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Lucy Dacus, Death Cab For Cutie To Play Decemberists' Travelers' Rest Fest
If you're a music fan who will be in the Northwest in early August — or if you're plotting a summer vacation in that area — there's a potential music festival destination you might want to check out.
GRAMMY nominees the Decemberists will host their second annual Travelers' Rest festival Aug. 4–5 in singer Colin Meloy's hometown of Missoula, Mont. The lineup will not only feature headlining sets from Meloy & Co. on each night, but appearances by Mavis Staples, Lucy Dacus, Tune-Yards, Death Cab For Cutie, and Wilco's Jeff Tweedy.
Taking place Big Sky Brewing Company Amphitheater, the festival will also feature performances from Whitney, Parquet Courts, Tinariwen, I'm With Her, and Waxahatchee, with more to be announced at a later date.
Announcing the lineup for @travelersrestfest, a weekend of music presented by @thedecemberists. The Decemberists will be headlining both days of the festival, once again playing two unique sets, with other confirmed artists announced including @deathcabforcutie, #JeffTweedy, @mavisstaples, @tuneyards, @whitneyband, #ParquetCourts, @tinariwen, @imwithherband, @waxa_katie and @lucydacus. Additional artists will be announced later this spring. Tickets are on sale now for both 2-day General Admission and 2-day VIP. Link in bio. #TravelersRest #BigSkyBrewingCo #Montana #Missoula
The Decemberists are set to drop a new studio album, I'll Be Your Girl, on March 16. The quintet will undertake a tour in support of the LP, which kicks of March 22 in Pomona, Calif.
Travelers' Rest festival tickets, including VIP packages, are on sale now.