The Collide agency returns to South by Southwest this year with a series of parties on Rainey Street. They’re still rolling out details, but plan to feature over 150 bands at five venues throughout the fest. Today, the agency revealed a ‘Twin Peaks’ themed party, designed to hype the new Showtime limited run reboot of the series, The party aims to create an immersive experience with themed cocktails, merchandise, a photo both and a replica of the Double R Diner, where Agent Cooper (Kyle Maclachlan) enjoyed many a piece of damn fine pie in the original series, next door to the Clive Bar.
The musical lineup for the evening portion of the two-day event includes Real Estate and Agnes Obel on Thursday, March 16 and Neko Case and M. Ward on Friday, March 17.
Day shows include sets from Alex Cameron, Tim Darcy and Let’s Eat Grandma.
Free High Brew Coffee, Tiny Pies and Voodoo Donuts will be available daily from noon to 1 p.m.
RSVP for the day shows here, night shows are for wristbands and badges only.