Phil Lesh, R.E.M. and the Beastie Boys to Headline Langerado
Langerado has confirmed its initial 2008 lineup. After two years in Sunrise, FL, the multi-band event will move to the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation and feature an expanded, eclectic lineup. The sixth annual event will feature headlining performances by the Beastie Boys, R.E.M. and Phil Lesh & Friends. Other performers include 311, Matisyahu, Thievery Corporation, The Roots, Gov’t Mule, Ani DiFranco, Ben Folds, G. Love & Special Sauce, Medeski, Scofield, Martin & Wood, Built to Spill, The National, Les Claypool, Umphrey’s McGee, The Disco Biscuits, Keller Williams, Mickey Hart Band, Of Montreal, Robert Randolph & the Family Band, The Wailers, funky Meters, Citizen Cope, Antibalas, !!!, Dark Star Orchestra, Ozomatli, Sam Bush, Minus the Bear, Ghostland Observatory, Arrested Development, Blind Melon, Sierra Leones Refugee All Stars, The New Deal, Benevento Russo Duo, Perpetual Groove, Railroad Earth, Martin Sexton, The Avett Brothers, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, The Walkmen, Dr. Dog, Indigenous, State Radio, Vampire Weekend, The Bad Plus, The Felice Brothers, Pelican, Yard Dogs Road Show, Brett Dennen, Earl Greyhound, The New Mastersounds, Dan Deacon, Josh Ritter, Pete Francis, Ryan Shaw, Blitzen Trapper, Matt Pond PA, The Dynamites feat. Charles Walker, Bassnectar, Balkan Beat Box, The Lee Boys, Shout Out Louds, Golem, The Wood Brothers, Busdriver, Raq, Will Hoge, Spam Allstars, Phix, American Babies, The Heavy Pets, Backyard Tire Fire, The Postmarks, Steel Train, Hoots and Hellmouth, Jonah Smith, Pnuma Trio, Awesome New Republic, That 1 Guy, Trevor Hall, American Bang and the School of Rock All-Stars.
As previously reported, Langerado will take place from March 6 to 9, 2008, featuring onsite late-night shows and an expanded camping option. Tickets for the event will go on sale November 15.