Artist lineups have been rolled out for DeLuna Festival, North Coast Music Festival, North By Northeast and Catskill Chill Music Festival. There are tons of big names between the four events including Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters, Pretty Lights, The Flaming Lips and Yonder Mountain String Band.
Let’s start with the 411 on DeLuna Festival. The third annual event is set for Sept. 21-23 in Pensacola Beach, Fla., at Casino Beach. DeLuna is built on the Gulf of Mexico shoreline with two of the four stages directly located on the sand.
Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, Wisc.
September 4, 2011
Pearl Jam and Foo Fighters top the 2012 lineup, which features Florence & The Machine, Band Of Horses, Dwight Yoakam, Ben Folds Five, Guided by Voices, DJ Jazzy Jeff, The Joy Formidable, The Gaslight Anthem, The Wallflowers, Superchunk, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts, Bad Brains, City and Colour, and Band Of Skulls. More than two dozen additional acts were announced this week with the promise of even more artists yet to be revealed.
Three-day advanced priced general admission tickets are on sale now for $159.95. These passes will later increase to $199.95. VIP Beach Club tickets are available for $849.95. The quoted prices do not include tax or service charges.
For more information visit DeLunaFest.com.
North Coast Music Festival
North Coast Music Festival, which has dubbed itself “summer’s last stand,” is also celebrating its third year. Boasting a mix of electronic music, jam band and hip hop, the festival takes place over Labor Day weekend Aug. 31 through Sept. 2 at Chicago’s Union Park.
The Vault, Gainesville, Fla.
January 12, 2012
The initial lineup includes Pretty Lights, Axwell, Steve Angello, Atmosphere, Big Boi, Steve Aoki, Excision, The Rapture, Alesso, Modestep, Mord Fustang, Felix Da Housecat, Yacht, Dan Deacon, King Khan & The Shrines, Rebirth Brass Band, Van Ghost, Maya Jane Coles, Com Truise and Auto Body. “Many, many more” acts will be added to the roster, including more headliners.
The festival teamed up with Groupon today to offer fans a limit quantity of discount three-day passes. Now that those tickets have sold out, tickets are on sale through ClubTix.com. General admission three-day passes are $110 and VIP passes are $350. The quoted prices do not include service charges and other fees.
For more information visit NorthCoastFestival.com.
Catskill Chill Music Festival
The third edition of the Catskill Chill Music Festival returns to Camp Minglewood in Hancock, N.Y., located just west of the Catskill Mountains, Sept. 7-9.
Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, Colo.
August 20, 2011
Yonder Mountain String Band will be there along with Lotus, Conspirator, Soulive, Lettuce, EOTO, JGB with Melvin Seals, Rubblebucket, Cornmeal, Particle, Break Science, The Heavy Pets, Headtronics, Kung Fu, Zoogma, DrFameus, DJ Logic, Yarn, Jennifer Hartswick Band and Dopapod. The full 2012 lineup includes over 40 bands on three stages.
Early bird weekend passes are on sale now for $115. Prices will increase to $125 and then again to $145 at the gate. Tickets include free camping and parking but fans can also rent cabins with a number of accommodation options ranging from $275 for a double cabin to $750 for a double bunkhouse.
For more information visit CatskillChill.com.
The 18th North by Northeast Music And Film Festival & Conference is being held June 11-17 at various venues in Toronto.
Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, Tenn.
May 18, 2011
Today NXNE unveiled its first full announcement for the music portion of the conference with The Flaming Lips, Raekwon & Ghostface Killah, Bad Religion, Matthew Good, Of Montreal and Purity Ring.
The lineup also boasts Death Grips, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Bleached, Good Riddance, 2:54, Metz, Ceremony, Friends, The Death Set and many more acts.
The 2012 event will host a total of 650 bands, 40 films and 50 panels. Tickets are on sale now. A number of ticketing options are available depending on whether you want to attend the music, film or interactive portion of the conference. Tickets are priced from single-day tickets for $25 to Mundo Combo passes for $549. Discount tickets are offered to students. The quoted prices do not include fees.
For more information visit NXNE.com.