Even though none of this looks fully official from the source yet, brooklynvegan has the scoop on the performers and on the inaugural High Line Music Festival set in in early May. Pitchfork has it, too.

Previously: “ will curate the inaugural , to be held in May 2007 in neighborhoods underneath the High Line, a public park being created atop a long-abandoned elevated railway line on the west side of Manhattan.”

2007 High Line Music Festival
May 9-19, 2007
, NY


Bang on a Can
Claude Cahun

Ken Nordine
Laurie Anderson
Laurie Mcleod
Legendary Cowboy
Meow Meow
Ricky Gervais
Spanish Film Retrospective


05-10 – Theatre at
05-11 The – Hammerstein Ballroom
05-15 – Irving Plaza
05-16 , Bang on a Can All , the Legendary Cowboy – High Line Ballroom
05-16-17 Ken Nordine – The Kitchen
05-17-18 Laurie Anderson – High Line Ballroom
05-19 – High Line Ballroom
05-19 Ricky Gervais – Theatre at

Tickets are set to go on sale this Friday, March 30.

Deerhoof, Air, Spree Added to Bowie-Curated Fest [Pitchfork]
Arcade Fire venues & The High Line Festival lineup (finally) [brooklynvegan]