As if there wasn’t enough news to share today, the initial artist announcement for Seattle’s Bumbershoot Festival has been released. Headliners for this truly varied festival include Bob Dylan, The Decemberists, Mary J. Blige, Hole and Weezer. Bumbershoot takes place from September 4-6 at Seattle Center. CLICK HERE for the entire lineup. Tickets run from $22 for “economy” one-day passes to $450 for “premium” three-day ducats.
Let’s take a quick look at a few other stories of interest…
- Cover Alert: She & Him tackle Rick Nelson’s Fools Rush In
- Live Nation cut all service fees in June for tons of shows
- Dave Matthews Band unveil a newish song in Hartford
- JR Hevron profiles Hendrix tribute act Some Cat In Japan
- We’ve entered a new golden age for the music video format
- The Fillmore @ Irving Plaza goes back to just Irving Plaza
Finally, if you followed my Jam Cruise adventures last January, you’ll know that I only have amazing things to say about this incredible experience. Cabins for Jam Cruise 9 go on sale to the general public starting tomorrow at Noon [EDT]. Don’t miss your chance to join in the fun, you won’t regret it.