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Fourth Annual Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival Announces 2011 Line-Up

April 11, 2011 by  
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This year’s Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival will take place in San Francisco’s  Golden Gate Park August 12 – 14, 2011. Tickets will go on sale Thursday April 14 at 12 Noon PST via www.SFOutsidelands.com with significant portion of every ticket sold will directly benefit San Francisco’s Recreation and Park Department.

This year’s line-up was revealed today. 

The complete Outside Lands 2011 Lineup is below:
Muse
Phish (2 sets)
Arcade Fire
The Black Keys
Deadmau5
MGMT
Girl Talk
The Decemberists
John Fogerty
Erykah Badu
The Original Meters
Beirut
The Roots
Arctic Monkeys
Big Audio Dynamite
STS9
Warren Haynes Band
Big Boi
Major Lazer
Little Dragon
Julieta Venegas
Sia
OK Go
The Greyboy Allstars
Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band
Old 97’s
Mavis Staples
!!!
Latyrx feat. Lyrics Born & Lateef
Best Coast
Collie Buddz
Phantogram
Charles Bradley
Foster The People
Lotus
STRFKR
Junip
Pajama Party
The Infamous Stringdusters
The Vaccines
Toro Y Moi
Vetiver
The Limousines
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
The Stone Foxes
The Joy Formidable
Wye Oak
Ana Tijoux
Orgone
Lord Huron
Tamaryn
Grouplove
The Fresh & Onlys
Ximena Sariñana
Ty Segall
Sunbirds
Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers
Diego’s Umbrella
Ghost Robot

2011 Newport Folk Festival Line-Up Announced

March 30, 2011 by  
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The 2011 Newport Folk Festival is set for July 30-31st this year in Newport, RI and the line-up has just been announced.  Check it out below or hit up the festival website for more details and ticket info.

July 3oth line-up:
The Decemberists
Gillian Welch
Gogol Bordello
Earl Scruggs
Ramblin Jack Elliott
Tegan and Sara
Mavis Staples
The Felice Brothers
Delta Spirit
Freelance Whales
& more

July 31st line-up:
EmmyLou Harris
Elvis Costello
Amos Lee
M. Ward
Wanda Jackson
Middle Brother
Justin Townes Earle
Carolina Chocolate Drops
The Civil Wars
Trampled By Turtles
& more

The 2011 Beale Street Music Festival Line-Up Revealed

The 2011 Beale Street Music Festival is set to take place on April 29th – May 1st on the banks of the Mississippi River in Memphis Tennessee’s Tom Lee Park. The line-up, always rich in diversity, was announced today. Check it out below. For ticketing info and general festival info visit their official website here.

2011 Beale Street Music Festival Line-Up:
John Mellencamp * Ke$ha * Jason Mraz * Stone Temple Pilots * MGMT * Godsmack *
The Flaming Lips * Wilco * Cee Lo Green * Buckcherry * Jerry Lee Lewis * The Avett Brothers * B.o.B. *Mumford & Sons * Charlie Wilson * Sublime with Rome * Cake * Ludacris *
Slightly Stoopid * Lucinda Williams * Kirk Whalum * Tommy Castro * Ziggy Marley *
Bettye LaVette * Gregg Allman * Jimmie Vaughan * Macy Gray * Everclear * Saving Abel *
Otis Clay * Cage the Elephant * Al Kapone * Amos Lee * The New Pornographers *
John Hammond * J.J. Grey and Mofro * 8Ball & MJG * Hinder * Experimental Tropic Blues Band * Sick Puppies * Manchester Orchestra * Magic Slim & The Teardrops * Lucero * Drowning Pool * Hubert Sumlin * Lotus * Big Bill Morganfield * FreeSol * The Lee Boys *
Devon Allman’s Honeytribe * Egypt Central * Jimbo Mathus & The Tri-State Coalition *
Travis Wammack * Paul Thorn * Reba Russell Band * Preston Shannon * Amy LaVere *
One Less Reason * Will Tucker Band * Blind Mississippi Morris * Kenny Brown *
Grady Champion * Robert “Wolfman” Belfour * Brad Webb * Eric Hughes Band

Wilco’s 2011 Solid Sound Line-Up Revealed

Last year Wilco debuted their new music and arts themed Solid Sound Festival.  This year they plan to build on that momentum on June 24-26, 2011 at the same location  – MASS MoCA in North Adams, MA.

