The inaugural Blacklisted Music & Arts Festival will be held at Los Angeles State Historic Park in Los Angeles on July 29. Organizers of the new event have recently laid out the initial lineup for Blacklisted ’17.
Blacklisted aims to shed a light on injustice. “Our eyes are on China but our mission is universal. We’re dedicated to shedding a light on injustice, and we’d rather be blacklisted than remain silent,” reads a note on the festival’s website. moe., Citizen Cope, Beats Antique and Talib Kweli will headline the new event. The Main Squeeze, Jungle Fire, Ethio Cali, Courtney Dowe and Trapdoor Social are also among the acts on the initial lineup. Check out the full initial lineup below. More acts are expected to be announced soon.
A variety of ticketing packages are on sale now via the festival’s website.
Blacklisted Music & Arts Festival Initial 2017 Lineup
- Citizen Cope
- Beats Antique
- Talib Kweli
- The Main Squeeze
- Jungle Fire
- Ethio Cali
- Courtney Dowe
- Trapdoor Social
- Seis Cuerdas
- TV Broken 3rd Eye Open
- Nemanja Rebic
Watch video, view photos and read a review of the Marco Benevento and Moon Hooch show last Friday night in Philadelphia.
Widespread Panic offered several bust outs Sunday night, including a special cover played in honor of late guitarist Michael Houser.
Dave Grohl will take Foo Fighters on the road for spring and summer dates next year.
Watch Bob Dylan pay tribute to his friend and Traveling Wilburys’ band mate Tom Petty by ending Saturday’s show with a debut cover of “Learning To Fly.”
Friday’s Primus tour opener featured a set of career-spanning material followed by a full performance of ‘The Desaturating Seven.’
Chad Berndtson talked to guitarist Jimmy Herring about his new project The Invisible Whip, the state of Widespread Panic, Col. Bruce Hampton and more.