2012 Heineken City Arts Festival Initial Lineup Announced

A day after they trade Ichiro Suzuki to the Yankees for almost nobody, Seattle is back in the news. With this writer’s favorite beer providing sponsorship, the initial lineup for the Heineken City Arts Festival was announced today, and it’s nothing short of awesome.

Headlining the bill are David Byrne & St. Vincent, Ghostland Observatory and Two Door Cinema Club.  The Festival madness begins at Seattle’s historic Fifth Avenue Theatre on October 17th. This festival will run through October 20th, and performances taking place in various clubs, halls, and venues throughout Seattle. Discounted all-access wristbands and individual tickets will go on sale August 2nd. You can get more info at the festival’s website by clicking here.

David Byrne & St. Vincent, Ghostland Observatory (performing at both Showbox Sodo and at the Laserdome), Two Door Cinema Club, Joshua Radin, Collie Buddz, A Fine Frenzy, Brother Ali with Blank Tape Beloved, EOTO, Lost in the Trees, Omar Rodriguez Lopez, The Maldives, Lemolo, Zion I, Neil Halstead, Howlin Rain, Ravenna Woods, D. Black, Cody Beebe & the Crooks, Gold Leaves, Homeboy Sandman with DJ Sosa, Motopony, “The Rolling Stones”, My Goodness, Gold Fields, Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band, Reignwolf, Pep Love, Tiny Vipers, Throw Me The Statue, Grynch, Horse Feathers, Fatal Lucciauno, The New Law, Fox and the Law, Fly Moon Royalty, Black Bananas, Dana Buoy of akron/family, Spac3man, Midtown Dickens, Slang!, The Grizzled Mighty, Case Studies, Land of Pines, Davidson Hart Kingsbery, Larry Hawkins (formerly SK), Hobosexual, Kevin Long, Tomten, Stephanie, novaTRON, New Kingston, Friends, The Reminders, Los Rakas, The Holdup, Vokob Kompany, Michael Manahan, Marissa, and DJ Nima Fadavi

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Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 at 5:04 pm.
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