Wild Flag at Williamsburg Waterfront (more by Dana (distortion) Yavin)
Wild Flag

The first round of CMJ 2011 artists have been announced. The initial list includes Neon Indian (Webster Hall with Purity Ring), CSS (Webster Hall with EMA and MEN), Zola Jesus (KF and LPR), Wild Flag (Bowery Ballroom with Eleanor Friedberger and Hospitality), Metronomy (MHOW), Portugal. The Man (T5 with Givers and Alberta Cross), Viva Brother, Wombats, The Good Natured), Kvelertak, Handsome Furs, Memoryhouse, Pharoahe Monch, and more.

The Viva Brother show is on October 19 at Bowery Ballroom with 1,2,3 and Kitten. Tickets are on sale now (or you can try to get in with your CMJ badge). All dates below.

The Wombats show is on October 19 at Webster Hall with The Postelles and The Good Natured. Tickets are on sale now (or you can try to get in with your CMJ badge). All dates below.

Other bands scheduled to play that aren't part of CMJ's initial announce include Still Corners, Shonen Knife at Public Assembly, PS I Love You, and Revolver. Full list below...

CMJ 2011 Lineup Announcement #1
Portugal. The Man
Neon Indian
Wild Flag
Talib Kweli
Zola Jesus
Class Actress
Dum Dum Girls
Art Vs. Science
Viva Brother
Davila 666
Eleanor Friedberger
Jean Grae
Pharoahe Monch
Unknown Mortal Orchestra
US Royalty
Kermit Ruffins
Sea of Bees
Handsome Furs

The Wombats -- 2011 Tour Dates
08/27 Paris, France Rock En Seine Festival
09/03 Bologna, Italy Idays
09/10 Ljubljana, Slovenia Itak Festival
09/15 Helsinki, Finland Nosturi
09/17 Elverum, Norway Terningen Arena
09/21 Cardiff, Wales University Great Hall
09/22 Nottingham, England Rock City
09/23 Folkestone, England Lea Cliff Hall
09/24 Cambridge, England Corn Exchange
09/26 Bristol, England Colston Hall
09/28 London, England O2 Brixton Academy
09/29 Southampton, England Guildhall
10/01 Yeovil, England Westlands
10/02 Birmingham, England O2 Academy Birmingham
10/03 Lincoln, England Engine Shed
10/04 Sheffield, England O2 Academy Sheffield
10/06 Newcastle, England O2 Academy Newcastle
10/07 Glasgow, Scotland O2 Academy Glasgow
10/08 Manchester, England Apollo
10/19 New York, NY Webster Hall ^*!
10/21 Washington, DC 9:30 Club ^*
10/22 Philadelphia, PA Johnny Brenda's ^*
10/24 Charlottesville, VA Jefferson Theater ^*
10/25 Chapel Hill, NC Local 506 ^*
10/26 Atlanta, GA The Loft ^*
10/28 New Orleans, LA Voodoo Festival ^*
10/29 Houston, TX Fitzgerald's ^*
10/30 Austin, TX The Parish ^*
11/01 Dallas, TX Granada Theater ^*
11/02 Kansas City, MO Record Bar ^*
11/04 Columbus, OH Outland ^*
11/05 Chicago, IL Subterranean ^*
11/07 Minneapolis, MN Varsity Theater ^*
11/10 Portland, OR Wonder Ballroom ^*
11/11 Vancouver, British Columbia Venue ^*
11/12 Seattle, WA The Crocodile Cafe ^*
^ with the Postelles
* with the Static Jacks
! with the Good Natured

Viva Brother -- 2011 Tour Dates
09/02 Redmond, WA Marymoor Park
09/03 Portland, OR Roseland Theatre
09/06 San Francisco, CA Independent
09/07 West Hollywood, CA Troubadour
09/08 Scottsdale, AZ Martini Ranch
09/09 Las Vegas, NV Hard Rock Café on the Strip
09/10 Bakersfield, CA B Ryders
10/19 New York, NY Bowery Ballroom

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