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Thursday, March 19, 2009


Posted on Thu, Mar 19, 2009 at 9:32 AM

Yet another Michigan rock fest has been announced for this summer. The second Midwest Fest -- which is scheduled for Tuesday, July 21st through Sunday, July 26th in Mount Pleasant -- will be comprised of mostly hot Michigan bands, however. The promoters are promising 58 bands on four different stages during the event; five microbreweries will also be on hand to help everyone get in the festive spirit. A limited amount of early bird tickets are currently on sales for $30.

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Bands announced thus far include:

Margot and the Nuclear So & So's


The Silent Years

Chris Bathgate


Cheap Girls

Ports of Aidia



Those Transatlantics

Everthus the Deadbeats

Child Bite

Bug Lung Baby

Matt Jones

The Valley Ghosts

The Mighty Narwhale

Anna Ash

Hail Archer

Life Size Ghost

Tiger! Tiger!


God and the Architects


Goodnight House



This Level Is Clouds!

Chris Freeman

Liam McKay

Blithe Field

White Cloud

Newday Dreamers

Memory to Matter

Randall Erno


Crash Sunday

Totally Boring

Ship Shape

Good Weather for Airstrikes

The Pantones

Karma Yoga

Jes Kramer


The Kincaids

That Mustache Feeling

Andrew Neal


Chris Belanger


More bands to be announced this week.

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