5th Annual Roots Picnic Announcement
The Roots have announced the line-up for the 5th annual Roots Picnic. In this corner: The Roots, Kid Cudi, De La Soul (backed by The Roots!), Wale, Major Lazer, Diplo, St. Vincent, The Tune-Yards, Danny Brown, Shabazz Palaces, Moosh & Twist, Flosstradamus, Stretch Armstrong, The Hood Internet, Star Slinger, Mr. MFN Exquire, Kids These Days, Chill Moody, DJ Diamond Kuts and hold up–were gonna need some more stages.
Its all going off on June 2nd and 3rd at the festival pier at Penns Landing in Philadelphia, PA. If the names printed above are not incentive enough, you may recall some of the mind-bendingly good performances that happened last year. We Do.
Now, heres the important bit: Tickets will be available in an exclusive pre-sale offer tomorrow, Thursday March 15th, from 10 am-10pm. To take advantage, go to Ticketmaster via the links below and use the password “picnic” to get tickets for Saturday, Sunday or a specially-priced 2-day pass. (And for Philly residents: tickets are service-charge free at the TLA box office on South St.)