Bumbershoot announces music lineup for its 50th anniversary festival

SEATTLE — Bumbershoot has announced its music lineup for the 50th anniversary of the arts and music festival on Labor Day weekend.

Tickets for shows on Sept. 2 and 3 at the Seattle Center are available now.

The headliners are Sleater-Kinney, The Revivalists, Zhu, Jawbreaker, AFI, Brittany Howard, Fatboy Slim, Sunny Day Real Estate and Phantogram.

Also performing will be:

  • Band of Horses
  • Descendents
  • Matt and Kim
  • Bomba Estéro
  • Durand Jones
  • Uncle Waffles
  • A-Trak
  • Ride
  • Valerie June
  • Benny the Butcher
  • Jacob Banks
  • Major League DJZ
  • Domi & JD Beck
  • The Dip
  • Rebirth Brass Band
  • Temples
  • Puddles Pity Party
  • Destroy Boys
  • Dandy Warhols
  • Thunderpussy
  • Algernon Cadwallader
  • Hunx and his Punx
  • Sol
  • Anabel Englund
  • Screaming Females
  • Gustaf
  • Trinix
  • Reignwolf
  • Debby Friday
  • True Loves
  • Morgan and the Organ Donors
  • Sweet Water
  • Chong the Nomad
  • modernlove.
  • Slift
  • Girl Trouble
  • The Black Tones
  • Dave B
  • King Youngblood
  • Chimurenga Renaissance
  • Massy Ferguson
  • Cassandra Lewis
  • Radioactivity
  • Wimps
  • Them
  • Simone BG
  • Breaks and Swells
  • Long Dark Moon
  • Pressha
  • Fouad Masoud
  • Spirit Award
  • Black Ends
  • Pink Boa
  • Beverly Crusher
  • Scarves

In addition to dozens of bands, there will be lots of things to see and do.

Free-range artists will roam the festival, there will be a cat circus, film, vintage clothing, photography, food, robots and augmented reality.

The festival will also have SOS Professional Wrestling and Roll Around Seatown performances, along with pole dancing classes, and a witch temple with tarot, past-life, astrology, and palm reading.

To see the full list of activities, go to the Bumbershoot website.