Pygmalion Festival

Pygmalion Festival, IllinoisPygmalion Festival takes place at Champaign-Urbana, Illinois

Pygmalion Festival 2012 dates – 27th to 29th September

Buy festival ticketsPYGMALION FESTIVAL 2012 – LINE UP
+/– {Plus/Minus}, All the Day Holiday, Built To Spill, Butterfly Bones, Candy Claws, Cap’n Jazz, Caribou, Colour Revolt, Common Loon, Community College, Cults, Cut Chemist, Darren Hanlon, David Dondero, Dirty Feathers, DJ Belly, Drink Up Buttercup, Elsinore, Famicom, Fang Island, Grandkids, Holy Fuck, Janelle Monae, Jared Bartman, Jimmy Gnecco, Light Pollution, Lookback, Mertz, New Ruins, Of Montreal, Owen, Plastician, Pomegranates, Positive Vibr8tions, Revolt Revolt, Roky Erickson and Okkervil River, Santah, So Long Forgotten, Space Police, Surfer Blood, Take Care, Ted Leo & The Pharmacists, The Duke of Uke and His Novelty Orchestra, The Poison Control Center, The Vipers & His Famous Orchestra, Those Darlins, Turbo Fruits, Unwed Sailor, Why I Like Robins, Witherspins, World’s First Flying Machine, Sleigh Bells, Best Coast, Dirty Projectors, Laetitia Sadier (of Stereolab), Hundred Waters, Eternal Summers, Night Beds, So Many Dynamos

The History of The Pygmalion Festival
Pygmalion Music Festival is a multi-day music festival named for the Slowdive album of the same name, which takes place in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, United States every September. Shows run concurrently at multiple venues, in the style of SXSW. Local bands are showcased along with national touring acts such as Of Montreal, Man Man, Yo La Tengo, Andrew Bird, Wavves, Black Mountain, Iron & Wine, Dan Deacon, and Okkervil River. It has expanded in scope each year since its inception, and received coverage on sites such as Pitchfork Media, Daytrotter, and Tiny Mix Tapes.

Pygmalion Festival Line Up – 2011
Explosions in the Sky, Cut Copy, Braid, MiM0SA, Gang Gang Dance, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Toro y Moi, The Dodos, Washed Out, MartyParty (of PANTyRAiD), Deerhoof, Xiu Xiu, Japandroids, STRFKR, The Hood Internet, Jessica Lea Mayfield, Owen, Viva Voce, Bear Hands, Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, Asobi Seksu, Unknown Mortal, Joan of Arc, Youth Lagoon, Ivan and Alyosha, The Parson Red Heads, The Luyas, Midnight Magic, Bass Drum of Death, Gardens & Villa, Mansions on the Moon, Grave Babies, NewVillager, Big Troubles, Scattered Trees, Adam Arcuragi, Ava Luna, Brass Bed, Britche$, Capstan Shafts, Common Loon, Crayon Mines, D Roka, The Duke of Uke & His Novelty Orchestra, Dirty Feathers, Easter, Elsinore, Emily Otnes, Evening With Your Mother, Evil Tents, Flowa Child, Frank Maloney and the Dolt City Ramblers, Good Night & Good Morning, Grandkids, Grown Ups, Hedgehog, Horrible Things, Iron Tigers, Jill Andrews, Kayla Brown, Kindest Lines, Kosmo, Leadership, Mammoths, Mickey Karbal, Midstress, Miss Thang, Only Children, Pamela Machala, Positive Vibr8ions, Roberta Sparrow, DJ Solo, Space Police, Sun Stereo, Take Care, Teaadora, Thats No Moon, These Old Ghosts, Tigorilla, White Rabbit, Why I Like Robins, Withershins

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