CraveOnline Teams with Marshall Headphones to Present the Inaugural CraveOnline South by Southwest Music Showcase, Featuring Major Music Line-up and Live Art Competition

Wed Mar 6, 2013 1:02pm EST

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LOS ANGELES--(Business Wire)--
Evolve Media`s CraveOnline Media (, the #1 online male
lifestyle publisher, announced today the upcoming CraveOnline South by Southwest
Music Showcase, hosted in partnership with Marshall Headphones. Located in the
heart of the city at Rusty`s Austin, the free showcase will be held on
Wednesday, March 13 from 12:30pm - 6pm, and 8pm - 2am. 

Guests at both day and nighttime parties will experience a combination of music
and art throughout the various bars at Rusty`s, while bands play on one of three
separate stages. Confirmed performers include Eagles of Death Metal, Alain
Johannes,A Silent Film, Reignwolf, My Goodness, Low Volt, Herbert Bail
Orchestra, Blondfire, The Mowglis, The Rocket Boys, and Turbogeist. 

Additionally, CraveOnline has joined with Design By Humans-a community where
artists and t-shirt lovers can create and purchase specialty t-shirts-for an
online design contest where participants will use the topic, "What Do You
Crave?" to design a totally unique shirt. Contestants have now submitted their
entries at and two winners will be selected and flown to
Austin during SXSW to compete in a head-to-head design battle live at
Rusty`s-all documented through CraveOnline`s video coverage. The winner will be
announced at the evening event, rewarded $3000 in prize money, and see their
design brought to life. 

"Having recently relaunched with an emphasized focus on music,
we couldn`t think of better way to kick things off than with a major event like
this one," says John Keefer, General Manager of CraveOnline and Vice President
of Evolve Media. "Our team has been working tirelessly to assemble an amazing
line-up for the CraveOnline South by Southwest Music Showcase, and we look
forward to providing our guests with an unforgettable music and art experience."

About CraveOnline Media, LLC

CraveOnline ( is the #1 male lifestyle destination reaching
men ages 18-34 featuring video, movies, TV, music, sports, games, cars, humor
and more. As the largest male lifestyle publishing company, CraveOnline Media
attracts over 30 million unique visitors per month (November 2012, Comscore).
CraveOnline strives to get users the most up-to-date and coolest content on the
web. For advertisers, CraveOnline produces custom, integrated media programs
that leverage rich media, video, mobile and social in ways that allow the
marketing message to be an uninterrupted part of the user experience. Recent
brand advertisers include Schick, Wrigley, IKEA, Universal, LG, Nikon, Coke,
Pepsi, and Unilever. The company is based in Los Angeles with sales offices in
New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Toronto, London and Sydney. CraveOnline is
part of Evolve Media LLC.

Evolve Media
Whitney Ashley
Director of Marketing Communications
310-449-1890 Ext. 8250
Annie Carone
Sr. Public Relations Associate
310-449-1890 Ext. 8263

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