The organizers of 80/35 Music Festival today made their first headlining announcement for the 2015 lineup. Among the acts announced are Run the Jewels, Weezer, Wilco, Jenny Lewis and Talib Kweli. The eighth annual music festival will be held in downtown Des Moines’s Western Gateway Park on Friday and Saturday, July 10 and 11. More bands will be announced in May.
Headlining the festival Friday is Chicago alt-country act Wilco. Friday’s lineup also features indie rock musician Jenny Lewis, synth-pop group St. Lucia and Brooklyn rapper Talib Kweli. Saturday’s lineup features Weezer, hip-hop duo Run The Jewels, the funk band Lettuce and indie-rock act Cloud Nothings.
Advance one-day and two-day tickets are now on sale.
The following is the full list of acts announced in the 80/35’s first lineup announcement:
Friday, July 10
Hot Buttered Rum
Fly Golden Eagle
Saturday, July 11
Run The Jewels
Head for the Hills
Jon Wayne and the Pain
Jaden Carlson Band