The daily band lineup for the second annual Kanrocksas Music & Arts Festival has been announced. The heartland’s newest major music festival--Kanrocksas--Friday, June 28 and Saturday, June 29 at the Kansas Speedway® in Kansas City, KS--will feature performances from some of the biggest names in alternative rock, EDM, hip-hop, punk and folk, including: Tiësto, Fun., Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Passion Pit, MGMT, Kendrick Lamar, The Avett Brothers, Pretty Lights, Imagine Dragons, Miguel, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, She & Him, Empire of the Sun, Sublime with Rome, Zeds Dead, Descendents and many more across four main stages. The daily performance lineup is as follows:
Fun., The Avett Brothers, Pretty Lights, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Empire of the Sun, Imagine Dragons, She & Him, Killer Mike, Sublime with Rome, Miguel, Flosstradamus, Danny Brown, Madeon, A-Trak, Borgore, Capital Cities, Churchill, Savoy, Dropkick Murphys, Family of the Year, Yeasayer, Mimosa, Delta Rae, Grouplove, Robert Delong, Congorock, Anna Lenoe, Caitlin Rose, Jantsen, Maximum Hedrum
Tiësto, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Kendrick Lamar, Zed’s Dead, MGMT, Passion Pit, Langhorne Slim, Polyphonic Spree, Air Dubai, Rusko, T-Pain, Mord Fustang, Descendents, Grimes, Crookers, Machine Gun Kelly, Trinidad Jame$, Baauer, ZZ Ward, Action Bronson, Son Volt, Tommy Trash, Twenty One Pilots, Empires, Camera Obscura, Blondfire, Hopsin, Clockwork, Destructo, Empires, Low Riderz, Manufactured Superstars, The Knocks, Three LocoSingle-day tickets for Kanrocksas go on sale Monday, May 20 at 10:00 AM ET/CT/PT. Friday and Saturday tickets will be available for just $99.00 each. Weekend tickets (for Friday and Saturday) are still available for $175.00 with camping packages $25.00. A limited amount of VIP experience tickets are available. The VIP ticket, includes a private parking area and entry into the festival, a locker to store valuables and access to exclusive, elevated viewing areas with perfect sight-lines at two main stages, the “Chill Lounge,” a shaded seating area w/private bar, air-conditioned premium restrooms, a VIP food program and much more. For more details on all packages and to purchase tickets, visit: www.kanrocksas.com. [youtube id="j8eOTr2b9Dk" width="620" height="360"] The goal of Kanrocksas is to bring a top-tier international music festival to the heart of the country for a perfect midwest summer night’s dream. The festival features a global music, art, camping and cultural experience with a world-class curated selection of the current EDM, alternative/indie rock, hip-hop, punk, R&B, pop and folk artists that are defining modern rock at this moment. From the beginning, Kanrocksas has set itself apart with an artistic spirit. Watch the full lineup clip, featuring artist John Bukaty: http://www.kanrocksas.com/media/videos/37441/50521. Due to the size of the festival grounds, Kanrocksas fans can expect Hot Air balloon rides, a Ferris Wheel, Live Painting and Art installations from renowned artists: Norton Wisdom, See One and John Bukaty, a giant water slide, Bungee jumping trampolines, Live dancers-fire-tossers, burlesque performers, 3-D Projection mapping for an immersive visual experience as well as Kansas City’s world-renowned gourmet food trucks and a massive beer garden featuring a vast selection of microbrews and other libations. The Kanrocksas Music & Arts Festival is located at Kansas Speedway in the heart of the burgeoning Village West area of Kansas City. With its striking landscape including wide boulevards, beautiful green parks, fantastic architecture and world-class museums, Kansas City has repeatedly ranked as one of America’s top travel destinations in Travel and Leisure magazine. Popular diversions include a vibrant local arts scene, several James Beard recognized restaurants, and an ever-expanding microbrewery scene which includes the Boulevard Brewing Company, Missouri’s largest independent brewery. Boasting more than 100 barbecue restaurants in the metro area, Kansas City is internationally known for its barbeque. The city’s restaurants are listed at the top of the Zagat guide and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain routinely mentions the local eateries on his Travel Channel TV show “Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations” and in his best-selling book 13 Places You Must Eat Before You Die. The city also boasts the fastest internet speeds in the country, courtesy of the groundbreaking Google Fiber project.