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Camp Bisco...
Camp Bisco

Camp Bisco 9, the three-day Upstate music fest put on by Disco Biscuits in its ninth year, will be happening July 15th-17th in Mariaville, NY, about 3 hours north of NYC. It's set to have two main stages, a DJ tent and a late night dance tent, and the initial lineup includes LCD Soundsystem, Ween, Girl Talk, Major Lazer, Diplo, Thievery Corporation, Gift of Gab and more. All of the currently announced acts are below.

Tickets are on sale now.

2009's fest included Nas, Chromeo, The Orb, Dr. Dog, Flying Lotus and Special Disco Version (LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy & Pat Mahoney)

Ween's next NYC-area show is in NJ on May 20th.

Still waiting for the next LCD Soundystem NYC show announcement. Meanwhile they've already announced Coachella, Bonnaroo and other dates (along with a new album).

More Camp Bisco info and a flyer are below...

Camp Bisco

Camp Bisco info

The Disco Biscuits have confirmed the first round of performers slated for Camp Bisco 9, the ninth annual three-day music and arts festival in Mariaville, New York this July 15-17, 2010. The 50+ performer lineup at the multi-stage camping festival includes: The Disco Biscuits - All 3 Nights; LCD Soundsystem; Ween; Thievery Corporation; Girl Talk; Bassnectar; Pretty Lights; Major Lazer; The New Deal; Diplo; Aeroplane; Rusko; Sunrise Silent Disco; The Album Leaf; Brothers Past; Dieselboy; Gift of Gab (of Blackalicious); Future Rock; SOJA; Telepath; Felix Cartal; Two Fresh; Kill the Noise; Eskmo; Orchard Lounge; Rubblebucket Orchestra; Emancipator; Spiritual Rez; Sub Swara; Derek Plaslaiko; Big Gigantic; Earl Greyhound; The Black Seeds; Grimace Federation; C-mon & Kypski; Nobody Beats the Drum; King Britt; Dubskin; Woodhands; Justin Paul; Lee Maytals and DJ Everyday. More artists and festival details will be announced in the coming weeks.

Camp Bisco 9 will once again be held at the picturesque Indian Lookout Country Club in Mariaville, New York. The expanded setup will include: a second stage in the main field, an improved location for the DJ and late night dance tent - complete with a surround sound system, a local artists and performance art stage. Indian Lookout Country Club is located approximately 20 minutes travel time from Albany, New York, and sits on 200 acres of rolling, grass fields. The grounds come equipped with full bathrooms; which include flush toilets and showers, as well as 24/7 bathroom attendants. Festival goers will have access to a full bar on site and a general store, which sells almost every necessity for a comfortable and care free experience.

Early bird tickets are on sale now for a limited time only and begin at $135. Tickets are available online at www.campbisco.net and 1-800-594-TIXX, as well as at all FYE stores in New England and select outlets in New York state. There will be two levels of VIP packages this year. Level One, the VIP Experience, will be made available for $199 in addition to the 3-day festival pass and Level Two is a Platinum Experience, available for $349 in addition to the 3-day festival pass. 50 cents of every ticket sold will be donated to Headcount, a non-partisan, not-for-profit organization devoted to voter registration and participation in democracy.

Camp Bisco 9 is promoted by MCP Presents and hosted by The Disco Biscuits, who's upcoming release, Planet Anthem, will be out on Diamond Riggs Records March 16th. Visit www.campbisco.net for the most up to date information.

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Comments (30)

Woohoo so we'll be seeing hippies and hipsters are LCD shows now?

Wonderful!

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 11:42 AM

hippies, hipsters and beatheadz unite!

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 11:44 AM

I see white people.

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 11:45 AM

If LCD, Ween, etc. were just gonna collect a big payday there I couldn't blame them. But do they understand that now they are going to have Disco Biscuit kids coming to all their shows? With their flatbrim hats, penchant for drug-taking one-ups-manship, crackheaded kindergarten mentality and all?

Posted by Anonymoose | March 4, 2010 11:45 AM

where are my pharmies maaaan

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 11:47 AM

"Disco Biscuit kids coming to all their shows? With their flatbrim hats, penchant for drug-taking one-ups-manship, crackheaded kindergarten mentality and all?"

A) Ween is no stranger to drugs. B) Why the fuck wouldn't Ween want more fans?

You've got some seriously irrational pussy assed hangups yo

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 11:51 AM

camp bisco featured on bv... yessssss!

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 11:54 AM

looks like the under 15 fest

Posted by sam | March 4, 2010 11:57 AM

I hope Ween close with a 20 minute version of Mushroom Festival in Hell and freak out the wooks.

But seriously, Disco Buiscuits are the worst thing ever... after Dave Matthews Band

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 12:00 PM

kids on drugs

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 12:04 PM

This is like the Gathering of the Juggalos with the same ratio of good to bad bands.

Audience is different but equally not anyone I would want to be around. The drugs are different but equally not anything I would want to take.

At least the Juggalos booked Gwar.....

