This just in: EAR FARM favorites Dead Confederate have been confirmed as one of the opening bands for R.E.M. (apparently hand-picked by R.E.M.) at Stubb's in Austin during this year's South by Southwest.
The show starts at 8:00pm on March 12th and Dead Confederate will be playing at 11:00pm directly prior to R.E.M.
Here's the entire lineup in order:
"Tortured Artist Saint" by Dead Confederate
Previously - EF's Band of the Week: Dead Confederate