Festival Outlook update: Primavera Sound, Summer Camp, Mission Creek


    Consequence of Sound‘s Festival Outlook is an online database featuring the latest news, rumors, and ticket information for the world’s many music festivals. Sometimes, though, it’s hard to keep up with everything. So, this is where our weekly recap feature comes in.

    This week brings initial 2012 lineup announcements for Summer Camp, Paid Dues, Mission Creek Festival, Cypress Hill Smokeout, and the inaugural Treefort Music Festival. In addition, Toronto’s Edgefest and Mexico City’s Vive Latino both unveiled their full 2012 bills, while Primavera Sound and Noise Pop each added new names.

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    Cypress Hill Smokeout:


    When/Where: March 3rd in San Bernardino, California

    Official Lineup: Cypress Hill, Sublime with Rome, Wiz Khalifa, Korn, The Dirty Heads, and Cafe Tacuba, with more to be announced

    Tickets: Pre-sale begins on Wednesday, December 14 at 10:00am PT, with the public on sale following on Saturday, December 17th at 4:20pm PT via Ticketfly.


    When/Where: July 14th in Toronto, Ontario

    Official Lineup: Death From Above 1979, Silversun Pickups, Billy Talent, The Sheepdogs, Young the Giant, The Dirty Heads, and The Pack A.D.


    Tickets: Tickets ($49.50) go on sale Friday, December 16th at 10:00am ET at Ticketmaster.

    Mission Creek Festival:

    When/Where: March 27th – April 1st in Iowa City, Iowa

    Official Lineup: The Magnetic Fields, David Cross, Bowerbids, The War on Drugs, Sharon Van Etten, Dirty Beaches, and William Fitzsimmons, with more to be announced

    Tickets: All-access pass ($115.00) are now available via MidwesTIX. Single-day tickets will be available on Friday, December 16th.

    Paid Dues:


    When/Where: April 7th in San Bernardino, California

    Official Lineup: Wu-Tang Clan and Odd Future, with more to be announced

    Tickets: Pre-sale begins on Wednesday, December 14 at 10:00am PT, with the public on sale following on Saturday, December 17th at 10am PT via Ticketfly.

    Noise Pop:

    When/Where: February 21-26th in San Francisco, California

    Who’s New: Dodos, Wye Oak, Big Freedia, The Dirty Ghosts, and The Soft Pack

    Who’s Already Playing: Archers of Loaf, Built to Spill, Craig Finn, Die Antwoord, Cursive, Bleached, Surfer Blood, Grimes, and more


    Tickets: GA badge ($150.00) and single-day tickets are now available via the festival’s website.

    Primavera Sound:

    When/Where: May 30th – June 3rd in Barcelona, Spain

    Who’s New: Justice, The Afghan Whigs, Mazzy Star, Melvins, OFF!, ASAP Rocky, AraabMUZIK, Napalm Death, Sleep, Liturgy, Harvey Milk, Mayhem, White Denim, Wolves In The Throne Room, Grimes, and Sandro Perri

    Who’s Already Playing: Björk, Jeff Mangum, Wilco, Spiritualized, Death Cab For Cutie, Franz Ferdinand, The xx, Beach House, Archers of Loaf, Yo La Tengo, Mudhoney, Other Lives, Neon Indian, and more


    Tickets: Festival ticket (170 €) are now available via the festival’s website.

    Summer Camp:

    When/Where: May 25-27th in Chillicothe, Illinois

    Official Lineup: moe., Umphrey’s McGee, Bob Weir, Chris Robinson, and Jackie Green, Primus, Ozomatli, Cornmeal, Hot Buttered Rum, and Greensky Bluegrass, with more to be announced

    Tickets: Three-day passes ($160.00) are now available via the festival’s website.

    Treefort Music Festival:


    When/Where: March 22-25th in Boise, Idaho

    Official Lineup: Built to Spill, of Montreal, Why?, Sallie Ford and the Sound Outside, and Monster Rally and Rumtum, with more to be announced

    Tickets: TBA

    Vive Latino:

    When/Where: March 23-25th in Mexico City, Mexico

    Official Lineup: Madness, TV on the Radio, Foster the People, Gogol Bordello, Kasabian, and more

    Tickets: Multiple packages are now available via Ticketmaster.


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