The Flaming Lips
PopMatters is proud to announce that we are one of the sponsors of the brand-spankin’ new Monolith Festival to be held this September just outside Denver, Colorado in the gorgeous Red Rocks amphitheatre. Red Rocks is one of the finest live music venues in the country and the festival will be offering a premium experience to festival goers along with a rock-solid musical line-up.
Here are the official details…
The Monolith Festival will debut September 14 and 15 at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. Monolith marks the first ever multi-day, multi-stage festival at Colorado’s world-renowned Red Rocks Amphitheatre.
Confirmed thus far are: The Flaming Lips, CAKE, The Decemberists, Kings of Leon, Spoon, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Ghostland Observatory, Brian Jonestown Massacre, Juliette and the Licks, Flosstradamus, Kid Sister, Cloud Cult, Earl Greyhound, Das EFX, The Broken West, Yacht, Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Bob Log III, Lords of the Underground, Mobius Band, Ra Ra Riot, Minus Story, Otis Gibbs and many others still to be announced.
Hosting 50-plus bands on five stages, and surrounded by breathtaking natural rock formations and premium facility amenities, Monolith promises an exceptional and intimate (only 9,000 tickets will be sold) festival experience sure to go down in rock history.
Tickets go on sale on Saturday, June 2nd at 10 am MST at all Ticketmaster outlets and at www.ticketmaster.com.
For additional information visit www.monolithfestival.com.
Stay tuned to this space for further updates.
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