The line-up is as follows:
Wilco (Fri. & Sat.), the Levon Helm Band, Thurston Moore, Syl Johnson & the Sweet Divines, Here We Go Magic, Dave Douglas & Brass Ecstasy, Pillow Wand (Nels Cline/Thurston Moore duo), Handsome Family, Liam Finn, Sic Alps, JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound, Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion, Glenn Kotche, Pronto, the Autumn Defense, Comedy Cabaret curated by John Hodgman featuring Wyatt Cenac, Eugene Mirman & Morgan Murphy, plus the return of the Story Pirates — all at the largest contemporary art museum in the country with the backdrop of the Berkshire Mountains of Western Massachusetts.

For all ticketing info visit the Solid Sound website here.

2011 Bonnaroo Line-Up Announced – Eminem, Arcade Fire, Widespread Panic

February 15, 2011 by  
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The 2011 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival is set for June 9-12 in Manchester, TN.  Tickets go on sale on February 19th at 12pm EST.  You can find out full ticketing info here.

What’s the line-up you ask?  Well we just happen to have that too:
* Eminem
* Arcade Fire
* Widespread Panic
* The Black Keys
* Buffalo Springfield feat Richie Furay, Stephen Stills, Neil Young, Rick Rosas, Joe Vitale
* My Morning Jacket
* Lil Wayne
* String Cheese Incident
* Robert Plant & Band of Joy
* Mumford & Sons
* The Strokes
* The Decemberists
* Ray Lamontagne
* Bassnectar
* Iron & Wine
* Girl Talk
* Primus
* Dr. John and The Original Meters performing Desitively Bonnaroo
* Alison Krauss and Union Station
* Pretty Lights
* Florence & the Machine
* Superjam ft. Dan Auerbach and Dr. John
* Explosions in the Sky
* STS9
* Gogol Bordello
* Beirut
* Big Boi
* Scissor Sisters
* Gregg Allman
* Ratatat
* Global Gypsy Punk Revue curated by Eugene Hütz
* Robyn
* Warren Haynes Band
* Deerhunter
* Opeth
* Atmosphere
* Old Crow Medicine Show
* Bootsy Collins & the Funk University
* Wiz Khalifa
* Matt & Kim
* Grace Potter & the Nocturnals
* The Del McCoury Band and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band
* Mavis Staples
* Béla Fleck & the Flecktones
* Chiddy Bang
* Javanotti
* Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers
* Loretta Lynn
* Cold War Kids
* The Walkmen
* Devotchka
* Wanda Jackson
* Neon Trees
* Portugal. The Man
* Sleigh Bells
* Amos Lee
* Best Coast
* Dãm-Funk
* The Sword
* The Drums
* The Black Angels
* School of Seven Bells
* J. Cole
* Nicole Atkins & the Black Sea
* Wavves
* !!!
* Junip
* Freelance Whales
* Justin Townes Earle
* Ryan Bingham
* Deer Tick
* Band of Skulls
* Sharon Van Etten
* Abigail Washburn
* Omar Souleyman
* Twin Shadow
* Kylesa
* Man Man
* The Low Anthem
* Alberta Cross
* Railroad Earth
* Jessica Lea Mayfield
* Smith Westerns
* The Head and the Heart
* Karen Elson
* Beats Antique
* 22-20s
* Phosphorescent
* Clare MaGuire
* Hayes Carll

Or let Conan tell you:

2011 Rock On The Range Line Up Announced

February 1, 2011 by  
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The 2011 Rock On The Range Festival is set for May 21-22at Columbus Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. 

This year’s event will feature a  lineup of rock heavyweights including A Perfect Circle (first performance of 2011), Avenged Sevenfold, Disturbed, Korn, Stone Sour and Staind (first performance in two years). The weekend will also be highlighted by performances from Danzig, Hollywood Undead, Bullet For My Valentine, Black Label Society Alter Bridge, A Day To Remember, Hinder, Escape The Fate, All That Remains, P.O.D., The Damned Things, Fu Manchu, Black Veil Brides, Saving Abel, Sick Puppies, Finger Eleven, My Darkest Days, Cavo, Trapt, Rev Theory and Pop Evil.

