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Bruce Springsteen, Jason Aldean and the Killers Will Headline Free Dallas Shows During March Madness

Organizers of the March Madness Music Festival have announced headliners for the Dallas block party, and you've probably heard of a few of them: The free Dallas shows, which will take over the former site of Reunion Arena during the first weekend in April, will include performances by the Killers, fun., Tim McGraw and Jason Aldean, and will be capped off by Bruce Springsteen and his E Street Band on Sunday night.

The events won't be ticketed and will be first-come, first-serve -- so, you know, chaos. The three-day festival starts at 4 p.m. Friday and continues all day Saturday, when the NCAA Tournament semifinal games will be broadcast live. They'll close out Sunday night. The title game is that Monday.

There's a rough schedule below. Get more details at the March Madness Music Festival web site.

Friday, April 4 - AT&T Block Party · Country star Jason Aldean headlining

· Performances from 4pm to 10:30pm

· Additional Performances and Highlights to Be Announced Soon

Saturday, April 5 - Coke Zero™ Countdown Concert · Fan favorite Tim McGraw headlining the afternoon lineup

· Live broadcast of the first semi-final game

· Rock band The Killers headlining that evening, immediately following the live broadcast

· Performances from 12pm to 9pm

· Additional Performances and Highlights to Be Announced Soon

Sunday, April 6 - Capital One JamFest · fun. performing

· Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will close the three-day festival

· Performances from 2pm to 10:30pm

· Additional Performances and Highlights to Be Announced Soon

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