Posted in music | tour dates on June 1, 2009

Street Scene

"STREET SCENE, one of the nation's longest running music festivals, will celebrate its 25th anniversary with two full days of music Friday, August 28 and Saturday, August 29. The Black Eyed Peas, M.I.A., Thievery Corporation, Modest Mouse, The Dead Weather and Cake are among the more than 35 acts that will bring the streets of downtown San Diego's East Village neighborhood alive with music and entertainment from 4:00 PM to midnight daily. The venue site will include Tailgate Park (adjacent to Petco Park) in the heart of East Village, incorporating 14th Street as the main thoroughfare and bordered by Imperial Avenue to J Street."
2009 is the 25th anniversary of the festival which was launched in 1984. This year's festival also has WAVVES on the lineup, which means three shows total now scheduled for the band. Full lineup below...

The 2009 STREET SCENE line-up is as follows:

Black Eyed Peas
M.I.A.
Thievery Corporation
Modest Mouse
The Dead Weather
Cake
Silversun Pickups
Conor Oberst & The Mystic Valley Band
Band of Horses
Girl Talk
MSTRKRFT
Chromeo
Mastodon
Ozomatli
Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings
Devendra Banhart
Bassnectar
Shooter Jennings
No Age
Calexico
West Indian Girl
Ra Ra Riot
Deerhunter
Donald Glaude
Matt and Kim
Los Campesinos
Grand Ole Party
LA Riots
Anya Marina
Holy F**k
Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears
Blue Scholars
Crocodiles
Wavves
Zee Avi
Extra Golden
Carney

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Comments (29)

Terrible. I went to this a few years back. They have beer garden "prisons" way way back from the stages and won't let you leave them with drinks.

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 12:23 PM

who draws the biggest crowd at this shindig....M.I.A.?

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 12:28 PM

do E instead

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 12:28 PM

do you guys think Wavves and Fergie will enjoy a meth experience together????

they're both awesome!!!

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 12:49 PM

the setup of this fest looks like a big siren fest

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 12:50 PM

"Terrible. I went to this a few years back. They have beer garden "prisons" way way back from the stages and won't let you leave them with drinks."

coachella also has beer gardens away from the stages, im sure its not that bad

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 12:51 PM

and dont forget All Points MEHst

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 1:03 PM

Why do every single American festivals all look the same...change it up a little bit please

Posted by Jonny Greenwood is the man | June 1, 2009 1:22 PM

the headliners don't totally make sense, but a lot of good bands seem to be playing otherwise .

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 1:56 PM

i thought it was free or at least city subsidized
122 bucks

damn

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 2:17 PM

Lineup looks pretty decent. I mean, if you ignore Black Eyed Peas. But some of the smaller names are pretty good.

Posted by Jeff | June 1, 2009 4:07 PM

Dude I was totally ready to hate but that new Black Eyed Peas song owns.

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 4:46 PM

Totally worth $15

Posted by Anonymous | June 1, 2009 6:24 PM

WAVVES, LOL

Posted by Anonymous | June 3, 2009 8:11 AM

do you guys think Wavves and Fergie will enjoy a meth experience together????

they're both awesome!!!

Posted by Andra | June 3, 2009 9:20 AM

Where's AFI, Animal Collective, Social Distortion, Thrice, Taking Back Sunday, or Tiger Army?????? They don't even have good hip hop acts. The Black Eyed Peas???? Really. The only good bands on this list r silversun pickups and band of horses. Everything else is terrible. What a disappointment.

Posted by john | June 5, 2009 3:57 AM

I would go just to see blue scholars... Saw then a while back at a wu-tang show. Definately a good act

Posted by MyHearagram | June 6, 2009 12:52 PM

a good

Posted by ed hardy | June 20, 2009 8:35 AM

I would go just to see blue scholars... Saw then a while back at a wu-tang show. Definately a good act

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Posted by cheap fallen earth chips | November 9, 2009 10:09 PM

They have beer garden "prisons" way way back from the stages and won't let you leave them with drinks.

Posted by christian audigier | November 11, 2009 1:21 AM

Dude I was totally ready to hate but that new Black Eyed Peas song owns.

Posted by fallen earth chips | December 1, 2009 10:28 PM

oh lol

Posted by jason | December 26, 2009 4:01 PM

Eagerly waiting for this fantastic event.

Posted by leather jackets | December 28, 2009 7:06 AM

I would go just to see blue scholars... Saw then a while back at a wu-tang show. Definately a good act

Posted by gaia gold | January 7, 2010 10:37 PM

Incorporating 14th Street as the main thoroughfare and bordered by Imperial Avenue to J Street.

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Posted by منتديات | February 24, 2011 5:40 AM

"Terrible. I went to this a few years back. They have beer garden "prisons" way way back from the stages and won't let you leave them with drinks."
coachella also has beer gardens away from the stages, im sure its not that bad

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