Governor’s Ball, CounterPoint, Hangout festivals announce summer lineups
It's shaping up to be another impressive festival season! In addition to previous lineup announcements from Coachella (Indio, Calif.), Firefly Music Festival (Dover, Del.), and, of course, the quintessential traveling summer fest, the Vans Warped Tour, three more major music festivals have unveiled their lineups: The Governor's Ball in New York, Hangout Music Fest in Gulf Shores, Ala., and CounterPoint Festival in Kingston Downs, Ga.
Governor's Ball, which takes place at Randall's Island in New York City from June 6-8, will go on sale this afternoon at 3 p.m. EST on the fest's site, with passes starting at $230. This year's impressive lineup includes Vampire Weekend, The Strokes, OutKast, Jack White, Frank Turner, Childish Gambino, The 1975, Phoenix, Sleigh Bells, Interpol, Damon Albarn, Grimes, Chance The Rapper, Run The Jewels, Skaters, Diarrhea Planet, and many more!
Hangout Fest, hosted May 16-18 on the beaches of Gulf Shores, Ala., will go on sale tomorrow, Jan. 16, at 10 a.m. EST right here. Passes start at $229, and the lineup includes The Killers, OutKast, The Black Keys, Queens Of The Stone Age, Modest Mouse, The Flaming Lips, Zedd, Childish Gambino, Conor Oberst, Tegan And Sara, Portugal. The Man, The 1975, Andrew W.K., Diarrhea Planet, RDGLDGRN, and more!
CounterPoint, which moves this year to Atlanta-adjacent Kingston Downs, Ga., will run April 25-27, with tickets on sale sale now though CounterPoint's site, and starting at just $180. The hip hop and EDM heavy bill features OutKast, Matt And Kim, Sleigh Bells, Five Knives, Run The Jewels, Major Lazer, and Chance The Rapper, among others.
Check out the complete lineups for all three fests below:
THE GOVERNOR'S BALL | June 6-8; New York, NY | Tickets
OutKast, Jack White, Vampire Weekend, The Strokes, Phoenix, Skrillex, Interpol, Axwell & Ingrosso, Foster the People, TV on the Radio, Julian Casablancas, Disclosure, J.Cole, Spoon, Damian 'Jr. Gong' Marley, Broken Bells, Damon Albarn, James Blake, Neko Case, Empire of the Sun, The Kills, Sleigh Bells, Childish Gambino, The Head & the Heart, Grimes, The Naked & Famous, The 1975, Janelle Monae, Fitz & the Tantrums, Jenny Lewis, Tyler, the Creator, La Roux, Washed Out, The Glitch Mob, The Bloody Beetroots, Earl Sweatshirt, Kurt Vile, Bastille, Frank Turner, Chance the Rapper, Lucius, Wild Belle, AlunaGeorge, Jason Isbell, Tanlines, Bleachers, RJD2, Deafheaven, Run the Jewels, SKATERS, Half Moon Run, Banks, Classixx, Ratking, Papa, Drowners, Diarrhea Planet, Little Comets, Hunter Hunted, Haerts, Tourist, The Internet, Meg Myers, Cayucas, Catfish and the Bottlemen, Cris Cab, Ben Cameron, The Chain Gang of 1974
HANGOUT FESTIVAL | May 16-18; Gulf Shores, AL | Tickets
The Black Keys, The Killers, OutKast, Jack Johnson, Queens of the Stone Age, Pretty Lights, The Avett Brothers, Modest Mouse, The Flaming Lips, STS9, Wiz Khalifa, Zedd, Childish Gambino, Amos Lee, Conor Oberst, Tegan and Sara, Portugal. The Man, Fitz and the Tantrums, Capital Cities, NEEDTOBREATHE, Boys Noize, Bloody Beetroots, Ingrid Michaelson, Blackberry Smoke, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Bastille, Chance The Rapper, Soja, Allen Stone, The 1975, ALO, Claude VonStroke, Los Lobos, Andrew W.K., Black Lips, Moon Taxi, Little Green Cars, Tom Odell, Balkan Beat Box, Valerie June, Brodinski, Wild Belle, RAC, Daedelus, Robert DeLong, heRobust, RDGLDGRN, Shakey Graves, Bronze Radio Return, Wild Cub, Le1f, Reignwolf, Gemini Club, The Wans, Diarrhea Planet, Bad Suns, Desert Noises, John and Jacob, Ethan Tucker, Mystery Skulls, Lonely Biscuits, Los Colognes, Bagheera, Dugas
COUNTERPOINT | April 25-27; Kingston Downs, GA | Tickets
Outkast, Pretty Lights, Foster the People, STS9, J. Cole, Major Lazer, Krewella, Big Gigantic, Flux Pavilion, Above & Beyond, Matt & Kim, Thievery Corporation, A-Trak, Janelle Monae, Wolfgang Gartner, Sleigh Bells, Boys Noize, Flosstradamus, Chance the Rapper, Griz, Shpongle, Phantogram, Moon Taxi, Run the Jewels (El-P & Killer Mike), Schoolboy Q, Papadosio, Rich Homie Quan, GTA, Tycho, St. Lucia, The Revivalists, YACHT, Minnesota, Ott, The Polish Ambassador, Thundercat, Poolside, Wild Cub, Rubblebucket, Kill Paris, Congorock, Rustie, Hucci, Cashmere Cat, Nosaj Thing, Dan Croll, xxyyxx, Mayhem, Green Lantern, Butch Clancy, Lance Herbstrong, Tourist, Ratking, Jonas Rathsman, Watch the Duck, Kap Slap, Basic Vacation, JMSN, Pegboard Nerds, The Floozies, Thriftworks, Deep Cotton, Five Knives, Infinity Shred, Real Magic, Roman GianArthur, Bagheera, Skrause, Shreddie Mercury, Martina McFlyy, Chris Bushnell, BLKKMorris, Panther God, Ployd, The Difference Machine
Are you planning on attending any music festivals this summer? Still holding out for lineup announcements from Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, or another fest before you decide? Let us know in the comments!