Feb 21, 2007

Festivals

Sasquatch Music Festival 2007 has announced its lineup. Taking place on May 26-27 in George, Washington, the festival has the magnificent Columbia River for a backdrop. This is yet another festival I would die to be at, just check out the preliminary lineup-

Saturday, May 26:

Björk
The Arcade Fire
Manu Chao Radio Bemba Sound System
M.I.A.
Citizen Cope
Neko Case
The Hold Steady
Grizzly Bear
Ghostland Observatory
Electrelane
Two Gallants
The Slip
Loney, Dear
Aqueduct
The Thermals
Viva Voce
The Blow
Gabriel Teodros

Sunday, May 27:

Beastie Boys
Interpol
Michael Franti & Spearhead
Spoon
Bad Brains
Ozomatli
Dandy Warhols
The Black Angels
Mirah
Tokyo Police Club
Money Mark
St. Vincent
Jesse Sykes & the Sweet Hereafter
Smoosh
Common Market
Helio Sequence
Minus the Bear

Closer to home, The Laneway Festival (March 4) has announced playing times. The Park Stage is looking awfully good to me-

PARK STAGE:
9:00 - 10:00 Yo La Tengo
7:20 - 8:40 Peter Bjorn & John
6:15 - 7:00 The Walkmen
5:10 - 5:55 Youth Group
4:05 - 4:45 Camera Obscura
3:00 - 3:45 Fionn Regan
2:00 - 2:40 Holly Throsby
1:00 - 1:40 Dan Kelly

REIBY PLACE STAGE:
9:00 - 10:00 Gerling
7:40 - 8:30 The BellRays
6:25 - 7:10 The Sleepy Jackson
5:00 - 5:50 Midnight Juggernauts
3:45 - 4:30 Love is All
2:30 - 3:15 The Temper Trap
1:15 - 2:00 Gersey
12:20 - 12:55 The Shaky Hands

BASEMENT STAGE:
9:20 - 10:00 Dappled Cities Fly
8:10 - 9:00 Expatriate
6:50 - 7:40 Snowman
5:40 - 6:30 Archie Bronson Outfit
4:25 - 5:10 Ground Components
3:10 - 4:00 Bumblebeez
1:50 - 2:30 My Disco
12:30 - 1:20 The Crayon Fields


2 Comments:

  • At February 22, 2007 , Anonymous amanda said...

    this is getting ridiculous. this isnt far from sean's hometown.
    im not very popular right now :(
    bjork better not announce a tour in vancouver or i may lose a boyfriend hehe

     
  • At February 22, 2007 , Blogger Wayne said...

    You will just have to wait for Bjork to announce an Australian tour, although finding a way to Sasquatch would be worth it I think!

     

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