back
News

Press

OWC Presents Music and Education Events With the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus During SXSW

Tech company will sponsor experiences in Austin March 14 – 15.

Mar 8, 2018 | WOODSTOCK, IL

owc-logo-blue

OWC®, a leading zero emissions Mac and PC technology company, is proud to partner with the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus for two days of interactive experiences during the SXSW Conference and Festival. The happenings will take place on March 14 - 15 at The Belmont* in Austin.

On Wednesday, March 14th OWC and the Lennon Bus will host two events. Emo Nite LA will present the Lennon Bus at SXSW Day Party from 12:30-3:30pm, featuring sing-alongs and giveaways, along with snacks and specials (open to the public, free admission, 21+). At 7:00pm that evening, SXSW badgeholders will be welcomed at The Belmont to experience RZA of the Wu-Tang Clan, featuring Stone Mecca and Pussy Riot. SXSW attendees can add this show to their schedule here: Lennon Bus OWC SXSW Belmont Showcase.

On Thursday, March 15th the Lennon Bus will host a Come Together for Education event with the Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA). Held at The Belmont in Austin, from 12:30-3:30pm, the afternoon will include presentations and a panel discussion entitled: Imagine: Fostering Sustained Social and Emotional Development Through Multimedia, Music and the Arts, along with a presentation of Come Together – The Curriculum, by Nearpod. The event will also include performances by Texas teacher/performer Possessed by Paul James, and pop-rock trio Hanson. This free event is open to the public, but an RSVP is required.

About the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus

The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus is a non-profit state-of-the-art mobile recording studio dedicated to providing students of all ages with free hands-on opportunities to make music and produce video projects. The Lennon Bus travels across the U.S. and Canada year-round, providing free tours and workshops at schools, retailers, festivals, and at major industry conferences. Learn more.

*The Belmont is located at 305 W. 6th Street, Austin, Texas.

owc-logo-blue

About OWC

Other World Computing (OWC), founded in 1988, is dedicated to helping Mac and PC enthusiasts do more and reach higher. We believe in sustainability – OWC solutions are genuinely built to last, go the distance, and enable users to maximize the technology investment they have already made. OWC's operation provides leadership in business sustainability, with its headquarters among the first in the world awarded LEED Platinum certification. OWC features an award-winning technical support team and an unparalleled library of step-by-step DIY and informational videos. From the home desktop to the enterprise rack, the corporate backup to secure medical data, the recording studio to the motion picture set, and beyond, there should be no compromise. That is why OWC is here.

Follow OWC

facebook instagram youtube twitter

Company Contact

Derrick Stembridge


(815) 502-5628


dStembridge@owc.com