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The Most Anticipated Acts of Summerfest 2015

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Milwaukee’s Summerfest lineup this year is diverse as always. Early today Summerfest revealed over 90 of its 2015 performers and headliners and now we have our most anticipated acts for “the World’s Largest Music Festival.” This year Summerfest takes place from June 24-28 and June 30 – July 5 at the Summerfest Grounds in Milwaukee, WI and you can check here for ticket information. Ticket prices start at just $12, with various promotions that run all festival long.

It wasn’t easy to decide who we are most excited to see at Summerfest this year, but definitely hit the jump to check out our ten most anticipated acts of Summerfest 2015. Also be sure to check out Summerfest.com for more information.

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Summerfest Reveals its 2015 Lineup

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

“The World’s Largest Music Festival” Summerfest has just revealed its 2015 lineup, and as always it is long and diverse! This year’s Marcus Amphitheater headliners include Kendrick Lamar with Schoolboy Q, Kings of Leon, Zac Brown Band, and Linkin Park, Ed Sheeran and more. Those tickets can be purchased separately at Ticketmaster.com (which include admission into the Summerfest grounds).

Highlights for the ground stage performers on this year’s line-up includes Lupe Fiasco, The Flaming Lips, Weird Al Yankovic, Magic!, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Lecrea, Meg Myers, Bastille, AWOLNATION, Vance Joy, a DJ set from Paris Hilton, Public Enemy, Santigold, The New Pornographers, Kansas, Gary Clark Jr. Summerfest runs from June 24-28 and June 30 – July 5 in Milwaukee, WI.

Check out the announcement video and performers below, and visit Summerfest.com for more information.

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Kendrick Lamar to Headline Summerfest 2015 on July 1st

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Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Joining headlining acts Kings of Leon, Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line and more, Milwaukee’s Summerfest has announced its first rap/hip-hop act of 2015. Performing July 1 at the Marcus Amphitheater will be To Pimp a Butterfly’s Kendrick Lamar with special guest and fellow TDE rapper, SchoolBoy Q. You can get your tickets beginning at 10 am on April 10th at the Summerfest box office or at Ticketmaster.com. Prices have yet to be announced but your ticket will include admission to the Summerfest ground stages. This year the “World’s Largest Music Festival” runs from June 24th to the 28th and June 30 to July 5th.

What Milwaukee’s Summerfest Line-Up COULD Look Like

BY DAN GARCIA

Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration
Photo by Dan Garcia/The Early Registration

Last year Consequence of Sound posted a feature I wrote, titled “Let’s Play Moneyball with a Summer Music Festival”. In the piece I used price quotes of popular musicians to swap out acts from the 2014 lineup of Milwaukee’s music festival Summerfest, in attempts to also make “the World’s Largest Music Festival” also the world’s best music festival (in my opinion of course). This year I wanted to do the same, in anticipation of Summerfest releasing its full lineup within the next couple months. I used the estimated budget that I calculated last year and booked a number of great and relevant acts in 2015, to show just how great Summerfest COULD be (when the festival as is, is already pretty great!).

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‘World’s Largest Music Festival’ Summerfest Kicks Off

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Photo from Summerfest.com

The Guiness World Record holding (World’s Largest Music Festival) Summerfest, kicked off last night with performances by the Arctic Monkeys, Bruno Mars, Ray Lamontagne, and Rick Springfield.

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Music Fest Moneyball

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A couple of weeks ago Consequence of Sound posted a feature titled “Let’s Play Moneyball with a Summer Music Festival” about a piece wrote by The Early Registration’s Dan Garcia. In the piece Garcia used price quotes of popular artists in music to drop and add acts to the World’s Largest Music Festival, Summerfest, located in Milwaukee, WI in attempts to also make it the world’s best music festival.

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