We all know Gainesville’s annual The Fest is just around the corner, and to get you even more excited for it, they have just updated with more bands and two more venues for this incredible music Festival. One new venue added is former Against Me! drummer Warren Oakes’ mexican restaurant, Boca Fiesta.
Some of the newly confirmed bands are Florida’s own Fake Problems, major touring artist Franz Nicolay, Athens’ power-pop group Hot New Mexicans amongst many more including Paint It Black, Paul Baribeau, 1994!, Aficionado, City of Ships, La Dispute, Living With Lions, The Takers (possible final show), Assassinate the Scientist, 10-4 Eleanor, Bent Left, Big Soda, Dickkicker, Dolarhyde, Douglas Shields and the X Factors, Dude Jams, Dukes of Hillsborough, Former Thieves, Giuseppe, Go Rydell, Gretski, Grids, Heavy Petty (A Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers Tribute), Jared Grabb, Koji, Lindsey Mills, Little League, Mixtapes, Noise by Numbers, One Win Choice, Over Stars and Gutters, Pianos Become The Teeth, Punch, Rock Creek Jug Band, Rumspringer, Scum of the Earth, Shared Arms, Sister Kisser, Sleeping Spiders, Textbook Committee (Guided By Voices Tribute), The Anchor, The Bombpops, Timeshares, Toby Foster, Too Many Daves, Vacation Bible School, Young///Savages, Devout, Backpocket, Mauser, Divided Heaven, SMN, The Outsiders, and Towers of Hanoi.
You can find the entire Fest line up here. You can also buy your Fest 9 tickets here.