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Day For Night reveals 2017 lineup: Thom Yorke, Nine Inch Nails, St Vincent to play Houston festival

on September 20, 2017, 11:00am

Photos by Heather Kaplan (Yorke), Philip Cosores (NIN), Killian Young (St. Vincent)

Day For Night, the annual music and arts festival taking place in Houston, Texas, returns for its third iteration from December 15th-17th.

The music portion of this year’s lineup is stacked with names like Thom Yorke, Nine Inch Nails, St. Vincent, Justice, James Blake, Tyler the Creator, Sky Ferriera, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, The Jesus Lizard, Gas, Laurie Anderson, Pussy Riot, Jamie xx, Phantogram, Perfume Genius, Of Montreal (performing Hissing Fauna, You Are the Destroyer?), Mount Kimbie, Shabazz Palaces, Cardi B, Princess Nokia, Jessy Lanza, Shlohmo, Tim Hecker, Andy Stott, Boots, and Jenny Hval, among others. Update: Yorke will be playing a live mix with Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich and visual artist Tarik Barri.

Plus, Solange’s Saint Heron will present a special performance called “Soul Cleansing” and following will be performances by Earl Sweatshirt and Kaytranda.

In addition to 18 art installations and performances by internationally renowned visual artists such as Ryoji Ikeda and Matthew Schreiber, Day For Night will also feature conversations with the likes of Chelsea Manning, Laurie Anderson, and Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolokonnikova.

General admission and VIP passes are now on sale through the festival’s website. In solidarity with its hometown of Houston and the surrounding areas affected by Hurricane Harvey, Day for Night has committed a portion of its proceeds to the Greater Houston Community Foundation.

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