Hopscotch Music Festival, dubbed “America’s (Secretly) Best Festival” and “the premiere experimental and underground festival in America,” returns September 10-12, 2015, to downtown Raleigh, NC at Raleigh City Plaza. Confirmed artists performing include:
Ace Henderson Acid Chaperone Advaeta American Aquarium Ameriglow Bandages Battles Big Ups Birds of Avalon Black Clouds Blaxxx Booher Boulevards Breathers Brief Lives Bully Cakes Da Killa Carlitta Durand Cashmere Cat Chaz French Chelsea Wolfe Choked Out Chulo Clark Cloud Becomes Your Hand Dad & Dad Daniel Romano Deerhunter DJ Earl Dorthia Cottrell Drippy Inputs Dwight Yoakam Echo Courts Elisa Ambrogio Escher EYEHATEGOD Eyes Low Father FAULTS Flock of Dimes Fórn Godflesh Godspeed You! Black Emperor GoldLink Grand Champeen Grandma Sparrow Hank Wood & The Hammerheads Hanz HeCTA Ian William Craig Jake Xerxes Fussell Jefre Cantu-Ledesma Jenks Miller & Rose Cross NC Jenny Hval Jessica Pratt John Chantler Jubilee Keath Mead King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Las Rosas Lawrence English Le1F Leapling Less Western Leverage Models Lilac Shadows Lizzo Lost Trail Loud Boyz Lud Luxe Posh Lydia Loveless Mac McCaughan Mamiffer Mary Lattimore & Jeff Zeigler May Erwin Microkingdom Mitski Moenda Moon Duo Morbids Mumdance Must Be The Holy Ghost Naked Naps Natalie Prass and the Spacebomb Orchestra Nathan Golub Natural Causes New Music Raleigh: Music by Oscar Bettison and Evan Ziporyn Nick James No Love Nocando Nots Obey City OBN IIIs Old Man Gloom Oulipo Outer Spaces Owen Pallett Patois Counselors Peacers Phil Cook presents Southland Mission Pile Pill Porches Prurient Pusha T River Whyless Roky Erickson Sannhet Sarah Louise Secret Boyfriend Sheer Mag Shitty Boots Silent Lunch SkyBlew SMLH Solar Halos Some Army Soon Steve Gunn & The Black Twig Pickers Tashi Dorji The Vibekillers thefacesblur Tombs TV on the Radio Tycho TZYVYX Wahyas Warehouse Wildhoney Wizard Rifle Wovenhand WYMYNS PRYSYN X Yandrew Zack Mexico Zeena Parkins Zs
Memphis noise rockers Nots have released We are Nots via Goner Records, and have release tour dates booked. Watch the video for “Decadence” here. Listen to “Reactor” here and “Dust Red” here.
The band features Natalie Hoffmann (guitar), Charlotte Watson (drums), Madison Farmer (bass) and Alexandra Eastburn (synthesizer).
Nov 17: Bric-A-Brac Records – Chicago, IL (early) Nov 17: Empty Bottle – Chicago, IL (w/ Dream Police, Honey) * Nov 18: Kismet – Indianapolis, IN (w/ Raw McCartney) ` Nov 19: Painted Lady – Detroit, MI (Timmy’s Taco Night) (w/ Feelings) ^ Nov 20: Now That’s Class – Cleveland, OH (w/ Obnox, Kill the Hippies) > Nov 21: TBA – Brooklyn, NY Nov 22: Jock Strap – New Brunswick, NJ (w/ Pebbles) % Nov 23: WFMU (on air)- Jersey City, NJ Nov 23: Palisades – Brooklyn, NY (w/ Degreaser) # Nov 25: Bourbon & Branch – Philadelphia, PA (w/ Pebbles) % Nov 26: Windup Space – Baltimore, MD Nov 28: 529 – Atlanta, GA (w/ Zoners) @ Nov 29 : Cats Purring Dude Ranch – Oxford, MS (w/ Nervs, Tangles) ! Dec 01: Murphy’s – Memphis, TN (w/ The Blind Shake) ~
We Are Nots Tracklisting: 01. Insect Eyes 02. Decadence 03. Reactor 04. Strange Rage 05. Get Along 06. Black Mold 07. Static 08. Monochromatic 09. White Noise 10. Televangelist 11. Talk Show