SOMERSET, Wis., June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Jane's Addiction, Florence + the Machine and Weezer will headline the SoundTown Music and Camping Festival July 27-28, 2012, with a kickoff party Thursday, July 26, at Somerset Amphitheater in Somerset, Wis. Jam Productions has partnered with Somerset Amphitheater to create a lineup of big name acts mixed with strong local talent.
"We are thrilled to announce a lineup that will be sure to draw music and camping fans from across the country," Somerset Amphitheater General Manager Matt Mithun said. "Having a co-promoter like Jam helped us create a true destination festival where we could showcase local talent alongside big names in music."
Other performers in the lineup include:
- Girl Talk
- Andrew Bird
- Mayer Hawthorne
- Grace Potter and the Nocturnals
- Dr. Dog
- Best Coast
- Heartless Bastards
- Carolina Chocolate Drops
- Mariachi El Bronx
- Hayes Carll
- Pert' Near Sandstone
"We tried to create a lineup for SoundTown that was a mix of hip alternative/indie rock music, and we couldn't be happier with how everything came together," said Jerry Mickelson, Executive VP of JAM Productions Ltd.
Tickets range from $50 (single-day pass) to $199 (VIP Festival Pass) and are available at www.soundtownfest.com, as well as First Avenue's Depot Tavern and all First Avenue ticket outlets. There are general admission and VIP packages available, with VIP tickets including lunch, dinner, beer and beverages. On-site camping and late-night parties are also available for an additional fee.
For the full lineup, schedule and additional details, visit www.soundtownfest.com.
About Somerset Amphitheater
Located 30 miles from the Twin Cities in the Village of Somerset, Wis., Somerset Amphitheater, with a concert capacity of 40,000, camping for 15,000, and tubing available on the Apple River, is the premier spot in the Midwest to see outdoor concerts. For more information, visit www.somersetamphitheater.com.
SOURCE Somerset Amphitheater