Kweli w/ Res, Jake Bugg, and many many more take the solar powered stage at Waterloo.
There are daily updates to the schedule so make sure to check in.
Can’t make it down to Waterloo? No problem, the entire event will be
live streamed at www.waterloorecords.com
Mouth by Mouthwest, March 12 and 13th, 5pm to 10pm, 211 San Antonio St
Authentic Smiles presents Mouth by Mouthwest 2014. Carolyn
Wonderland, Will Sexton, Kevin Galloway (of Uncle Lucious) and many
more. More details available at authenticsmiles.com – http://www.authenticsmiles.com
Tito’s Trolley 2014
Looking for an easy and fun way to get around SXSW? Forget battling
for a parking spot just hop on the Tito’s Trolley. Donations
collected will benefit HAAM! Check – http://www.titosvodka.com titosvodka.com for details and maps.
The Austin Music Awards
Celebrating 32 years of Austin music, The Austin Chronicle will
present the annual Austin Music awards with performances form Minor
Mishap Marching Band, Youngbloods Choir, Church on Monday with
special guest Ray Benson, Lucinda Williams and the Texas Toranados.
Tickets on sale now at www.austinmusicawards.frontgatetickets.com,
stop by and see how HAAM volunteers!
A special thank you to Margaret Moser for all she has done for the
music awards and the Austin music community. This will be Margaret’s
final year with the Austin Music Awards and we know it will be a
special one – thank you Margaret for all you do!
Tribeza Music Series, March 13, and 20th
Tribeza magazine celebrates Austin’s hottest music month with three
great shows that benefit HAAM. – tickets available at
March 13, 8pm: Tameca Jones and Ephraim Owens at Garage, 503 Colorado
St. Tickets $75 and include dinner drinks and valet
March 20, 7pm: Dale Watson at the Get Down Motor Club, 3700 Thompson
St. Tickets $30.
Uncle Doug’s Chili Dog Fest V, March 16
For the 5th year Uncle Doug has a great line up of music kicking off
at noon and going all the way to 10:30pm. Food, music, and a great
time. For details check out the event page on face book – https://www.facebook.com/events/659803950738033/
Keep an eye out for HAAMbassadors all SXSW long. We love our