Ex Hex at WFMU – Photo Credit: Mike Petzinger
Along with the retirement of white pants, the week following Labor Day turns our attention to the annual CMJ Music Marathon which is set to host its 2015 iteration from October 13th to October 17th across venues all across Manhattan and Brooklyn. This year promises plenty of exciting changes and, of course, awesome showcases so, how about that lineup?
CMJ now shares the initial artist lineup for 2015 with names like Titus Andronicus, Ex Hex, Panda Bear, Neon Indian, The Joy Formidable, Glass Animals, Tobias Jesso Jr. lighting up the participant bill with more shows TBA.
Additional artists and daytime programming will announced in the next few weeks, but until then you can peep the full initial lineup below. Badges for the 2015 CMJ Music Marathon are available for purchase here, and for additional information on CMJ head to their official site.
INITIAL ARTIST LINE-UPAcid Dad * Allday * Arrows Of Love * Bad Veins * Balthazar * BØRNS * British India * Car Seat Headrest * Catfish and The Bottlemen * Death By Unga Bunga * Dent May * Destruction Unit * Diet Cig * DRINKS * Eternal Summers * Ex Hex * Frankie Cosmos * Fraser A. Gorman * Glass Animals * Hockey Dad * Jamie N Commons * JPNSGRLS * Juan Wauters * Kasami Washington * Kero Kero Bonito * LODRO * Marlon Williams * Mercury Rev * METHYL ETHYL * Michael Rault * Motion City Soundtrack * Nai Harvest * Neon Indian * Ngaiire * Panda Bear * Perfect Pussy * Pinact * Pompeya * Portomartyr * Potty Mouth * Saint Pé * Shannon And The Clams * Son Little * Sunbeam Sound Machine * Surf Rock Is Dead * The Babe Rainbow * The Big Moon * The Henry Millers * The Joy Formidable * The Men * The Wonder Years * The Word * Titus Andronicus * Tobias Jesso Jr. * Vomitface * Walking Shapes * Wet Leather * WOMPS
INITIAL SHOWCASE LINE-UPASCAP * ATO * Austin Psychfest * Bayonet * BBC * Bella Union * Berklee School of Music * BMI/HD Radio * BRIC JazzFest * Brooklyn Vegan * CAA * Communion * FLOOD Magazine * Flowerbooking * Harvest Records * High Road Touring * Inland Empire Touring * Neon Gold * Panache Booking * Paradigm * SESAC * Sub Pop Records * The Syndicate * Wild Honey Pie * Windish Agency