The Word To Headline Hangout Fest Kickoff Party

Supergroup The Word will headline the Thursday Kickoff Party for this year’s Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores. Hangout organizers have revealed the rest of the lineup for the Kickoff Party today.

Mayer Hawthorne, Talib Kweli, Keys N Krates, Grandtheft, Break Science, ASTR, Black Tiger Sex Machine and CRUISR will each join The Word in performing at the Thursday Kickoff Party on May 14. Tickets are $40 and go on sale this Friday, March 13 at 10 a.m. CT via Eventbrite. The Thursday Kickoff Party is included with VIP and Super VIP tickets.

Foo Fighters, Zac Brown Band, My Morning Jacket and Umphrey’s McGee are just a few of the acts set to perform at Hangout May 15 -17. Check out the Hangout Page in our newly redesigned Festival Guide.