Bumbershoot 2013 Lineup: Death Cab for Cutie Headlining, Playing ‘Transatlanticism’ in Full
The lineup for the 2013 edition of Bumbershoot, set for the Seattle Center from Aug. 31 through Sept. 2, has been revealed, with Death Cab for Cutie, MGMT, Alt-J, Tegan & Sara and the Breeders as just a few of the main attractions scheduled to take the stage over the Labor Day weekend. The lineup is eclectic, but something else makes this event special, and it involves Death Cab!
Not only will frontman Ben Gibbard return to his main band DCfC after spending his summer vacation performing with his reunited Postal Service project, but he’ll lead the group in a performing their ‘Transatlanticism’ album in full.
The rest of the bill is rounded out by a variety of acts, including Crystal Castles, Kendrick Lamar, Deerhunter, Bassnectar, Matt & Kim, Icona Pop, Superchunk, Ra Ra Riot, Washed Out, the Zombies and more.
For tickets and information on this Pacific Northwest event, click here. Hopefully it won’t rain. Even if it does, the lineup might be worth getting soaked for.