Posted in music on May 24, 2012

Hilly Eye at Acheron earlier this month (more by Andrew St. Clair)
Hilly Eye

Annual all ages, DIY music festival Hillstock is returning to Brooklyn this year from June 22-24 across four spaces in Clinton Hill. Day 1 (6/22) begins with a kickoff party at Free Candy on 905 Atlantic Ave with Math the Band, Ava Luna, Hop Along, Heaven's Gate, and more. On day 2 (6/23) we'll get the free block party at 106 Emerson Place with Hilly Eye, The Suzan, Life Size Maps, Swear and Shake, surprise guests and more, followed by a $5 afterparty with Terror Pigeon Dance Revolt, Twitchers, Nuclear Santa Claust, and Sega Genocide. The fest wraps up on 6/24 with a backyard picnic at 402½ Park Avenue headlined by surprise guests and also featuring Archipelago, Emilyn Brodsky, Modern Hut, and more.

The full schedule, flier and a trailer video are below...

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Hillstock 2012 Trailer

Hillstock

JUNE 22nd
Kickoff Party @ Free Candy
905 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY (A/C - Clinton-Washington)

5:30PM - $8
01:05 AM - Math the Band
12:30 AM - Hop Along
11:55 AM - Toothaches
11:20 PM - Ava Luna
10:45 PM - Eskalators
10:10 PM - Sports Bar
09:35 PM - No Courage
09:00 PM - ZEBU!
08:25 PM - Heaven's Gate
07:50 PM - HONEY
07:15 PM - Sharpless
06:40 PM - Great Smokey
06:10 PM - The N'ere Dowells
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JUNE 23rd
Block Party
106 Emerson Place, Brooklyn, NY (G - Classon)

11AM to 8PM - FREE
07:30 PM - The Suzan
07:00 PM - Swear and Shake
06:30 PM - The Honey Dos
06:00 PM - Pree
05:30 PM - Hilly Eye
05:00 PM - Itchy Hearts
04:30 PM - Milk Dick
04:00 PM - Chroma
03:30 PM - Marra Barr
03:00 PM - Il Abanico
02:30 PM - Life Size Maps
02:00 PM - Osekre & The Lucky Bastards
01:30 PM - * Surprise Guests *
01:00 PM - What Next?
12:30 PM - The Sanctuaries
12:00 PM - Nikhil P. Yerawadekar & Low Mentality

After Party @ Big Mouth
834 Myrtle Ave #1, Brooklyn, NY (G - Myrtle-Willoughby)

8PM - $5
12:00 AM - Terror Pigeon Dance Revolt
11:00 PM - Sega Genocide
10:00 PM - Twitchers
09:00 PM - NUCLEAR SANTA CLAUST
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June 24th
Backyard Picnic
402½ Park Avenue, Brooklyn, NY (G - Classon)

12PM to 9PM - $7
08:10 PM - * Surprise Guests *
07:30 PM - Archipelago
06:40 PM - ACLU Benefit
05:50 PM - Emilyn Brodsky
05:00 PM - Sons of An Illustrious Father
04:10 PM - Modern Hut
03:20 PM - Drew & the Medicinal Pen
02:30 PM - Billy Libby
01:40 PM - Small Wonder
12:50 PM - Cave Cricket

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Comments (22)

I have never heard of any of these bands.

Posted by Anonymous | May 24, 2012 10:11 AM

oink

Posted by Anonymous | May 24, 2012 11:25 AM

how long until we get [ sarcastic comment about the names of the bands playing this festival ] up in here?

Posted by Anonymous | May 24, 2012 11:37 AM

It's nice that the comments are consistent every year

Posted by Anonymous | May 24, 2012 1:01 PM

really surprised Purple Balloon Go *POP* isn't on the bill. someone dropped the ball.

Posted by Mickey | May 24, 2012 1:21 PM

I have pleasured myself to all these bands and so I can safely say they are very pleasurable. A must listen.

Posted by Colin Monty Powell | May 24, 2012 2:18 PM

ARE YOU KIDDIG ME NO. NOT ANOTHER ONE OF THESERS. PLEASE PUT A PILLOW OVER ITS FACE

Posted by As$ Candy | May 24, 2012 2:22 PM

i lost my virginity at hillstock last year. it was nice to have so many people watching and rooting for me

Posted by kevin | May 24, 2012 2:59 PM

um, pointless.

Posted by Anonymous | May 24, 2012 3:43 PM

votre mère aime hillstock

Posted by Anonymous | May 24, 2012 4:00 PM

my landlord Moishe loves Hillstock

Posted by peepeepants | May 24, 2012 7:15 PM

Fuck Hilly Eye.
!Viva¡ Beady Eye!!!

Posted by Anonymous | May 24, 2012 8:09 PM

my grandma wont shut up about the time she went to hillstock

Posted by sad | May 24, 2012 9:40 PM

I lost my virginity to your grandma

Posted by peepee | May 25, 2012 12:28 AM

Oh no that was Kevin ughggg

Are dogs allowed? To hillstock ? To come?

Posted by peepee | May 25, 2012 12:30 AM

can i see a list of bands that are playing with times and dates please?!?!?!?!?!

Posted by marie | June 4, 2012 2:52 PM

WHAT ABOUT SABBATH????

Posted by moishe | June 22, 2012 9:49 AM

Crazy! haha.

Posted by Piadas | June 25, 2012 10:31 AM

oink oink

Posted by Anonymous | June 25, 2012 10:48 AM

An superb posting with great points, We’ve been a lurker proper here for some time but wish to be far far more involved from now on.

Posted by jocuri | August 31, 2012 7:44 AM

I love this post

Posted by Piadas | September 3, 2012 9:57 PM

she looks nice with blue.

Posted by jordon | July 30, 2013 2:27 PM

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