According to the Seattle Times, Jane’s Addiction will be headlining the first night of the Bumbershot festival at Seattle Center on September 1, 2012.
Tony Bennett, Jane’s Addiction on tap for Bumbershoot
One Reel has announced the music headliners and much of the lineup for this year’s Bumbershoot festival. Headliners include Tony Bennett, Jane’s Addiction and Skrillex.
By Paul de Barros
Seattle Times music critic
One Reel announced Tuesday the music headliners and much of the lineup for this year’s Bumbershoot festival. Headliners include crooner Tony Bennett, rock band Jane’s Addiction, electronic-dance music DJ Skrillex, rappers Mac Miller and Big Sean, atmospheric rockers M83 and electronic rockers AWOLNATION. More headliners will be announced later.
Bumbershoot takes place Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 1-3, at Seattle Center. Tickets are available now for $110 for all three days and $40 for a single, day-specific ticket. Prices will increase throughout the summer with a final day-of-show price of $135 for three days and $55 for a single day. “Any day” tickets — good for any of the three days — are also available now for $55. Platinum and gold passes, which include other extras, are also available. For details on those tickets and packages and to purchase tickets now, go to www.bumbershoot.org/tickets.
Here is the music lineup so far:
Sept. 1: Jane’s Addiction, AWOLNATION, M. Ward, The Jayhawks, The Helio Sequence, City and Colour, The Heavy, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, King Khan & The Shrines, Heartless Bastards. Oberhofer, TheeSatisfaction, Damien Jurado, JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound, Sera Cahoone, The Soul Rebels, Don’t Talk to the Cops!, Skerik’s Bandalabra, Alela Diane, The Barr Brothers, TacocaT, Unnatural Helpers, Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra, Polecat and Nude.
Sept. 2: Tony Bennett, Mac Miller, Big Sean, Keane, Blitzen Trapper, The Promise Ring, Yelawolf, Mudhoney, Wanda Jackson & The Dusty 45′s, The Greenhornes with Eric Burdon, Ian Hunter and the Rant Band, Civil Twilight, Fruit Bats, The Jezabels, Why?, Barcelona, Lee Fields & The Expressions, Harmonica House Party with Lee Oskar & Magic Dick, Katie Herzig, Niki and the Dove, AM & Shawn Lee, thenewno2, Gold Leaves, Karen Lovely, Deep Sea Diver, Theoretics, Eldridge Gravy & The Court Supreme, Ty Curtis Band, The Young Evils, Knowmads, Katie Kate and Eighteen Individual Eyes.
Sept. 3: Skrillex, M83, Passion Pit, Low, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, The Vaselines, Fujiya & Miyagi, Fishbone, Lights, Rebirth Brass Band, LP, Ty Segall, Hey Marseilles, The Wombats, Ana Tijoux, Foxy Shazam, Bombino, Omar Souleyman, Tyrone Wells and El Vez.