Pygmalion 2014 Releases First Wave of Acts for 10th Anniversary
CHVRCHES 2013 by Marjana Jaidi
Urbana-Champaign, Illinois -- The Pygmalion Festival has released the initial lineup for its 2014 installment, taking place this fall from September 25-28.
The special tenth anniversary lineup will feature CHVRCHES, Panda Bear, Tycho, American Football, Real Estate, Sun Kil Moon and Deafheaven. Speedy Ortiz, Common Loon, Mutual Benefit, Ex Hex, Wooden Shjips, and Elsinore will also be there for support.
The Pygmalion Festival takes place in two different neighborhoods in Urbana-Champaign: The Krannert Center District in Urbana on the University of Illinois campus on Thursday and Friday, as well as in Downtown Champaign on the weekend. The event is both a music and literature fest, so the lineup also features an array of authors who will be reading selections from their respective works.
Check out all the confirmed artists below, and stay tuned for further announcements - there's so much more to come.
Tickets are on sale now for $85 plus fees.
Full Lineup So Far: CHVRCHES, Panda Bear, Tycho, American Football, Real Estate, Sun Kil Moon, Deafheaven, Speedy Ortiz, Common Loon, Mutual Benefit, Ex Hex, Wooden Shjips, Elsinore
Full Literature Lineup So Far: Peter Orner, Audrey Petty, Jamaal May, Jennifer Percy, Richard Siken