Hopscotch Music Festival Announced for Raleigh, NC 9/9-9/11/10

The inaugural Hopscotch Music Festival was just announced for the weekend of September 9th-11th in downtown Raleigh, NC, and the lineup is heavy on bands that we love around here like Tortoise, Atlas Sound, Panda Bear, Broken Social Scene and more…

Tickets are now on sale and $85 will get you a wristband allowing access to all of the shows, so follow their Twitter account for the latest updates straight from the source. I may actually try to go to this as one of my best friends lives in Raleigh, so I could easily swing a spot on the floor to crash and enjoy a weekend full of my favorite music.

Update: the following artists have been added to the lineup.

Actual Proof, The Away Team, Bellafea, Big Remo, Bowerbirds, Bright Young Things, Dungen, Floating Action, In the Year of the Pig, Kaze, K-Hill, Locrian, Raekwon, Rapsody, The Remix Project, Skyzoo, Tyler Woods, Woods

Hopscotch Music Festival Lineup

9th Wonder & Friends
Active Child
All Tiny Creatures
American Aquarium
Americans in France
Atlas Sound
Balmorhea
Bear in Heaven
Best Coast
Birds of Avalon
Black Congo NC
DJ George Brazil
Broken Social Scene
Brutal Knights
Richard Buckner
Burning Star Core
Cannabis Corpse
Caitlin Cary’s Small Ponds with Tres Chicas
Collections of Colonies of Bees
Cults
Greg Davis
Double Dagger
Double Negative
The Dynamite Brothers
EAR PWR
ExMonkeys
First Rate People
Followed by Static
Ben Frost
Fucked Up
Future Islands
Golden Boys
The Golden Filter
Goner
Gray Young
Ryan Gustafson
Hammer No More the Fingers
Harlem
Harvey Milk
Horseback
John Howie Jr. & The Rosewood Bluff
I Was Totally Destroying It
Javelin
Jeb Bishop Trio
Juan Huevos
Kill the Noise
The Kingsbury Manx
Kooley High
Kylesa
The Light Pines
Lonnie Walker
The Love Language
Lucero
Luego
Max Indian
Erin McKeown
Megafaun
Midtown Dickens
The Moaners
The Monologue Bombs
Motor Skills
Mountains
Jon Mueller
Marissa Nadler
No Age
Ocean
Old Bricks
Panda Bear
Pattern Is Movement
Pictureplane
Plague
Pontiak
Public Enemy
The Rosebuds
Schooner
Sightings
spcl gst
Spider Bags
Thien
Tigercity
Tortoise
Treasure Fingers
US Christmas
Sharon Van Etten
Veelee
Vincent Black Shadow
War on Drugs
Washed Out
Weedeater
Whatever Brains
Keith Fullerton Whitman
Yip-Yip …