Fun Fun Fun Fest's lineup has just been announced, and it is Fucking Fantastic. You can see some of the big names above (and the full list below) but we'll run through some highlights anyway: Big names like Slayer and M.I.A., unassailable legends like Daniel Johnston and Flag, fascinating oddities like Death Grips and Melt-Banana. Note also the NPR approved locals True Widow. In short, go to Austin the second week of November this year and you will find an edifying music experience. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. tomorrow. "Pound for pound, this is probably our most powerful line up in our 8-year history," said James Moody, co-owner of FFF in a press release.
This is most of the lineup -- yet to be announced are the comedy acts and a few musical stragglers. The "expanded comedy and action sports experience" details will be announced at this year's FFF Aqua Olympics on August 3.
Fun Fun Fun Fest 2013 LineupORANGE STAGE
MGMT, M.I.A., Cut Copy, The Walkmen, Television, Deerhunter, Dismemberment Plan, Washed Out, Johnny Marr, Kurt Vile and the Violators, Sparks, Polyphonic Spree, Blake Schwarzenbach (of Jawbreaker/Jets to Brazil/Forgetters), Geographer, King Khan and the Shrines, Bill Callahan, Chelsea Light Moving (featuring Thurston Moore), The Julie Ruin (featuring Kathleen Hanna of Bikini Kill/Le Tigre), Daniel Johnston, Mac DeMarco, Merchandise, Cayucas, Quasi, Beach Fossils, Bleached, Lemuria, Active Child, Ola Podrida, Frank Smith, Wild ChildBLUE STAGE
Snoop Dogg, Jurassic 5, Simian Mobile Disco (DJ set), Bonobo, Ice-T, Big K.R.I.T., Big Freedia, Lupe Fiasco, Chromatics, Glass Candy, RJD2, Tycho, Action Bronson, Shlohmo, XXYYXX, Little Boots, Delorean, Star Slinger, Poolside, Small Black, Ratking, Underachievers, Dessa, Big Black Delta, Mykki Blanco, Phranchyze, Roger Sellers, LNS CrewBLACK STAGE
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Slayer, FLAG (Keith Morris, Chuck Dukowski, Dez Cadena, Bill Stevenson and Stephen Egerton), Descendents, Quicksand, Death Grips, Judge, The Locust, Subhumans (performing "Cradle to the Grave"), Gojira, The Impossibles, Body Count, August Burns Red, Thee Oh Sees, Cloud Nothings, Cro-Mags, Ceremony, Melt Banana, Pelican, The Men, Title Fight, White Lung, Code Orange Kids, Narrows, Unlocking the Truth, Retox, Spray Paint, True Widow, Venomous Maximus
YELLOW STAGE TBA at Aqua Olympics on 8/3
SKATE/RIDE TBA at Aqua Olympics on 8/3