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Pitchfork Festival Announces Expanded 2011 Lineup

March 25, 2011

PITCHFORK MUSIC FESTIVAL ADDS GUIDED BY VOICES, NEKO CASE, NO AGE, THE FRESH & ONLYS, KURT VILE, RADIO DEPT., AND MORE TO 2011 LINEUP!
 
2011 PITCHFORK MUSIC FESTIVAL IS JULY 15-17 AT CHICAGO’S UNION PARK


As previously announced, the 2011 Pitchfork Music Festival will be taking place on Friday, July 15th through Sunday, July 17th at Chicago's Union Park! Tickets went on sale on March 4th, and, as predicted, three-day passes sold out in a record time of 24 hours! That said, eager prospective festival goers should fear not, as single-day passes are still available for the totally reasonable price of $45. Tickets can be purchased here: http://www.pitchforkmusicfestival.com.
 
And now, without further ado, the newest additions to the 2011 Pitchfork Festival lineup! Friday will see the addition of Guided By Voices and Neko Case; Saturday’s lineup will feature No Age, Gang Gang Dance, G-Side, and Chrissy Murderbot; Sunday’s stellar lineup now includes The Fresh & Onlys, Radio Dept., HEALTH, Shabazz Palaces, Baths, How To Dress Well, Kurt Vile, and Twin Sister. Stay tuned for more bands still to be announced in the coming weeks!
 
An independently run, consistently sold-out event, the Pitchfork Music Festival attracts 50,000 fans of all ages from 45 states and 26 countries. In addition to presenting an outstanding musical line-up at a reasonable price, the festival also offers a vast array of other activities for attendees to enjoy. With 50 individual vendors, as well as specialty fairs, the fest not only supports local businesses and the local economy, but also promotes the Chicago arts community as a whole.
 
THE 2011 PITCHFORK MUSIC FESTIVAL SO FAR
 
FRIDAY

Animal Collective
Neko Case*
Guided By Voices*
James Blake
Das Racist
Curren$y
 
SATURDAY
Fleet Foxes
The Dismemberment Plan
Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti
No Age*
Gang Gang Dance*
G-Side*
Woods
Sun Airway
Kylesa
Chrissy Murderbot*
 
SUNDAY
TV on the Radio
Cut Copy
Deerhunter
Destroyer
OFWGKTA
HEALTH*
Kurt Vile*
Yuck
The Fresh & Onlys*
Radio Dept.*
Baths*
Shabazz Palaces*
Twin Sister*
How To Dress Well*
 
* New addition
 

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