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Published: 2013/04/30

Great GoogaMooga Unveils Schedule, Adds Artists and Unique Experiences

The daily set times for Brooklyn’s Great GoogaMooga have been revealed. The event will begin on Friday, May 17 with a special pre-party featuring The Darkness (4:45-5:30), The Flaming Lips (6:15-7:45) and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs (8:30-10:00). Saturday will include main stage performances by Lee Fields and the Expressions (11:30-12:30), Sharon Van Etten (1:15-2:15), Father John Misty (3:00-4:00), Jovanotti (4:45-5:45) and Matt and Kim (6:45-8:00). Sunday’s schedule includes Delicate Steve (11:30-12:30), Soul Rebels (1:15-2:15), Cults (3:00-4:00), De La Soul (5:00-6:00) and Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings (6:45-8:00).

In addition to the main stage acts, there will also be a number of unique experiences taking place at the Joe’s Pub stage throughout the weekend like Big Gay Ice Cream Disco Party (with music by Jim James) and Googa D.O.C. with Jovanotti Live (food by Eataly), as well as Johnny Osbourne with DJ Gravy and a Rice and Peas DJ Set (both hosted by Miss Lily’s). The event has also announced that Chairlift and DJ Sam Spiegel of N.A.S.A. will be spinning between sets during the Friday kickoff party.

As previously reported, the 2nd annual Great GoogaMooga will take place in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park on May 18 and 19, with a kickoff party on May 17. Organized by Bonnaroo/Outside Lands promoters Superfly, the Great GoogaMooga focuses on food and drink, with 85 restaurants, 75 beers and 100 wines represented at the event. Admission to Great GoogaMooga is free to everyone that was randomly selected to receive tickets after registering earlier this month. VIP tickets were available for purchase but they have since sold out. A full list of performers can be found below.

*Friday, May 17, 2013 (Kickoff Concert)*

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

The Flaming Lips

The Darkness

Chairlift (DJ Set)
DJ Sam Spiegel of N.A.S.A.

*Saturday, May 18, 2013*

Matt & Kim


Father John Misty

Sharon Van Etten

Lee Fields & the Expressions

Red Baraat*

Pearl and The Beard*

Jonathan Batiste* 

Lady Rizo*

Banda de los Muertos*

*Sunday, May 19, 2013*

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings

De La Soul


The Soul Rebels

Delicate Steve

M.A.K.U SoundSystem*

The Hot Sardines*

Marcelle Davies Lashley*

(*) Signifies Artists Curated through a Partnership with Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater.

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