Entries tagged with: Awesome Tapes From Africa
Slingshot Festival is returning to Athens, GA from March 26-28, and this year's lineup includes a DJ set from LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy, Jamie xx, Nosaj Thing, Clark, Saint Pepsi, Reptar, Holly Herndon, Glenn Kotche, Prince Rama, Omar Souleyman, Juana Molina, Awesome Tapes From Africa, a DJ set from Washed Out, and more TBA.
There will also be a comedy night headlined by Kurt Braunohler, as well as a Japan Nite with Peelander-Z, TsuShiMaMire, QUORIUM, the fin., BO-PEEP and Zarigani$. Tickets go on sale today (1/22) at 9 AM EST.
"Following last year's 10th anniversary, which crushed previous attendance records and set a new mark for the speed with which tickets sold out, the Sasquatch! Music Festival unveils its 2012 lineup which once again features 4 days of music. The festival, hailed as "a model of well-paced programming...in a four-day schedule as efficient and natural feeling as an expertly built algorithm" by NPR Music while Wired notes, "leave the landscape out of it and Sasquatch! has a lineup to kill for," runs May 25-28 (Memorial Day Weekend) at The Gorge, the internationally acclaimed concert venue carved in the basalt cliffs high above the Columbia River Gorge in Quincy, WA."The Sasquatch! Music Festival takes place, as usual, at the Gorge Amphitheatre in George, Washington over Memorial Day weekend (May 25-28). And this year's lineup is:
Sub Pop-signed band Happy Birthday (more about them HERE and HERE) play a free show at Brooklyn Bowl on Tuesday night (9/7). The "Fader Bowl" party will also feature a DJ set by Awesome Tapes From Africa (Doors: 6:00 PM / Show: 9:00 PM).
The show is a one-off for Happy Birthday who then head back to their home-state of Vermont before leaving on a short tour with Dirty Projectors which ends (for Happy Birthday) right before they, along with Fergus & Geronimo, open for Thee Oh Sees at Santos Party House on September 21st (tickets still on sale).
From there most of their dates are in Europe, and they're all listed below....