Austin, Texas -- Austin Psych Fest will take on Levitation as its new name and identity for its 8th anniversary this May 8-10, 2015 in Carson Creek Ranch. This rebranding comes with an initial lineup announcement topped by The Flaming Lips, Tame Impala, and The Jesus in Mary Chain who will celebrate the 30th anniversary of their debut studio album Psychocandy at the festival.
Joining these names are Spiritualized, Primal Scream, The Black Angels, Thee Oh Sees, Mac DeMarco, Melody's Echo Chamber, A Place to Bury Strangers, Metz, and many more. Scroll down to see the lineup so far and to watch the lineup announcement video. Make sure to check back with us as more names become announced as the festival approaches.
The festival's new name, Levitation, now mimics its French offshoot festival
of the same name and comes with new partners, Transmission Events, the force behind fellow-Austin festival Fun Fun Fun Fest
Weekend passes are on sale now
for $165 and camping passes can be added on for $75 or $100 for Deluxe. Single day passes will become available February 2015, but keep in mind camping is only an option for weekend pass holders.
Full Lineup So Far: THE FLAMING LIPS, TAME IMPALA, THE JESUS AND MARY CHAIN (performing Psychocandy), SPIRITUALIZED, PRIMAL SCREAM, THE BLACK ANGELS, THEE OH SEES, MAC DEMARCO, MELODY'S ECHO CHAMBER, LIGHTNING BOLT, THE SWORD, EARTH, A PLACE TO BURY STRANGERS, FUZZ, THE SOFT MOON, METZ, WHITE FENCE, NIGHT BEATS, FAT WHITE FAMILY, THE BLACK RYDER, INDIAN JEWELRY, NOTHING, THE MYRRORS, MYSTIC BRAVES, ROSE WINDOWS, SPINDRIFT, HOLY WAVE, VAADAT CHARIGIM, THE BLANK TAPES, ZZZs, ETERNAL TAPESTRY, WHITE MANNA, CHUI WAN, KRAKATAU, L.A. WITCH, HEATHERS