Bunbury Music Festival 2012 Lineup Announced, July 13-15 at Sawyer Point in Cincinnati, OH


Photo by Scott Preston

CINCINNATI (March 29, 2012) – The Bunbury Music Festival today announced its initial slate of performances for the inaugural event to be held July 13-15, 2012 along Cincinnati’s riverfront. In addition to previously announced headliners including Jane’s Addiction, Weezer, Death Cab for Cutie, Airborne Toxic Event, Manchester Orchestra and Gym Class Heroes, there will be more than 100 live performances on six stages over three days with additional performers to be added.

Friday, July 13
Jane’s Addiction
Airborne Toxic Event
Minus the Bear
Foxy Shazam
Ra Ra Riot
Matt Pryor
Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band
All Get Out
The Minor Leagues
Lauren Mann
She Does Is Magic
Bo & the Locomotive
Pet Clinic

Saturday, July 14
Gym Class Heroes
Manchester Orchestra
GroupLove RJD2
Dan Deacon
Jukebox the Ghost
The Bright Light Social Hour
Kevin Devine
The Silent Comedy
Graffiti 6
Secret Music
Messerly & Ewing
500 Miles To Memphis
Lions Rampant
Jeremy Pinnell & the 55’s
Wheels on Fire

Sunday, July 15
Death Cab for Cutie
City and Colour
Motion City Soundtrack
Guided By Voices
Margot & The Nuclear So & So’s
Good Old War
Will Hoge
Maps & Atlases
Seedy Seeds
The Tillers

Tickets for the event are $46 for a one-day pass and $93 for a three-day pass and are on-sale at www.bunburyfestival.com/tickets. Additional performances and times for concerts will continue to be added to the website, www.bunburyfestival.com.

Founded by veteran music and event promoter Bill Donabedian, Bunbury Music Festival will feature 100 live performances on six stages throughout Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove from July 13-15, 2012. The name of the event comes from an Oscar Wilde play, “The Importance of Being Ernest” and means “to have a made up excuse to get out of doing something boring.” For more information,
visit www.bunburyfestival.com.