A  ticket pre-sale will take place from Wednesday, February 9 at 10:00 AM (ET) through Friday, February 11 at 10:00 PM (ET).  For details on pre-sale, go to: www.facebook.com/rockontherange.  Tickets go on sale to the general public Saturday, February 12 at 10:00 AM (ET).  Two-day weekend festival passes start at just $99.50 plus service and transaction fees. Layaway ticket purchase options are also still available for a limited time.

Stay tuned to www.RockOnTheRange.com for the most up-to-date information.

2011 M3 Rock Festival Line-Up Announced

January 28, 2011 by  
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The 20011 M3 Rock Festival will kick off on May 13-14, 2011.

The line-up has been announced and features:

Friday May 13Kix, Warrant, LA Guns and Jetboy
Saturday May 14Whitesnake, Tesla, Sebastian Bach, Danger Danger, Lita Ford, Mr. Big, Slaughter, Great White, Firehouse, Big Noise, Black and Blue, Hurtsmile, Faster Pussycat and Pretty Boy Floyd.

The event will have two stages, check out their official website for more details.

Two day ticket packages go on sale Friday Feb 4th at 10 am EST and single day tickets are on sale Friday March 4th at 10am EST

Coachella 2011 Line Up Announced – Kings of Leon, Arcade Fire, Kanye West & More

January 19, 2011 by  
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The 2011 Coachella Festival is set for April 15-17 this year and the line-up has just been announced.  Headliners include Kings of Leon, Arcard Fire and Kanye West.

You can get the full lowdown below or hit up their website.

CMJ 2010 Announces More Artists Including Black Label Society and Children of Bodom

September 22, 2010 by  
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The 2010 CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival has announced a slew of new bands that will be performing and there are some great artists on the bill.  Here are the bands that were announed today: Phoenix, GZA, UNKLE, Black Sheep, John Vanderslice, Cute Is What We Aim For, Justin Townes Earle, Black Label Society, Corin Tucker Band, Dan Black, Eli “Paperboy” Reed, Freddie Gibbs, Frankie and the Heartstrings, Adam Haworth Stephens, Cults, Oberhofer, Baths, Blood Red Shoes, Extra Lens, The Bogmen, Clutch, Francis and the Lights, Screaming Females, Franz Nicolay, Children of Bodom, Wild Nothing, Dom, Marit Larsen, Good Old War, Reggie Watts and BRAHMS.

Already announced earlier for the event are: DeVotchKa, Surfer Blood, Two Door Cinema Club, School of Seven Bells, Bad Books (feat. Kevin Devine and Manchester Orchestra), Four Tet, The Drums, Ghostface Killah, Greg Dulli, Helmet, Lissie, Foreign Exchange, Kristen Schaal & Friends, Dean & Britta, Bayside, Senses Fail, Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit, Salem, The Blow, Small Black, Big Freedia, Dominique Young Unique, Angus & Julia Stone, Frankie and the Heartstrings, Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr, and Langhorne Slim.

Definitely a little something for everyone!!For the full artist announcement, visit the official CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival website www.cmj2010.com.  Check back as hundreds of additional acts are announced in the coming weeks.

CMJ 2010 Initial Line-Up Announced

August 30, 2010 by  
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CMJ 2010 Music Marathon & Film Festival is set to take place on October 19-23 all over NYC.  The initial listing of participating bands and artists has been announced (with many more to come).

Here is the first round of performing artists: DeVotchKa, Surfer Blood, Two Door Cinema Club, School of Seven Bells, Bad Books (feat. Kevin Devine and Manchester Orchestra), Four Tet, The Drums, Ghostface Killah, Greg Dulli, Helmet, Lissie, Foreign Exchange, Katzenjammer, Kristen Schall & Friends, Dean & Britta, Bayside, Senses Fail, Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit, Salem, The Blow, Small Black, Big Freedia, Dominique Young Unique, Angus & Julia Stone, Frankie and the Heartstrings, Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr, and Langhorne Slim.

Hundreds of additional acts will be announced in the upcoming weeks, so you can always visit www.cmj.com/marathon for continuous artist updates.

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