Sasquatch founder starts new fest, THING (inaugural lineup announced)
Adam Zacks, founder of Sasquatch Festival (RIP), has announced a brand new music, comedy, and podcast festival, THING. Happening at Port Townsend, WA’s Historic Fort Worden from August 24-25, THING’s music lineup includes Violent Femmes, De La Soul, Calexico and Iron & Wine, Jeff Tweedy, Khruangbin, Kurt Vile & The Violators, Parquet Courts, Phosphorescent, Japanese Breakfast, Snail Mail, Black Belt Eagle Scout, Orville Peck, Bedouine, Sudan Archives, Ryley Walker, Fontaines DC, and more. It also includes podcasts Bunny Ears with Macaulay Culkin, The Tobolowsky Files with Stephen Tobolowsky and Too Beautiful To Live with Luke Burbank & Andrew Walsh, a live reading of An Officer and a Gentleman, Napoleon Dynamite Live!, which is a conversation with Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez, and John Gries, plus a screening of the film, and more. See the full lineup below.
Tickets to THING go on sale Friday, April 26 at 9 AM Pacific time.
THING: 2019 Lineup
De La Soul
Calexico and Iron & Wine
Kurt Vile & The Violators
Mentalist Scott Silven
Tank and the Bangas
Napoleon Dynamite Live!
John Reilly & Friends
Architects of Air’s Luminarium
Bunny Ears podcast with Macaulay Culkin
An Officer and a Gentleman Live Read
The Tobolowsky Files podcast with Stephen Tobolowsky
Too Beautiful To Live with Luke Burbank & Andrew Walsh
Black Belt Eagle Scout
The Black Tones
Dance Church with Kate Wallich & Amateur Hour