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Bayfest, Mobile, AlabamaFIRST BAYFEST BAND ANNOUNCEMENTS!

The first announcement is in addition to the one act already revealed on Monday! On the Coca-Cola Stage just before Pretty Lights on Friday, October 5th, Mimosa will be mixing up heavy, grimy bass beats with interjections of top-40 in some crazy ways

Who’s got a little soul in them? We’re going to give you even more! Rose Royce will hit the Miller Lite/Wind Creek Stage on Sunday, October 7th and will be followed by none other than the legendary Al Green!

Our last but, oh so not least, act announcement of the night! Loverboy will rock the AT&T/Southern Ford Dealers Stage followed by Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo and “Don’t Stop Believing,” because none other than Journey will close out the very first night of BayFest 2012!

Ready to rock? Downtown Mobile will be kickin’ it on Saturday, October 6th at the Coca-Cola Rock Stage to the sounds of The Campaign 1984, My Darkest Days and Buckcherry all leading up to the final act of the night, Bush!

For more BAYFEST 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

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Counter Point Festival 2012THE LINE UP IS HERE – COUNTERPOINT FESTIVAL 2012!

Taking advantage of Atlanta’s diverse creative arts culture, the CounterPoint Music Festival debuts this September 28 and 29, bringing Atlanta’s urban vibe and dynamic creative culture to the Festival grounds. The 8,000 acres of rolling pastures, lakes and woodlands along a 12-mile stretch of Chatahoochee River-front property will play host to multiple stages, art installations and a variety of other exciting activities.

Building on The Echo Project of previous years, CounterpPoint is a new, two-day multi-stage music and arts festival that is guaranteed to have you dancing from stage to stage all day — and well into the night.

Plus, though they will be bringing an unbelievably awesome world-class lineup to the Fest, organizers are also keeping it local by partnering with top Atlanta restaurant and food trucks, breweries, artists and more to keep you outfitted, fed and entertained. The combination of world-class music and other exciting onsite elements coupled with the scenic waterfront locale will keep you entertained and immersed in the CounterPoint experience all weekend long.

So here it is, the line up with headliners first: Bassnectar, Skrillex, Pretty Lights, AVICII, Steve Angello!

Other top acts also just announced include Big Boi, M83, Polica, Washed Out, Excision, Laidback Luke, Alesso, Crystal Castles, Zeds Dead, Ghostland Observatory, Wale, Big Gigantic, A-Trak, Atmosphere, Toro Y Moi, LOTUS and so much more, check out the full line up announcement by clicking the link below!

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Free Press Summer Fest 2012FREE PRESS SUMMER FEST ADDS MORE ACTS!

Pretty Lights, the brainchild of Colorado native Derek Vincent Smith, is electronic sound at its finest. Smith’s music includes a mix of digital sampling that spans a number of notable genres including hip-hop, funk, and soul. Add a spectacular light show to the mix and you have yourself one heck of a dance party.

Erykah Badu needs no introduction. The Dallas, Texas native and Grammy award winning singer-songwriter is best known for her stunning croon and commanding performances. Often referred to as the Queen of Neo-soul, Badu writes gorgeous, soulful songs that tackle strong social and personal themes. Badu’s music strikes the perfect balance between chillness and passion.

Fitz and The Tantrums hail from Los Angeles, California and fuse the upbeat frenzy of indie pop with the rich, relaxed M.O. of soul music. Their debut studio album, Pickin’ Up the Pieces (August 2010) reached #1 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart andRolling Stone named them a “band to watch” in April 2011.

Phantogram is an American Indie pop duo from Saratoga Springs, New York, The twosome frequently describe their sound as “street beat, psych pop”. They cite Sonic Youth, J Dilla, The Flaming Lips, David Bowie, Prince, and The Beatles as musical influences. Their song “When I’m Small” was featured in the opening episode of the MTV’s adaption of the British teen drama series Skins.

David Garza is an indie rock musician from the DFW area in Texas. His trademark voice and beautiful lyrics quickly made Garza a musical staple in the Texas music community. He has played with a number of notable musicians including Fiona Apple, Nickel Creek, Edie Brickell & New Bohemians, and Grant Lee Phillips.

R3hab – Fadil El Ghoul, is a Dutch DJ, remixer and house music producer. He creates house music that is infectious and perfect for a night of dancing. R3hab’s singles and remixes are played by such prominent producers as David Guetta, Afrojack, and Tiësto.

