Musicfest NW 2008 lineup announced

July 2, 2008  |  3:22pm
Haven't recovered from Bonnaroo yet? Coachella neither? That's too bad, as it's time to start mentally preparing for Musicfest NW, Portland, Ore.'s enormous...well, music fest.

Have a look at the line-up and you'll see what we mean:
A Weather
Akimbo
An Intimate Evening With Mirah
Andy Combs and the Moth
Another Cynthia
Barry Hampton & The Triple Grip
Black Elk
Blitzen Trapper
BOAT
Bobby Bare Jr.
Bodies of Water
Boy Eats Drum Machine
Cafeteria Dance Fever
Calvin Johnson
Caves
Centro-Matic
Colour Revolt
Cool Nutz & DJ Fatboy
Copacrescent
Copy
Crooked Fingers
Dan Deacon
Danava
Death Vessel
Deerhunter
Del The Funky Homosapien
Diesto
Dirty Mittens
DJ Santo
Dolorean
Dykeritz
Dyme Def
Eat Skull
Fernando
Finn Riggins
Fireballs of Freedom
Flaspar
Forro in the Dark
Fuck Buttons
Fucked Up
Gratitillium
Gray Matters
Hey Lover
Ian Moore
Iommi Stubbs
Jared Mees & the Grown Children
Jedi Mind Tricks
John Vanderslice
Kaia
Kelly Blair Bauman
Lackthereof
Laura Gibson
Living Proof
Loch Lomond
Logan Lynn
M Ward
Matt and Kim
Matt Sheehy
Menomena
Micah Blue Smaldone
Mimicking Birds
Mogwai
Monica Nelson
Monotonix
Monstrous
Nada Surf
Nebula
Old 97's
Old Time Relijun
Oxford Collapse
Past Lives
Pierced Arrows
Pleasae Step Out Of The Vehicle
Poison Idea
Polvo
Port O'Brien
Portugal The Man
Pseudosix
Pwrfl Power
Rabbits
Rapids
Red Fang
Richmond Fontaine
Rupa and the April Fishes
Sandpeople
Seaweed
Sharpening Markers
Silver Summit
Sleepercar
Southern Belle
Starfucker
Steel Pole Bath Tub
Stiffwiff
Strangers Die Every Day
Super XX Man
Supernova
The 1900s
The Blakes
The Bugs
The Builders and the Butchers
The Cool Kids
The Devin Phillips Band
The Fucking Eagles
The Helio Sequence
The Joggers
The Murder City Devils
The Muslims
The Night Marchers
The Old Believers
The Retrofits
The Shaky Hands
The Thrones
The Upsidedown
The Valiant Arms
The Whigs
The Whips and the Whales
These Arms Are Snakes
Throw Me From The Statue
Totimoshi
Tractor Operator
Trans Am
Trio Subtonic
Triumph of Lethargy Skinned Alive to Death
Truckasauras
TV on the Radio
Typhoon
U.S.E.
Vampire Weekend
Velella Velella
We're from Japan
Weinland
Witchcraft
World's Greatest Ghosts
Wow & Flutter
Xavier Rudd


Yikes. It all goes down Sept. 3-6, so if you don't live in the Pacific Northwest, it's time to start arranging travel. Tell 'em Paste sent ya.

Related links:
News: Music Fest NW (2007) line-up announced
News: Peter Gabriel to cover Vampire Weekend
Media: Blitzen Trapper - "Wild Mountain Nation"

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