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North Coast Music Festival Thu Aug 15 2013

North Coast Music Festival Schedule Announced

This just in! North Coast Music Festival finally announced the finalized schedule of its 4th annual gathering, returning to Union Park on Labor Day weekend. For several months, music fans across Chicago and the greater Midwest have anticipated which artists they can catch at the fest, but now they can begin to hash out their day-to-day game plans and create their own custom schedule. One of the toughest decisions comes at the very end of the festival, during the final performances on Sunday. Legendary hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan plays at the same time as popular "jamtronica" band Lotus. Though it may be a difficult call for many, it can also serve as a welcome reminder of the musical diversity that NCMF has to offer.

General admission three-day passes sold out last week, but there are still limited amounts of three-day VIP passes and single day tickets available. There are also plenty of tickets left for the myriad of official NCMF after parties. Except for The Disco Biscuits show at Concord Music Hall, which went like hot cakes, selling out in just a few short days after the tickets were initially released. For those who plan to attend any late night shows, the good news there will be plenty of time to regain your strength, as the music doesn't resume on the festival grounds until 1:30pm the following afternoon.

 
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