Indie and alternative rock fans in southern California have plenty to look forward to when FYF Fest comes to Los Angeles this August. The two-day festival, set for Aug. 23-24 at its new location at LA Sports Arena & Exposition Park, just announced its 2014 lineup.
More festival news:
Phoenix and the Strokes (playing one of their first shows in three years) will headline Saturday and Sunday, respectively. Strokes side projects abound on Saturday, even without the parent act playing. Vocalist Julian Casablancas and guitarist Albert Hammond, Jr. will both play solo sets.
Other notable acts for Saturday include Grimes, Future Islands, Interpol, Against Me!, Real Estate and El-P and Killer Mike’s Run the Jewels collaboration.
As for Sunday, other notable acts include Haim, Blood Orange, Flying Lotus, Earl Sweatshirt and artsy screamers the Blood Brothers, playing their first show since breaking up in 2007.
Wait a minute. The Blood Brothers are back?!!??!! Burn piano island burrrrrrrrnnnn!
— Devonté Hynes (@devhynes) May 16, 2014
Tickets go on sale Thursday, May 22. More information is available on FYF Fest’s official site.
Last year’s tenth anniversary lineup featured the likes of My Bloody Valentine and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs.
Check out this year’s full lineup below: