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    Tue, 01 Mar 2011 14:44:09

    The B.O.M.B. Fest Lineup is Announced, Features Wiz Khalifa, Snoop Dogg, Weezer, Neon Trees - The festival is set for Memorial Day Weekend in Connecticut

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    The 3rd Annual Bring Our Music Back Festival (B.O.M.B. Fest) is back and bigger than ever! Bring Our Music Back, Inc. along with Frank Bombaci, Sr. and Frank Bombaci, Jr. are proud to announce the diverse group of artists that has been assembled for 2011. For the first time, this year's festival, taking place over Memorial Day Weekend (May 28th and 29th), will be at the Festival Grounds of B.O.M.B. Fest's new site partner, Western Connecticut State University (43 Lake Ave, Danbury, CT 06810) in Danbury, CT — a short train ride from New York City, Boston, Providence and Philadelphia. Tickets go on sale via BombFest.com at 6 AM EST on March 4th, so get ready to get B.O.M.B.'ed.

    B.O.M.B. Fest 2011 has assembled its most ambitious lineup to date, bringing together some of the best names in hip-hop, alternative and indie rock, giving the East Coast its own premiere music festival. The price for two-day passes will cost $109. The official festival website can be found here.

    All proceeds from the festival will benefit Bring Our Music Back, Inc. which is committed to providing music scholarships, music enrichment and education programs, music and healing initiatives and community support and outreach. In addition, one of this year's charitable initiatives includes the creation of an Emerging Artist Scholarship Fund at Western Connecticut State University.

    2011 B.O.M.B. Fest Lineup:
    Weezer
    Snoop Dogg
    Wiz Khalifa
    Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros
    Coheed and Cambria
    Neon Trees
    State Radio
    George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic
    The New Pornographers
    Shpongle presents The Shpongletron Experience
    Against Me!
    Best Coast
    HEALTH
    RJD2
    Titus Andronicus
    The Cool Kids
    Wavves
    EOTO
    Portugal. The Man
    Man Man
    Dum Dum Girls
    The Felice Brothers
    Dam-Funk
    Freelance Whales
    Holy Fuck
    Daedelus
    Quintron and Miss Pussycat
    Dan Deacon
    12th Planet
    Free Energy
    Woods
    Real Estate
    Nosaj Thing
    The Hood Internet
    Toubab Krewe
    ESKMO
    Small Black
    River City Extension
    Big Freedia
    David Wax Museum
    Roots of Creation
    Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez
    Walk the Moon

    The fest will also feature more than 25 local artists!

    Are you going to B.O.M.B. Fest this Memorial Day weekend?

    —Amy Sciarretto
    03.01.11




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