Bob Dylan, Iggy & The Stooges, Paramore, Chuck Berry (backed by the Silver Beats), the Black Keys and Wilco will join previously announced headliners Foo Fighters, Jack Johnson, Kanye West, Nine Inch Nails and Stone Temple Pilots for the 3rd Annual Virgin Mobile Festival at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Md. Aug. 9-10.
In addition to two main stages, there will be a dedicated dance tent featuring electronic music, including Moby (DJ Set).
Main Stage acts on Saturday, Aug. 9 are, in alphabetical order: Bloc Party, Cat Power, Chuck Berry and the Silver Beats, Citizen Cope, Duffy, Foo Fighters, Gogol Bordello, Jack Johnson, KT Tunstall, Lupe Fiasco, the Offspring, Paramore, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, the Swell Season and Wilco. On Sunday, Aug. 10, the Main Stage acts will include the Black Keys, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Bob Dylan, the Go! Team, Iggy & The Stooges, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Nine Inch Nails, Stone Temple Pilots, She & Him, Shudder to Think, Taking Back Sunday and Andrew Bird's Bowl of Fire.
Dance Tent acts on Saturday, Aug. 9 include, in alphabetical order: DJ Dan & Donald Glaude, Erol Alkan, Ferry Corsten, Soul Wax, Steve Lawler and Underworld. On Sunday, Aug. 10, the Dance Tent will feature Armin van Buuren, Chromeo, Deadmau5, Pendulum, Moby (DJ Set) and Richie Hawtin.
"People have anxiously awaited our lineup, and now everyone can see that our goal is the 'Whoa!' factor," says Virgin Mobile Festival concert producer and I.M.P. Chairman Seth Hurwitz.
Beginning Saturday, May 3, tickets will be available through Ticketmaster at www.tickemaster.com or 1-800-551-SEAT. Two-day tickets are $175 for General Admission and $450 for VIP. Single-day tickets are $97.50 for General Admission and $250 for VIP tickets. A charity contribution of $1.50 will be applied to each day ticket.