2012 Pitchfork Music Festival Lineup Announced — Get Your Tickets Here!

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Vampire Weekend (photo by: Getty Images)

Vampire Weekend (photo by: Getty Images)

[photogallerylink id=88414 align=left]Last year at Pitchfork we experienced the sweet harmonies of Fleet Foxes and (among other great sets) killer performances from tUnE-yArDs and Thurston Moore.

The Pitchfork Music Festival returns to Chicago’s Union Park Friday, July 13 – Sunday, July 15 to celebrate an outstanding range of music from around the globe.

pfork 385 2012 Pitchfork Music Festival Lineup Announced    Get Your Tickets Here!

[pullquote quote=”Why raise ticket prices if you don’t need to, right?”]A tremendously focused and thoughtfully curated event, the Pitchfork Music Festival has historically introduced emerging bands while also honoring a great number of already beloved and internationally renowned acts.

Seven years in, this independently run three-day event has consistently proven to be one of the most welcoming, comfortable, reasonably priced and singular weekends of music around.

2012 PITCHFORK MUSIC FESTIVAL LINEUP SO FAR:
– Vampire Weekend
– Feist
– Godspeed You! Black Emperor
– Hot Chip
– AraabMUZIK
– A$AP Rocky
– The Field
– Schoolboy Q
– Kendrick Lamar
– Grimes
– Cloud Nothings
– Tim Hecker
– Willis Earl Beal

This is only the beginning — 30 more acts are still to be announced! Once the full lineup is available, we’ll have it for you right here.


[photogallerylink id=89361 align=left]Why raise ticket prices if you don’t need to, right? Tickets go on sale Friday, March 9 at 12Noon CST, with single-day tickets for $45 and a limited number of three-day passes for $110.

You can get ‘em here.


Pitchfork Music Festival

Vampire Weekend’s ‘Holiday’ Pops Up On VH1

First Listen: Ryan Adams Covers Vampire Weekend’s Debut Album

Free MP3 Download: Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig Covers Paul Simon’s “Papa Hobo”

Video: The Black Keys and Vampire Weekend Face Off On Colbert Report

Free MP3 Download: Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij, “Wood”
Find Out What We Just Played

Access XRT DJ Playlists

Win Exclusive VIP Experiences

Download FREE MP3s

Listen To Full Albums

Access Additional MP3’s on MP3.com

Connect with XRT on Facebook

Additional festival info can be found at pitchforkmusicfestival.com

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