Pickathon Adds New Acts To Lineup

Pickathon add more artists to lineup

Pickathon 2013 (aka Pickathon’s 15TH ANNIVERSARY!) is creeping closer by the day, so naturally this means there is more exciting news to share! the addition of Ty Segall, The Relatives, and Jessica Pratt to this year’s lineup! Where else but Pickathon can you find the crown prince of California garage rock on the same bill as Dallas gospel legends and a tranquil folk chanteuse?  These artists, alongside forty-four others will spread out for two sets each amongst seven dreamlike stages over three unbelievable days.

Also, today announced, PICKATHON TV! Highlighting what one could expect to encounter while at this years Pickathon, episode one is packed with amazing footage culled from the efforts of over 200 volunteers, artists, directors, and producers. A mere peek at the 2012 festival with a variety of artist interviews, shorts, and performances by Heartless Bastards, Blitzen Trapper, Thee Oh Sees, Lake Street Dive, Y La Bamba, Los Cojolites, and more!

Watch episode one, premiered today on KEXP‘s Youtube channel.



Andrew Bird

Divine Fits

The Devil Makes Three

Ty Segall**

Kurt Vile & The Violators

Sharon Van Etten

Shabazz Palaces

Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside

Vieux Farka Touré

Howe Gelb


The Felice Brothers

Tift Merritt

The Lone Bellow

Dale Watson


Wayne Hancock

Marco Benevento

Ginny Hawker

Parquet Courts

King Tuff

The Relatives**

Breathe Owl Breathe

Lake Street Dive

Lightning Dust

Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole

JD McPherson

White Fence



Jessica Pratt**

Foghorn Stringband

Shakey Graves

Caleb Klauder Country Band

Bradford Lee Folk & The Bluegrass Playboys

I Draw Slow

Leo Rondeau

Malcolm Holcombe

Pure Bathing Culture

Sturgill Simpson

Old Light

The Cactus Blossoms

Pharis & Jason Romero

Pickathon Squaredance with Caller Caroline Oakley


Diane Ferlatte

Cardboard Songsters

Cat Doorman

Circus Cascadia

Trackers Earth

** new additions



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