Other Additions announced today – Sister Crayon, Vanaprasta *Sundress, Last Year’s Men, The Big Sleep, Sundress, Chelsea Wolfe, Bobby Burns, New York City Queens, Bang Bangz, Black Coffee, Bart Black, DJ Bizz Manichean, East Cameron Folkcore, DJ G. Wizz, Bombon, Los Skarnales, DJ FREDster, Pale, DJ SUN & Resolution, The Wheel Workers, Immigrant Punk, The Grass Skirts, Rusted Shut, Future Blonds, Black Leather Jesus, Giant Battle Monster, Escatones, Papaya, Clockpole, Lazer Cun*zz, Jody Seabody and the Whirls, Poopy Lungstuffing, The Annoysters, David Leibe Hart, GoREALah Soul, Demonic Hen, Black Magic Marker, The Anarchitex, Darwin’s Finches, Muzak John

For more HOUSTON FREE PRESS SUMMER FEST 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

North Coast Festival, Chicago, IllinoisINITIAL LINE UP ANNOUNCED FOR THE 3RD ANNUAL NORTH COAST FESTIVAL!
After selling out the first 2 year’s, the third annual NORTH COAST MUSIC FESTIVAL takes over Chicago’s Union Park with some of the biggest names in electronic music, jam bands, hip-hop, and more!

Announced today are Pretty Lights, Axwell, Atmosphere, Big Boi, Steve Aoki, Excision, The Rapture, Alesso, Modestep, Mord Fustang, Felix da Housecat, YACHT, Dan Deacon, King Khan and the Shrines, Rebirth Brass Band, Van Ghost, Maya Jane Coles, Com Truise, Auto Body with the promise of more top talent to come!

Tickets are on sale now and if you have been to the previous editions of the festival then you might want to consider upgrading this year to a VIP ticket!

For more NORTH COAST MUSIC FESTIVAL 2012 information and line up – click here >>>

Summercamp Festival 2012, IllinoisSECOND ROUND OF ARTISTS ANNOUNCED FOR SUMMER CAMP 2012!

Joining hosts moe. & Umphrey’s McGee this year at the 2012 Summer Camp Music Festival will be:

Pretty Lights, Gov’t Mule, Tedeschi Trucks Band, G. Love & Special Sauce, Gigantic Underground Conspiracy featuring members of, Big Gigantic, the Disco Biscuits and Conspirator, Keller Williams, Zeds Dead, Shpongle presents The Masquerade, EOTO, Leftover Salmon, 12th Planet, FIGURE, Minnesota, araabMUZIK, Fareed Haque & MathGames, 16bit, Flinch, Chester Brown, The Car Thief

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Wakarusa Festival, Ozark, ArkansasNEWS – ROUND 1 OF 3 ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENTS

Organizers have revealed the first bunch of acts confirmed for this year’s festival that takes place from the 31st May – 3rd June in Mulberry, Arkansas – check out the line up tab above for full details!

Round 2 announcement is due to take place on the 12th January so keep checking back!

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Identity Festival, Touring FestivalNEW ELECTRONIC TOURING FESTIVAL ANNOUNCED!

IDENTITY Festival is the first ever touring electronic ONLY music festival to visit major outdoor amphitheatres throughout North America in August and September and give fans the full electronic music experience.

Amongst the acts already announced are Pete Tong, Kaskade, Pretty Lights, Rusko, Avicii, Steve Aoki and much much more!

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Camp Bisco Festival New YorkFIRST ROUND OF ACTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 10th ANNIVERSARY OF CAMP BISCO

Celebrating its 10th Anniversary, Camp Bisco, the three-day music and arts festival founded by The Disco Biscuits, has confirmed the first round of performers slated for Camp Bisco X, in Mariaville, New York this July 7-9, 2011.

The 100+ performer lineup at the multi-stage camping festival includes: The Disco Biscuits, Cut Copy, Wiz Khalifa, Bassnectar, Pretty Lights, Death From Above 1979, MSTRKRFT, Ghostland Observatory, Yeasayer, Rusko, Lotus, Wolfgang Gartner, Skrillex, Neon Indian, Nero, Break Science with RJD2, Holy Ghost!, Lettuce, Easy Star All-Stars, Beats Antique, DFA Records Tent, Damon Dash’s DD 172, Das Racist, Mad Decent Tropical Tent, 12th Planet, Up Until Now, feat. David Murphy of STS9, Black Moth Super Rainbow, Treasure Fingers, The Hood Internet, Nadastrom, Emancipator, araabMUZIK, The Magician, Paper Diamond, Bluetech, Two Fresh, Tobacco, Savoy, Nickodemus, Opiuo, Papadosio, MartyParty, SBTRKT, Archnemesis, Pimps of Joytime, Tokimonsta, Mr. Lif, KRAZ, Auto Body, Harvard Bass, Run DMT, Munchi, Dillon Francis, Jillionaire, Indobox, Freekbass & Tobotius, Afrobeta, Keys N Krates, Sonic Spank, Zoogma and of course The Return of the PEX Village!!

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