Music and Film
2012 Virgin Mobile FreeFest Lineup Announced
Virgin Mobile FreeFest, which will be held Saturday, Oct. 6, at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Md., has just released this year’s lineup. Concertgoers will be able to see performances by Jack White, Skrillex, M83, NAS, ZZ Top, Santigold, Alabama Shakes, Ben Folds Five, The Dismemberment Plan, Allen Stone, Trampled by Turtles, Portugal, The Man, Das Racist, Future Islands and Justin Jones. The Dance Forest will feature Above & Beyond, Porter & Zedd, Thomas Gold, Nervo, Alvin Risk and Penguin Prison, plus others to be announced at a latter date.
How to get tickets: Tickets will go ‘On Free’ to the public at noon (EDT) Friday, Aug. 24, via ticketfly.com. Fans who follow Virgin Mobile Live on Twitter (@virginmlive) and those who received tickets int he past (via Ticketfly) will get a link to participate in the private presale, which will be held Thursday, Aug. 23.
DC After 5 Bus Trip: We will likely be doing another bus trip again this year leaving from DC. Details TBA.