The War on Drugs and Beirut Welcomed Back to Northside Festival
Brooklyn, New York -- Northside has welcomed The War on Drugs and Beirut back to the Brooklyn Festival to break in the new venue 50 Kent.
50 Kent, formerly Williamsburg Park, is a 6,000-capacity outdoor space located at the corner of Kent Avenue and North 12th Street.
The War on Drugs will play Friday, June 13 and tickets are available now for $20 advanced. Beirut will play the following evening, June 14 for $35 advanced. Instead of buying individual tickets, you can purchase a Music or Premium Badge to Northside for entry on a first-come, first-served basis. Both badges are on sale now and will run you $65 and $275, respectively.
Additional bands announced so far include Sharon Van Etten, Albert Hammond, Jr., CHVRCHES, Beach Fossils, Drowners, and Wild Nothing. Scroll down for the full lineup so far and peep our coverage from last year's event.
Full Lineup so Far: Albert Hammond, Jr., Ava Luna, Axxa/Abraxas, The Barr Brothers, Beach Fossils, Beirut, Benjamin Booker, Bluffing, Big Ups, Boytoy, Bound & Buried, Butter the Children, CHVRCHES, Container, Courtney Barnett, Courtship Ritual, Craft Spells, Croatian Amor, Dan Croll, Dead Milkmen, Dear Georgiana, Diane Coffee, Donovan Blanc, Drowners, Eagulls, Eastern Midwestern, Eleanor Friedberger, The Flag, Flagland, Fuck Buttons, Gameday Regulars, Glass Ghost, Great Ceasar, Gringo Star, Grooms, Gypsy George, I Am Oak, J.A.C.K., JP & The Gilberts, Juniper Rising, Laura & Greg, Laurel, Leverage Models, Little Racer, Loose Buttons, Lost Boy?, Low Fat Getting High, Luke Temple, Lust For Youth, Mannequin Pussy, Mas Ysa, MTT, Nature Cruise, Old Monk, Owel, Omar Souleyman, The Party Faithful, Pep, Perfect Pussy, Pharmakon, The Planes, Psychic Twin, Retail Space, Riot Fox, Shamir, Sharon Van Etten, Shilpa Ray, Slothrust, Soft Lit, Spirit Plate, Starlight Girls, Such Hounds, Sunset Hearts, Talib Kweli, The Teen Age, Teen Girl Scientist Monthly, Titus Andronicus, Traumahelikopter, Twintapes, Uniform, Vampirates, Vulture Shit, The War on Drugs, Washer, Weekender, Weird Womb, Weyes Blood, Whale Belly, White Mystery, Whiskey Bitches, Wolves, Yvette, Zula
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