The three-day Pitchfork Music Festival released its daily schedule today, not only detailing which days your favorite bands and artists are playing, but also the precise show times. So synchronize your watches and get out your PDAs. It’s time to formulate a game plan.
Scheduled for July 17-19 at Chicago’s Union Park, the festival has three stages of music –Aluminum, Balance and Connector. Friday bands include Built to Spill, The Jesus Lizard, Yo La Tengo and Tortois.
Saturday’s lineup lists The National, The Black Lips, Matt and Kim, Beirut, Lindstrom, Doom, Wavves, Yeasayer, Ponytail, Final Fantasy, Bowerbirds, The Pains of Being Pure At Heart, The Antlers, F**ked Up, Plants and Animals, The Dutchess & The Duke, Cymbals Eat Guitars and Disappears.
Bonnaroo Music Festival, Manchester, Tenn.
June 16, 2007
The Flaming Lips headline Sunday’s Pitchfork plans. Other bands include The Very Best, Mew, Grizzly Bear, Vivian Girls, M83, Japandroids, The Walkmen, DJ Rupture, The Thermals, Women, Pharoahe Monch, The Killer Whales, Blitzen Trapper, Frightened Rabbit, Dianogah, The Mae Shi and Michael Columbia.
If you’ve been thinking of buying tickets to the festival’s 4th annual run, you better move fast. Tickets for Sunday have already sold out, but there are still tickets for Friday and Saturday. For more information, click here for the festival’s Web site.