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Festivalist '09: Pitchfork Music Fest Part 2

What: Pitchfork Music Festival When: July 17-19 Where: Union Park in Chicago, IL Headliners: Built to Spill, The National, Grizzly Bear Other Highlights: Yeasayer, Blitzen Trapper, The Walkmen, Matt and Kim, M83, Yo La Tengo, Pharoahe Monch, Vivian Girls, Plants and Animals, Women, Disappears, Japandroids, The Jesus Lizard, Tortoise, The Pains of Being Pure at […]

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Festivalist '09: Pitchfork Starting Lineup

Last week, the internet’s #1 source for all things indie, Pitchfork, announced the early list of bands scheduled for its annual Pitchfork Music Festival.  At first glance, its probably not something I’m checking Expedia deals for, but it has a few things in its favor: A) Its cheap.  You won’t find a better 3-day fest […]

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Festivalist '09: Sasquatch Festival Lineup

If you’re rolling through Washington state on Memorial Day weekend, you might want to add Sasquatch Music Festival to your itinerary.  The lineup falls somewhere between Coachella and Bonnaroo for me.  Less hippie bands and superstar headliners (Jane’s Addiction and NIN just aren’t me) and more blog friendly favorites (Passion Pit, Chromeo, Ra Ra Riot, […]