Hangout Fest Adds Dawes, Matt and Kim, and More to 2014 Lineup

posted by Ilana Dadras on February 25, 2014

Photo: Matt & Kim at Catalpa NYC 2012 by Laura Baker-Finch

Gulf Shores, Alabama -- The team at Hangout Music Fest 2014 has just added eleven new acts to its previously announced lineup, topping off an impressive 70+ artists set to play the beachfront festival this summer.

Dawes, Matt and Kim, and Gary Clark Jr. will join the list of bigger-name folk-rock, indie, and blues acts, in addition to Tommy Trash, Ozomatli, Caked Up, Empires, The Black Cadillacs, The Electric Sons, The TonTons, and the Alabama-natives St. Paul and the Broken Bones.

The newly announced acts will join The Black Keys, The Killers, OutKast, Jack Johnson, Queens of the Stone Age, and The Avett Brothers for the 5th annual Hangout Music Fest, happening this year from May 16-18.  

Three-day General Admission passes are on sale now for an affordable $229, or if you're "feeling like wealth," the VIP options look very tempting. Regular VIP passes are $999 and include access to the Thursday-night Kickoff Party, special viewing areas, main-stage VIP swimming pools, and complimentary booze and snacks. Super VIP passes are $1,599 and include all VIP amenities in addition to an elevated viewing area with hot tubs at the main stage, meals prepared by celebrity chefs, an air-conditioned dining room, and golf cart transportation. Um, sign us up.

Whichever way you go, be sure to check out the festival's Thursday night Kickoff Party, with performances by Girl Talk, Danny Brown, and Bombay Bicycle Club, among others.  Tickets are available for an extra $40.  

Check out the full lineup and the Kickoff Party lineup below.

Full Lineup:  The Black Keys, The Killers, Outkast, Jack Johnson, Queens of the Stone Age, Pretty Lights, The Avett Brothers, Modest Mouse, The Flaming Lips, STS9, Wiz Khalifa, Zedd, Childish Gambino, Amos Lee, Conor Oberst, Tegan and Sara, Portugal The Man, Fitz and the Tantrums, Capital Cities, Dawes, Matt and Kim, Gary Clark Jr., Ozomatli, Tommy Trash, St. Paul and the Broken Bones, The Tontons, Caked Up, Empires, The Black Cadillacs, The Electric Sons, Needtobreathe, Boys Noize, Bloody Beetroots, Ingrid Michaelson, Blackberry Smoke, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Bastille, Chance The Rapper, Soja, Allen Stone, The 1975, ALO, Claude VonStroke, Los Lobos, Andrew W.K., Black Lips, Moon Taxi, Little Green Cars, Tom Odell, Balkan Beat Box, Valerie June, Brodinski, Wild Belle, RAC, Daedelus, Robert DeLong, heRobust, RDGLDGRN, Shakey Graves, Bronze Radio Return, Wild Cub, Le1f, Reignwolf, Gemini Club, The Wans, Diarrhea Planet, Bad Suns, Desert Noises, John and Jacob, Ethan Tucker, Mystery Skulls, The Lonely Biscuits, Los Colognes, Bagheera, Dugas

Full Kickoff Party Lineup so Far: Girl Talk, Iron and Wine, Wolfmother, Danny Brown, Dumpstaphunk, Bonobo DJ-set, Bombay Bicycle Club, Jamestown Revival