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Kings of Leon Playing Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Festival

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Dan Winters

Kings of Leon

Attention pubescent boys: Sports Illustrated's annual Swimsuit Issue is coming to life at a two-day festival in Nashville this February, featuring hometown all-stars Kings of Leon.

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Last year in Miami, Sports Illustrated held a small gathering centered on its most lucrative annual issue. Execs must have liked what they saw, because a much larger version -- called Swimville Fan Festival -- is heading to Nashville on Feb. 11-12. The event will be mostly free and open to the public, featuring local musicians and highlighting the city's unbeatable food scene.

Wait, "mostly free"? Yes, you guessed it: Kings of Leon's show will cost money. But hey, KoL are well-suited to play this event. Not only are they from Nashville, but two of the three are married to models.