Post by Whoreshack on May 13, 2012 20:40:36 GMT -5
Jay-Z will curate and headline Made in America, a new two-day music festival that will bring nearly 30 musical acts to Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park from September 1st-2nd, according to the New York Times. The lineup will be formally announced tomorrow, and will feature “rock, hip-hop, R&B, Latin and dance” acts.
Tickets will go on sale May 23rd with a portion of the proceeds benefiting United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey.
7/3/-5- The Grateful Dead Fare thee Well 7/17- Col. Bruce Hampton 7/18- Tyler, The Creator 7/20- Smashing Pumpkins/Marilyn Manson 7/23- Failure 7/30- Faith No More/Refused 7/31- My Morning Jacket 8/6- Shuggie Otis 8/15- Neurosis 10/3- Run the Jewels 10/8- Ghost 10/30-11/1- VOODOO 12/31- WSP?
Post by Launchpad McQuack on May 16, 2012 10:55:18 GMT -5
aaaand this is why Obama shouldn't be at the festival. Not because it's below the dignity of the presidency or whatever, but because it will turn what should be a great time into a teeth grinding political debate.
Upcoming Shows 7/4 Cut Copy DJ Set 7/4 Grateful Dead Simulcast @ Brooklyn Bowl 7/10 Cake 7/11 4Knots Music Festival 7/21 Todd Terje 7/25 My Morning Jacket + St. Vincent 7/31-8/1 Osheaga 8/4 Hot Chip 8/8 Die Antwoord + Major Lazer 8/26 AC/DC 10/23 Blur 10/24 Disclosure
What happens if my tee shot lands on a bird's back and he carries it out of bounds but then is attacked by a larger bird who grabs the ball and drops it in the hole? Is that still a hole in one? 'Cause that's how I'm gonna play it.
June 18: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard (Cambridge MA) June 19: Benjamin Booker (Pawtucket RI) June 23: Rush (Boston) July 24-26: Newport Folk July 30: Trampled By Turtles (Providence) Aug 7: Deftones / Incubus / DFA1979 (Mansfield MA) Oct 29: The Who (Boston)
It's ON! Here is Phase 1 of the Budweiser Made in America Fest Lineup:
JAY Z, Pearl Jam, Skrillex, Miike Snow, Afrojack, Calvin Harris, Odd Future, D'Angelo, Maybach Music (feat. Rick Ross, Wale, Meek Mill), Passion Pit, Santigold, Dirty Projectors, X, Janelle Monae, Prince Royce, Rita Ora, Savoy (DJ set), The Knocks & more to be announced... www.facebook.com/MadeInAmericaFest