2014 Pitchfork Music Festival Lineup Revealed!

March 31, 2014

This is no farmer’s block party, just a non-stop 72-hour concert of awesome music. The 2014 Pitchfork Music Festival will be held at its usual home in Chicago on July 18th through the 20th. On the 3-day rockin’ event, 44 performers are set to take the stage at Union Park. Friday’s lineup is Beck, Giorgio Moroder, Sun Kil Moon, Factory Floor, Death Grips, The Haxan Cloak, and Sharon Van Etten. Saturday will host Neutral Milk Hotel, tUnE-yArDs, Mas Ysa, Pusha T, The Range, DIIV, Ka, Circulatory System, The Julie Ruin and Wild Beasts. Finally, closing out on Sunday is Kendrick Lamar, Grimes and Slowdive.

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For 8 years, the Pitchfork Music Festival accommodates 50,000 attendees from all ages, originating from 45 states and 26 countries. Not only does the exciting weekend highlight up-and-coming artists in alternative, rap & hip-hop, electronic and dance music, but they also support about 50 local Chicago businesses. (So basically it’s a win-win situation for everybody.)

Concert-goers have blown up social media about this year’s lineup. User @ecmoore exclaimed “I’ve never been this emotionally invested in a lineup before #pitchforkfest”,  while @dgray_16 gushed, “just bought my pitchfork ticket to see @kendricklamar @ScHoolBoyQ @earlxsweat #PitchforkFest #happy :)” . @Jeremyblake102 also confessed, “going to my first music festival ever!!! #pitchforkfest #chicago” .

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The price for a 3-day pass is $130 and $60 for each day. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at Ticketfly.com. For more information, visit pitchforkmusicfestival.com or their official twitter page @pitchforkfest.

Are you planning on going to this year’s Pitchfork Festival? If so, tweet us about your excitement @weknowthedj and use the festival’s hashtag, #pitchforkfest.

-Lauren Fabiszak (@kidrauhlsjonas)

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