Bumbershoot Partial Lineup 2008

Once more, the Bumbershoot Music & Arts Festival is bringing an eclectic spread of music and arts to the Seattle Center in Washington for your Labor Day relaxation (August 30 – September 1). Today they announce a partial lineup of confirmed acts, including Beck, M. Ward, the Walkmen, Neko Case, Del Tha Funkee Homosapien, Dan Deacon, Blitzen Trapper, John Vanderslice, Final Fantasy, Arthur & Yu, the stage-scorchers of !!!, and the newly reunited Stone Temple Pilots (assuming Scott Weiland hasn’t yet effectuated the group’s inevitable self-destruction via heroin injection and/or bitchy blog posts). All the bands we know plus ticket purchase info, below.

Stone Temple Pilots
Lucinda Williams
Neko Case
Ingrid Michaelson
Del Tha Funkee Homosapien
Jakob Dylan
Lee “Scratch” Perry
Saul Williams
Joe Bonamassa
M. Ward
The Walkmen
Asylum St. Spankers
Dan Deacon
MIDIval PunditZ
Blitzen Trapper
Bedouin Soundclash
Tim Finn
Dale Watson
John Vanderslice
Final Fantasy
The Fall of Troy
Forro in the Dark
Ryan Bingham
Wreckless Eric & Amy Rigby
Arthur & Yu
Darondo and Nino Moschella

The full lineup will be announced “later this summer,” but if you’re ready to commit right now, three-day passes are presently on sale at bumbershoot.org. The single day ticket sales start July 15th.

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