Musicfest NW:: Portland

Willamette Week’s Musicfest NW announces this yearís festival line-up which will be held at various venues around the Portland, OR metropolitan area on September 3, 4, 5 & 6, 2008. Wristbands ARE ONLY $50.00 for the 4 day event are on sale now. Do note all shows are first come first-served. MFNW 2008 launches with the ultimate aim of providing Portland with a unique and special musical experience that features all types of acts including nationally renowned artists while still honoring and supporting the special musical scene of the Northwest. Seattle’s KEXP radio will broadcast live from Portland at The Doug Fir Lounge September 4-6 during MFNW, with live performances from artists playing the festival. Listener-powered and community supported, KEXP not only serves Seattle but also has a large loyal listener base in Portland and around the world who tune into www.kexp.org through online streaming.

2008 MFNW lineup:
TV on the Radio Vampire Weekend The Murder City Devils Mogwai M Ward
Del the Funky Homosapien Xavier Rudd The Helio Sequence Menomena
Polvo Nada Surf The Builders and The Butchers Trans Am Old 97’s The Cool Kids
The Night Marchers The Whigs Seaweed Steel Pole Bath Tub Deerhunter
Centro-Matic Crooked Fingers Bobby Bare Jr. Death Vessel Blitzen Trapper
Dan Deacon John Vanderslice Jedi Mind Tricks Akimbo Danava Colour Revolt
Monotonix Old Time Relijun Mirah Matt and Kim Fucked Up Poison Idea
Witchcraft Supernova The Joggers Forro in the Dark Rupa and The April Fishes
These Arms Are Snakes U.S.E. Calvin Johnson Pseudosix Starfucker
Walter Meego Port O?Brien Oxford Collapse Nebula Totimoshi Shaky Hands
Bodies of Water Throw Me From The Statue Past Lives
The Devin Phillips Band School of Seven Bells Space Cookie The Muslims
Silver Summit Blue Giant Pierced Arrows The Blakes Micah Blue Smaldone
Pwrfl Power And many other bands…..

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