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Published: 2012/02/03

Jack White, Pretty Lights, Beck, Bon Iver, Tenacious D, The Shins, Beirut, Girl Talk, The Roots and More Set for Sasquatch

Sasquatch! Music Festival 2012 Lineup Announcement from Sasquatch Festival on Vimeo.

Jack White, Beck, Bon Iver, Pretty Lights, Tenacious D, The Shins, Beirut, Girl Talk and The Roots are among the acts slated to perform at the Sasquatch! Music Festival this spring. As previously reported, the multi-day festival will return to George, WA’s Gorge Amphitheater from May 25-28. Other acts clated to appear include: The Head & The Heart, Portlandia, Feist, Silversun Pickups, Metric, Explosions In The Sky, The Joy Formidable, Mogwai, Nero (DJ), M. Ward, John Reilly & Friends, Childish Gambino, St. Vincent, The Civil Wars, Jamey Johnson, Little Dragon, Tune-Yards, Wild Flag, Blind Pilot, Wolfgang Gartner and Beats Antique,

Sasquatch! is the first festival to book Jack White since the former White Stripes frontman announced his solo debut. It is also the first festival this season to book Tenacious D, who announced their second studio album last night.

In addition, the festival will bring together The Walkmen, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Mark Lanegan Band, Spiritualized, Blitzen Trapper, The Cave Singers, Fun., Grouplove, Ted Leo and the Pharmacists, Deer Tick, Imelda May, Alabama Shakes, Dum Dum Girls, Kurt Vile, Cloud Cult, We Are Augustines, The War On Drugs, Trampled By Turtles, Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, Howlin Rain and many others. Meanwhile, the multi-media event’s comedy bookings include Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, Todd Barry, Beardyman, Rob Delaney, Pete Holmes, Howard Kremer and more.

Here’s a look at the festival’s initial lineup

Jack White
Bon Iver
Pretty Lights
Tenacious D
The Shins
Girl Talk
The Roots
The Head & The Heart
Silversun Pickups
Explosions In The Sky
The Joy Formidable
Nero (DJ)
M. Ward
John Reilly & Friends
Childish Gambino
St. Vincent
The Civil Wars
Jamey Johnson
Little Dragon
Wild Flag
Blind Pilot
Wolfgang Gartner
Beats Antique
The Walkmen
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
Mark Lanegan Band
Blitzen Trapper
The Cave Singers
Shabazz Palaces
Ted Leo and the Pharmacists
Deer Tick
Imelda May
Alabama Shakes
Dum Dum Girls
The Helio Sequence
Kurt Vile
Cloud Cult
We Are Augustines
Ben Howard
Here We Go Magic
Zola Jesus
The War On Drugs
Cass McCombs
Active Child
Trampled By Turtles
Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires
Star Slinger
L.A. Riots
Com Truise
Unknown Mortal Orchestra
I Break Horses
Walk The Moon
Dry The River
Allen Stone
Hey Marseilles
Gary Clark Jr.
Purity Ring
Electric Guest
Yellow Ostrich
Nobody Beats The Drum
Coeur De Pirate
Lord Huron
Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside
Beat Connection
The Sheepdogs
Hey Rosetta!
Said The Whale
Howlin Rain
Gardens & Villa
Felix Cartal
Craft Spells
Vintage Trouble
Poor Moon
Black Whales
Gold Leaves
Awesome Tapes From Africa
Thee Satisfaction
Dyme Def, Fresh Espresso
The Physics
Metal Chocolates
Spac3ma Don’t Talk To The Cops
Scribes, Fatal Lucciauno
Fly Moon Royalty
Katie Kate

Here’s a look at the festival’s comedy offerings
Nick Kroll
John Mulaney
Todd Barry
Rob Delaney
Pete Holmes
Howard Kremer

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