Posted by noamjamski | March 4, 2010 12:10 PM

why is Camp Bisco getting coverage but BV is ignoring Mountain Jam???????

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 12:34 PM

BISCO is one of the shittiest bands on the planet. also have an AWFUL fanbase.

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 12:43 PM

I am NOT a Disco Biscuits fan at all, but i think they deserve props for putting on a very cool festival, you people have to chill with the snobbery, the last few years they have had a LOT of good bands, kudos to them to exposing their fans to a broader range of music than just Deadhead-lite jam band fare.

Posted by brian roach | March 4, 2010 12:47 PM

people on here are so dramatic! "worst thing ever"?? "shittiest bands"?? I think not!

If you don't like them, don't go, but people seeing them for the first time will most likely be pleasantly surprised

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 12:50 PM

PT > BV

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 1:17 PM

Hipsters at Bisco shows??? I smell a n00b

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 1:29 PM

woookies in the night, hoppin hoppin....!

Posted by Jabberwock IV : Nehzeldorf Rhides Again | March 4, 2010 1:35 PM

Ween just added to Bonnaroo, btw

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 1:39 PM

Ween just added to LCD @ Keyspan!

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 1:46 PM

Who cares about any of this? Hippies Suck SOOOO bad. Trust me I know. I've been to Burlington.....the horror. The horror...

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 4:28 PM

Biscuits definitely suck.

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 6:38 PM

"PT > BV"

Marn agrees

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 6:44 PM

PT > BV -- also agree.

Posted by Anonymous | March 4, 2010 9:33 PM

actually there are more people of color at this festival than any jam oriented music festival I have seen. well they could have mostly been part of Nas's entourage.

Posted by camp bisco 2010 | March 6, 2010 10:28 AM

BOOGNISH is rising and all you pussy can suck their dicks. They are going to get BROWN all over this shitty electronic festival and I hope they play hippie smell and zoloft and then Fat lenny, NAN, and anything else that will piss the wookies off. Ohhh and Disco Biscuits are better than anything any of you haters have ever done with music, so shut the fuck up and suck your tiny dick you pussy ass kids. You are not cool and your dick smells like bigfoot's feet. Go take a shower and kiss BOOGNISH's ass posers. You all suck and have ruined the scene, there was a time believe it or not that festivals like Bonnaroo were cool. But, then faggots like you got word of them and ruined it for everyone. BOOGNISH one more time :P

Posted by Anonymous | March 7, 2010 10:13 PM

who cares about all of the politics you morons pour into it..all i need to know is that there is a couple good bands to put me through the day time..and a couple sick djs to keep the dance tent crazy all night..PRETTY LIGHTS!!!...and thatll i will take a lot of molly and acid throughout the weekend to enhance the entire event! who could complain!!!!!!!!!!!11

Posted by Anonymous | March 8, 2010 3:39 PM

man camps going downhill... dont get me wrong bisco, ween, telepath, new deal, future rock, and thievery are good but thats about it with a few good reggae acts and small bands scattered in there. the rest is instrumental-less. last i heard the biscuits were a BAND so why more djs than bands at their fest?? well im still going but this might be my last year... oh where oh where has the bisco ive known and loved gone? this scenes going down quick. well back to the old reliables like cheese, phish, and tea leaf

Posted by Anonymous | March 29, 2010 2:28 PM

Why's Everyone Hatin?

Anyone Whos Ever Heard "Home Again" Knows That Bisco's Not The Worst Band Ever. There Downfall, Is Simply That They Play To Long. Foriegn Artists Will Come Play A Festival in The United States. Travel All That Way For An Hour Set, While The Biscuits Are Playing 5. Any band Becomes Relentless after 5 hours. Honestly I Feel Like The Reason Thiers More DJs Is Because Electronic Music Is Widening It's Stride By Far. Jam Bands Have Been Done And People Are Prepared To Progress. Me, I'm Just Big On The Fest. ESKMO, The Album Leaf, Dieselboy, and LCD All Together. It's Just Gonna Nasty...

P.S. On The Real Though, How Do People Find Forums Like This To Just Say... Kids On Drugs? I Mean. It's Pretty Evident Thiers Gonna Be Hippies and Kids On Drugs. Oh, And That Juggalo Comment Was Just Plain Fucking Absurd. Get The Hell Outta Here Man. Hahaha

Posted by ThePillowNoise | July 2, 2010 1:10 AM

my first bisco, fest, camping experience, and biscuits show. my opinion: this event was a fantastic, terrible, amazing, mind boggling, fucking disgusting, beautiful, and bonkers place to be in. everyone seemed to be tripping balls and looking for drugs non-stop. its like you think you could actually LIVE in that environment while your having a blast melting your face, and everyone around you at the time completely understands where your coming from ya know? but after a minute your like wow, get me the fuck home- i need a shower and i have to go tell my mom i love her. quick. ayyyy louuuuvv youuu bissquoooooo !!

Posted by wendy | July 18, 2010 5:50 PM

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