Radiohead & Jack Johnson to headline “Coachella East” in Liberty State Park, Jersey City, NJ?
Radiohead @ Liberty State Park & Twin Towers, August 2001 (CRED)
In the latest shift in the competition for music fans this summer, the concert promoters behind the popular Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California will stage a three-day event in Liberty State Park, according to people briefed on the plans. The new festival, tentatively scheduled for Aug. 8 through Aug. 10, is to be presented by the promoter AEG and its Goldenvoice subsidiary. A competing event, the Vineland Music Festival, held by C3 Presents and Festival Republic, a unit of the concert giant Live Nation, is scheduled from Aug. 8 to Aug. 10 in Vineland, N.J. The band Radiohead and the singer-songwriter Jack Johnson have been mentioned as headliners at the Liberty State Park event, though a lineup has not been announced. Representatives for AEG declined to comment. [NY Times]
The same weekend???
Radiohead (also) played Liberty State Park in 2001.
North American cities Radiohead is definitely playing in 2008, here.