Flaming Lips and
Guided By Voices are topping the bill – the toppermost of the poppermost,
By Blurt Staff
September’s a considerable time away, but that doesn’t mean
you can’t start making plans to head over to Raleigh, NC for the weekend of
Sept. 8 -10: that’s when the latest installment in the indier-than-indie music
bash, the Hopscotch Festival, will be taking place.
Among the performers: headliners Flaming Lips, Guided By
Voices, Superchunk and Drive-By Truckers, along
with Japandroids, the Dodos, J Mascis, Black Lips, Toro Y
Moi, Twin Shadow, Julianna Barwick, Cold Cave, Oneohtrix Point Never, Ford & Lopatin,
Swans, Yelawolf, Earth, Xiu
Xiu, the Love Language, Braids, Mount Eerie,
Liturgy, the Body, Rhys Chatham G3, the Foreign
Exchange, Krallice, Beach Fossils, Jeff the
Brotherhood, John Vanderslice, Weekend, Lower Dens,
Andrew Cedermark, Reading Rainbow, Disappears,
Beans, Sir Richard Bishop, Future Islands, Wooden Wand, Mouthus,
Prurient and Tyvek.
Go to the official website for more details… ticket on-sale
info has not been announced yet.