Kasabian, Maximo Park added to Bumbershoot line-up

Akron/Family also on board for Seattle summer festival

Kasabian, Maximo Park, Akron/Family and Elvis Perkins in Dearland have just been added to the bill for 2009 Bumbershoot Festival.

In addition, Jason Mraz, Vivian Girls, Telekinesis and Everest will join previously announced headliners including Modest Mouse, Katy Perry, De La Soul and Sheryl Crow at the 39th annual music and arts festival, set to take place in Seattle, Washington over Labor Day Weekend (September 5-7).

Also on the bill are MSTRKRFT, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Matt And Kim, Holy F**k, Low vs Diamond, Iglu & Hartly, No Age and Gang Gang Dance.


The festival will be held at the 74-acre Seattle Center beneath Space Needle at 20 indoor and outdoor venues. It will also include visual arts exhibits from DJ Spooky, as well as the Seattle-Moscow Poster Show, and a Kids Pavilion for the younger set.

For tickets, further information and to view the complete lineup to date, visit Bumbershoot.org.

–By our Los Angeles staff.