Consequence of Sound‘sFestival Outlook is an online database featuring the latest news, rumors, and ticket information for the worlds many music festivals. Sometimes, though, its hard to keep up with everything. So, this is where our weekly recap feature comes in.
This past week brings lineup news for a few of 2011’s remaining music festivals, including the New Years Eve bash Lights All Night, the Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival, and Brazil’s SWU Music & Arts Festival. What’s more, we also have the preliminary lineup for next spring’s 35 Denton music festival, as well as a few early rumors for Coachella 2012 and dates and ticketing info for next summer’s Free Press Summer Fest.
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When/Where: March 8-11th, 2012 in Denton, Texas
Initial Lineup: The Mountain Goats, Bun B, Sun Araw, Thee Oh Sees, Mikal Cronin, Julianna Barwick, and Light Asylum
Tickets: $45.00 GA passes now available via the festival’s website
Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival:
When/Where: November 11-12th in Brooklyn, New York
Lineup: Matthew Dear, Hudson Mohawke, Reggie Watts, Daedelus, Diamond Rings, Doldrums, and NGUZUNGUZU
Tickets: $45.00 2-day passes are now available via the festival’s website
Coachella Music Festival:
When/Where: April 13-15th and 20-22nd, 2012 at Empire Polo Grounds in Indio, California
Expected: Keep Shelly in Athens
Rumored: Radiohead, No Doubt, and The Head and the Heart
Free Press Summer Fest:
When/Where: June 2-3rd, 2012 at Eleanor Tinsley Park in Houston, Texas
Tickets: $45.00 GA pre-sale, $600 VIP pre-sale passes are now available via the festival’s website.
Lights All Night:
When/Where: December 30-31th at Dallas Convention Center in Dallas, Texas
What’s New: Big Gigantic, Bonobo, Caspa, Treasure Fingers, Paper Diamond, Kill the Noise, and Savoy
Who Else is Playing: TiÃ«sto, Girl Talk, Ghostland Observatory, Diplo, Benny Benassi, MSTRKRFT, Neon Indian, Pendulum, Wolfgang Gartner, and Caspa
Tickets: $89.00 single-day, $170.00 2-day, and $275 VIP passes are now available via the festival’s website
SWU Music & Arts Festival:
When/Where: November 12-14th at Arena Maeda in Sao Paulo, Brazil
Lineup: Kanye West, Faith No More, Peter Gabriel, Duran Duran, Damian ‘Jr. Gong’ Marley, Chris Cornell, Alice In Chains, Stone Temple Pilots, Megadeth, Sonic Youth, Modest Mouse, Hole, James Murphy, Primus, 311, Odd Future, Ghostland Observatory, Matt & Kim, Crystal Castles, !!!, Is Tropical,
Tickets: Tickets range from R$ 290,00 – R$ 739,50 and are now available via the festival’s website