The schedule of showcases for the CMJ Music Marathon 2015 has been announced and features over 1,000 artists performing in over 70 venues across New York City from October 13 – 17, 2015. Panda Bear, Perfect Pussy, Tobias Jesso Jr, Kamasi Washington, BØRNS, Titus Andronicus, Ex Hex were announced as CMJ performers earlier this month. Newly added musicians confirmed to perform at the conference include heavy shoegazers Nothing; Swedish psych-rockers Dungen; guitarist/singer Jessica Lea Mayfield who released her Elliott Smith cover album with Seth Avett earlier this year; Brooklyn trio and Tobias Jesso Jr-tourmates Wet; Oberhofer, who brings his psych-pop with orchestral flourish; Animal Collective tribesmen Deakin & more. For the full artist line-up and showcase schedule, visit bit.ly/cmj15sched.
Rough Trade in Williamsburg is the official Brooklyn hang spot of CMJ 2015. Stop by the store throughout the week and flash your badge for 10% off selected merch, grab a coffee, and take a moment to relax before heading out to the evening’s shows. And after the evening showcases are done, badgeholders can head to CMJ Late-Nite Breakfast at Baby’s All Right in Williamsburg, Tuesday through Saturday nights.
Celebrating its 35th year, CMJ Music Marathon is working to change both the content and format of the modern day music conference, and returns to New York City October 13 – 17, 2015. Newly headquartered at Dream Downtown, this year will see five nonstop days and nights of live performances in New York City’s greatest venues, in addition to the four days of conference events with renowned speakers. Look for additional artists and daytime programming to be announced in the coming weeks.
CMJ Conference Badges are available now and includes access to the daytime programming and showcases. CMJ badges and Show Passes are available for purchase now at http://tktwb.tw/1Nod8JZ.
CMJ also just launched the 2015 CMJ Music Marathon App. The CMJ Music Marathon 2015 app is streamlined and intuitive, designed to put an entire citys worth of bands and venues at your fingertips. Download it now via iTunes and Google Play.
CMJ Music Marathon 2015 – Current Artist Line-up
Acid Dad * Allday * Arrows Of Love * Aurelia Smith * Bad Veins * Balthazar * BØRNS * British India * Car Seat Headrest * Catfish and The Bottlemen * Creepoid * Crooked Colours * Deakin * Death By Unga Bunga * Dent May * Destruction Unit * Diet Cig * DRINKS * Dungen * Empress Of * Eternal Summers * Ex Hex * Foxes In Fiction * Frankie Cosmos * Fraser A. Gorman * Glass Animals * Hockey Dad * Image Man * Jamie N Commons * Jessica Lea Mayfield * JPNSGRLS * Juan Wauters * Kaitlyn * Kasami Washington * Kero Kero Bonito * LACED * LODRO * Lontalius * Marlon Williams * Mega Bug * Mercury Rev * METHYL ETHYL * Michael Rault * Motion City Soundtrack * Motopony * Nai Harvest * Neon Indian * Ngaiire * Nothing * Oberhofer * Panda Bear * PC Worship * Perfect Pussy * Pinact * Pompeya * Protomartyr * Potty Mouth * Quilt * Saint Pé * Shannon And The Clams * Sheer Agony * Sheer Mag * Small Houses * Son Little * Sunbeam Sound Machine * Surf Rock Is Dead * The Babe Rainbow * The Big Moon * The Henry Millers * The Joy Formidable * The Men * The Present * The Prettiots * The Wonder Years * The Word * Titus Andronicus * Tobias Jesso Jr. * Vomitface * Walking Shapes * Wet * Wet Leather * WOMPS * and many more…
For additional information on CMJ, visit: cmj.com/marathon.