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Treasure Island Music Festival 2012Treasure Island Festival 2012, CaliforniaTREASURE ISLAND FESTIVAL 2012 LINE UP ANNOUNCED!

Festival organizers Noise Pop and Another Planet Entertainment have announced the lineup for the sixth running of the Treasure Island Music Festival on October 13th & 14th, 2012.

Saturday, October 13th will be headlined by Girl Talk, making him the first artist to ever return to Treasure Island, while Sunday, October 14th will be headlined by The xx, who will be making their only U.S. festival appearance in 2012.

The lineup also includes Public Enemy (marking their 25th Anniversary), M83, The Presets, Grimes, Gossip (making their first stop back in the Bay Area since 2009), Best Coast, Porter Robinson, SBTRKT, Divine Fits (Spoon’s Britt Daniel and Wolf Parade’s Dan Boeckner making their Bay Area debut), and Los Campesinos!. The San Francisco Bay Area will be well-represented by Toro Y Moi, Tycho, Ty Segall, The Coup, Imperial Teen, K.Flay, and Dirty Ghosts. The lineup is rounded out by the likes of Araabmuzik, Youth Lagoon, Matthew Dear, The War On Drugs, Hospitality and The Neighbourhood.

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Capitol Hill Block PartyINITIAL LINE UP ANNOUNCED FOR CAPITOL HILL BLOCK PARTY

Seattle’s 16th-annual Capitol Hill Block Party (CHBP) will take place July 20th-22nd, 2012, with performances by Neko Case, Major Lazer, Fitz And The Tantrums, Phantogram, The Lumineers, Grimes, Aesop Rock w/ Rob Sonic & DJ Big Wiz, Youth Lagoon, Diplo, Thee Oh Sees, Cloud Nothings, Twin Shadow, Dam-Funk, Doomtree, Porcelain Raft, Spoek Mathambo, White Arrows, Trust, El Ten Eleven Yuna, Light Asylum, King Tuff, Psychic Paramount, Father John Misty, Jaill, Onuinu, Black Breath,  Blouse, Absolute Monarchs, Crystal Stilts, Yawn, The Coathangers, Deadkill, Sandrider, Eighteen Individual Eyes, Pollens, Nightmare Fortress Colonies, Yukon Blonde, John Maus, Blue Sky, Black Death, Nacho Picasso, Kris Orlowski, Lemolo Kithkin, Hot Bodies In Motion, Kung Foo Grip, Tropical Punk, Nu Sensae, NIGHT BEATS , Freighms, Tom Eddy, Dude York, Stephanie, NUDE, FEET, Blood Red Dancers, Space Needles, Skarp, Pony Time, Murmurs, Mass Games, Slow Dance, Crypts, Crime Wave, Trash Fire, Vox Mod, Mama Utah, Silly Goose, Underground Revival and much more!

Block Party is a 3-day, 6-stage, 120 artist urban bash spanning 6-city blocks.  In addition to music performances the festival features resident art galleries, restaurants, bars, and stores that help define Seattle as a cultural hub.

Tickets are available here: http://capitolhillblockparty.strangertickets.com

$75.00 + fees 3-day passes available until April 24th at 12 PST / $85.00 + fees 3-day passes available after April 24th at 12 PST

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Forecastle Festival, KentuckyMORE MADNESS AND TWO ADDITIONS TO THE LINE UP!

Organizers have announced that Electro-pop princess and art maven Grimes will join the lineup for Sunday, July 15th and Dubstep duo Adventure Club will rock the stage Saturday, July 14th!!

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Pitchfork Festival 2012, IllinoisFIRST BANDS ANNOUNCED FOR PITCHFORK FESTIVAL 2012

Taking place in Union Park, Chicago from the 13th – 15th July Pitchfork Music Festival has revealed its first names for 2012 – check them out:  araabMUZIK, ASAP Rocky, Cloud Nothings, Feist, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Grimes, Hot Chip, Kendrick Lamar, Liturgy, The Field, Tim Hecker, Vampire Weekend, Willis Earl Beal

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Noise Pop Festival 2012, San FranciscoNOISEPOP IS TURNING 20 IN 2012 AND MAKES FIRST BAND ANNOUNCEMENT

Noise Pop turns 20 this year. Where did the time go? We can hardly believe it ourselves. We are thrilled to be able to celebrate in style and as such have put together a fantastic collection of bands. There’ll be plenty more additions to come, but for now you can get excited about indie mainstays such as Built to Spill, Archers of Loaf (played NP in 1997!), Cursive (played NP in 2001!) and Imperial Teen (played NP in 1999!). We’ve also included some genre-bending acts to the lineup including: Die Antwoord, Budos Band and Grimes. Check out the first leg of the lineup here.

More bands will be announced soon, along with more information about our Film Series, Pop Up Shop, the return of Culture Club and much more. In the meantime browse around the site: buy your Early Bird Badges NOW (they are in limited supply and include entrance to the Die Antwoord show)

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