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PITCHFORK MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2017 LINEUP

The 2017 Pitchfork Music Festival will take place at Union Park in Chicago on July 14 – 16. The media outlet hosting its 12th annual festival has revealed the full lineup for this year’s event.

The 2017 installment of the Pitchfork Music Festival opens on Friday with performances by LCD Soundsystem, Dirty Projectors, Danny Brown, Thurston Moore, Vince Staples, Arca, Kamaiyah, Hiss Golden Messenger, Frankie Cosmos, William Tyler, D∆WN, Priests and Madame Ghandi.

Saturday’s second day of the event will feature A Tribe Called Quest, PJ Harvey, Angel Olsen, The Feelies, George Clinton, Mitski, Madlib, Arab Strap, S U R V I V E, Francis and the Lights, Weyes Blood, Jeff Rosenstock, Cherry Glazerr and Vagabon.

On Sunday, the festival will end will sets from Solange, Nicolas Jaar, The Avalanches, Ride, American Football, Isaiah Rashad, Hamilton Leithauser, Pinegrove, Jamila Woods, Colin Stetson, Derrick Carter, Joey Purp, NE-HI and Kilo Kish.

Tickets are currently available via the festival’s website.

2017 RED BULL MUSIC ACADEMY FESTIVAL LINEUP

The ingeniously curated Red Bull Music Academy Festival announced its 2017 New York lineup on Wednesday (March 22), and it boasts a tantalizing array of music, art, film and dance.

Beloved figures like Solange, Gucci Mane, New Jack Swing mastermind Teddy Riley and iconoclastic filmmaker Werner Herzog are all part of this year’s roster, as well as disco pioneer Patrick Adams, Brazilian samba queen Elza Soares and Detroit house legend Moodyman, who will perform a set in tribute to Prince. Check out the full lineup below and get more details here.