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    Thu, 30 Jan 2014 11:51:23

    CounterPoint Music and Arts Festival Announces Lineup - It's set for April 25 through April 27 in Atlanta

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    Point? No, CounterPoint.

    The line-up for the 2014 CounterPoint Music & Arts Festival marks the first confirmed hometown performance for Atlanta's own OutKast. Woot woot!

    The bill for the Georgia festival--set for Friday, April 25 through Sunday, April 27, 2014 at its new location, the beautiful Kingston Downs, which is less than an hour from downtown Atlanta.

    The event will include more than 75 acts including Pretty Lights, Foster the People, STS9, J. Cole, Major Lazer, Krewella, and Big Gigantic, among others on four performance spaces.

    The full 2014 CounterPoint Music & Arts Festival line-up is as follows:

    Outkast; Pretty Lights; Foster the People; STS9; J. Cole; Major Lazer; Krewella; Big Gigantic; Flux Pavilion; Above & Beyond; Matt and Kim; Thievery Corporation; A-Trak; Janelle Monáe; Wolfgang Gartner; Sleigh Bells; Boys Noize; Flosstradamus; Chance the Rapper; Griz; Shpongle; Phantogram; Moon Taxi; Run the Jewels (El-P & Killer Mike); ScHoolboy Q; Papadosio; Rich Homie Quan; GTA; Tycho; St. Lucia; The Revivalists; YACHT; Minnesota; OTT; The Polish Ambassador; Thundercat; Poolside; Wild Cub; Rubblebucket; Kill Paris; Congorock; Rustie; Hucci; Cashmere Cat; Nosaj Thing; Dan Croll; Xxyyxx; Mayhem; Green Lantern; Butch Clancy; Lance Herbstrong; Tourist; Ratking; Jonas Rathsman; Watch The Duck; Kap Slap; Basic Vacation; JMSN; Pegboard Nerds; The Floozies; Thriftworks; Deep Cotton; Five Knives; Infinity Shred; Real Magic; Roman Gianarthur; Bagheera; Skrause; Shreddie Mercury; Martina McFlyy; Chris Bushnell; BLKKMorris; Panther God; Ployd; The Difference Machine.

    This year, CounterPoint will debut its new 5000-acre site featuring gorgeous campgrounds, the Georgia Eats Food Court, bars throughout the festival site (including the Craft Brew Garden)*, the CounterPoint Cares Non Profit Center, carnival rides, the CounterPoint Arts Village, the official CounterPoint Merch Store, the CounterPoint Game Center, FREE water stations, and plenty of areas to relax and get shade.

    To GET shade, not to throw shade!

    A variety of onsite activities and events around the festival weekend will be revealed in the coming months. In addition, daily shuttle service will be available from Atlanta (and other locations throughout the area), prices begin at $50, further details will be announced as the festival nears.

    Ticket options are at counterpointfestival.com.

    *All bars are 21 years of age or older with valid ID. Drink responsibly.

    What festivals are you planning to hit this year, if any?

    —Maggie Pannacione
    01.30.14



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    Tags: OutKast, Pretty Lights, Foster the People, STS9, J. Cole, Major Lazer, Krewella, Big Gigantic, Flux Pavilion, Above & Beyond, Matt and Kim, Thievery Corporation, A-Trak, Janelle Monáe, Wolfgang Gartner, Sleigh Bells, Boys Noize, Flosstradamus, Chance the Rapper, Griz, Shpongle, Phantogram, Moon Taxi, Run the Jewels, El-P, Killer Mike, ScHoolboy Q, Papadosio, Rich Homie Quan, Tycho, St. Lucia, The Revivalists, YACHT, OTT, The Polish Ambassador, Thundercat, Wild Cub, Rubblebucket, Kill Paris, Congorock, Rustie, Hucci, Cashmere Cat, Nosaj Thing, Dan Croll, Xxyyxx, Green Lantern, Jonas Rathsman, Watch The Duck, Kap Slap, Basic Vacation, JMSN, Pegboard Nerds, The Floozies, Deep Cotton, Five Knives, Infinity Shred, Real Magic, Roman GianArthur, Bagheera, Panther God

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