Tool, Echo & The
Bunnymen, My Bloody Valentine, Vampire Weekend, MGMT, Neko Case, Yeah Yeah
Yeahs and tons more.
By Blurt Staff
The second annual ALL POINTS WEST MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL
returns to Liberty State Park in Jersey City, New Jersey Friday, July 31,
Saturday, August 1 and Sunday, August 2 with Beastie Boys, Tool and Coldplay
set to headline the three-day, multi-stage music and arts festival. ALL POINTS WEST will also feature
performances from Echo & The Bunnymen, My Bloody Valentine, Vampire
Weekend, MGMT, MSTRKRFT, Gogol Bordello, The Black Keys, Fleet Foxes, Neko
Case, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Arctic Monkeys and more than 65 artists appearing
throughout the 80-acre historic location that has panoramic views of the Statue
of Liberty, Ellis Island and the Manhattan
skyline. See the full lineup, as
announced thus far, below.
Tickets go on sale this Friday, April 3 at 12 noon via
Ticketbastard. Single day tix are $89
and three day passes are $199 for a limited time, and there’s also a layaway
option available through May 29. Go to www.apwfestival.com for details.
A portion of the event’s proceeds will benefit “Friends of
Liberty State Park.” The Friends of
Liberty State Park is an open space advocacy volunteer organization dedicated
to the park’s future as a free, green and non-commercial, urban waterfront
Friday, July 31: Beastie Boys, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Vampire Weekend, The National, Fleet Foxes,
MSTRKRFT, Q-Tip, The Pharcyde, Organized Konfusion, The Knux, Ra Ra Riot,
Seasick Steve, Telepathe, Shearwater, Heartless Bastards, Flying Lotus, College
Humor Live, Arj Barker, Eugene Mirman and Bo Burnham.
Saturday, August 1: Tool, My Bloody Valentine, Gogol Bordello, Arctic Monkeys, Neko Case, The Ting
Tings, Yelle, Crystal Castles, St. Vincent, Tokyo Police Club, The Cool Kids,
Kool Keith, Cage the Elephant, Chairlift, White Rabbits, Electric Touch, The
Postelles, Black Gold, College Humor Live, Tim & Eric, Judah Friedlander
and Jim Jeffries.
Sunday, August 2: Coldplay, Echo & The Bunnymen, MGMT, The Black Keys, Elbow, Silversun
Pickups, Mogwai, We Are Scientists, Ghostland Observatory, The Gaslight Anthem,
Etienne De Crecy, Lykke Li, Akron/Family, Steel Train, Kitty, Daisy &
Lewis, College Humor Live, Janeane Garofalo, Michael Showalter and Todd Barry.