Preview: San Francisco popfest 2011

The lineup for this year’s annual Memorial Day weekend festival has already been announced, with a mix of bigger-than-usual names and local weird-pop acts headlining shows at the Rickshaw Stop, Hemlock, Cafe Du Nord, and Dolores Park between May 25th and the 29th. Some highlights of this year’s lineup include Seattleite three-piece Seapony, who recently signed with the Subpop label spin-off  Hardly Art and will be dropping their debut album Go With Me at month’s end; post-punk punk locals Terry Malts; Virgina duo Eternal Summers; and local (as in me) favorites  Dominant Legs and The Mantles.

$60 will buy you entry into all shows… a marginal discount on if you purchased tickets to each show individually.

Full Lineup:
14 Iced Bears
Allo Darlin’
The Art Museums
The Beets
Blackbird Blackbird
The Black Ryder
Dominant Legs
English Singles
Eternal Summers
Kids on a Crime Spree
Let’s Whisper
The June Brides (Phil Wilson)
The Lucksmiths (Mark Monnone)
The Mantles
The Motifs
The Panduhs
Sea Lions
The Smittens
Sweater Girls
Terry Malts
The Undertones
Devon Williams
White Arrows
Wolf Feet

Seapony // Dreaming

Eternal Summers // Pure Affection

Terry Malts //  Distracted

Dominant Legs // Clawing Out At the Walls

The Mantles //  Cascades

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