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Noise Pop 2012: 20 Years in Posters

Posted: February 8, 2012 in News
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Noise Pop celebrates its 20th birthday in 2012, and its lineup once again features the expert curation of fresh-faced artists that we’ve come to expect: Die AntwoordBleachedGrimes and oOoOO are among the names that hit the scene recently and started making waves in a hurry. But there’s a hidden story in Noise Pop’s 2012 lineup – a slick tribute, on this notable anniversary, to its rich 20-year history of highlighting these acts on the rise. One need only look to the veterans returning to the festival’s lineup for 2012.

Of course, there’s headliner Flaming Lips, whose “Boombox Experiment” at Noise Pop 1998 provided a glimpse of the band that would establish themselves the kings of psychedelia in the following years. Archers of Loaf played Noise Pop in 1997. Imperial Teen, 1999. Built to Spill, while not technically Noise Pop alums, have been around longer…

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Noise Pop 2012

We just posted the initial lineup for Noise Pop 2012; it had barely rolled off our fingertips before round two landed in our inbox. We’ll keep this quick: The Dodos, Wye Oak and Talkdemonic are among the highlights of the second lineup announcement. Latest additions are below:

20 Minute Loop
Bare Wires
Big Freedia
Brilliant Colors
Carlos Forster
Chapter 24
Dirty Ghosts
Talkdemonic
The Dodos
The Soft Pack
Tyler Lyle
Wye Oak
Yalls

And if you missed it, here’s the initial lineup (a.k.a. the rest of what we know so far), with some notable old-school appearances from Archers of Loaf and Built to Spill:

Archers of Loaf
Bleached
Born Gold
Budos Band
Built to Spill
Christie Front Drive
Craig Finn
Cursive
Die Antwoord
Disappears
Grimes
Imperial Teen
Laura Veirs & The Hall of Flames
Laura Veirs & the Tumble Bees
Mount Moriah
oOoOO
Pickwick
Porter Robinson
Surfer Blood
Taxes

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