MFNW 2013 Lineup Announced!

Seattle has no shortage of summertime music festivals and events, so why does KEXP travels= down to Portland, OR, to broadcast during MusicfestNW each year? One reason is the comfortable, neighborhood-like atmosphere of the festival itself. The other is the stellar lineup that just keeps getting better and better. Today, MFNW announced its 2013 lineup, and it’s one you won’t want to miss. Among the many must-see bands: Animal Collective, Deerhunter, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Bob Mould, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, !!!, Charles Bradley, Chvrches, The Head & the Heart, Superchunk, The Joy Formidable, Ty Segall and many, many others.

Check out the lineup here, and on Friday, May 31st, pick up your wristbands here.

Here’s a handful of bands we’ll be checking out this year:

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Animal Collective
Austra
Beat Connection
Bleached
Bleeding Rainbow
Bob Mould
Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy
Broncho
Charles Bradley
Chromatics
Chvrches
Cody ChesnuTT
Dan Deacon
Deep Sea Diver
Deerhunter
FIDLAR
Flume
Frank Fairfield
Glass Candy
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
John Vanderslice
Justin Townes Earle
La Luz
Love as Laughter
Mariachi El Bronx
Mt. Eerie
Neko Case
Odesza
P.O.S.
Pickwick
Prefuse 73
Ra Ra Riot
Shuggie Otis
Superchunk
Surfer Blood
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down
The Baseball Project
The Dodos
The Head and The Heart
The Helio Sequence
The Joy Formidable
The Men
The Moondoggies
The Thermals
Titus Andronicus
Tobacco
Ty Segall
Typhoon
Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Washed Out
Youth Lagoon

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3 Comments

  1. Meggie Hauth
    Posted August 22, 2013 at 1:08 pm | Permalink

    Portlandiaaa! Here I come bb!

  2. Wade
    Posted August 22, 2013 at 2:32 pm | Permalink

    Pick meeee!

  3. Glenn Page
    Posted August 22, 2013 at 5:52 pm | Permalink

    I need a wristband like a crackhead needs a hit. Dan Deacon opening for Animal Collective will be incredible. Pick me!!!

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