Octfest 2019 lineup: Mogwai, Screaming Females, Parquet Courts, Dungen, Duster, more
Pitchfork and their beer-forward sister site October have announced the lineup for the 2019 OctFest which happens October 19 at Knockdown Center in Queens. (This is the first time Octfest has been at Knockdown Center and first time it's been held in October.) Parquet Courts, Mogwai and Screaming Females headline, plus Dungen performing their 2004's Ta det Lugnt in full, as well as Lower Dens, Duster, METZ, Priests, Empath, and Control Top. There will also be over 50 breweries from six continents represented and tickets ($45) comes with six 3 oz beer samples. Tickets go on sale Friday, August 2 at 10 AM.
Duster play NYC tonight and Thursday, opening for Snail Mail at Brooklyn Steel and Webster Hall respectively.