Capitol Hill Block Party Announces Lineup, Pre-Sale Info

Sasquatch, Sub Pop 20 and Bumbershoot just aren't enough for Washington; the state also is home to the annual Capitol Hill Block Party. This year's festivities will mark the 11th, and are going to be taking place July 25 and 26 at Broadway & Pike Street in Seattle. If you want to go, be sure to pick up your $18 day tickets/$34 weekend passes starting April 18. You can get them from, Rudy's barber shops, select QFCS, Moe Bar and by calling 1-800-325-SEAT. Proceeds from the event will go to Home Alive, which encourages violence prevention, and The Vera Project, a youth run all ages venue and recording studio in Seattle.

Can't wait until April 18? A special pre-sale is taking place now here, and the password is BLOCKPARTY. More bands and DJs will be announced soon, so in the meantime check out the confirmed lineup.

Capitol Hill Block Party 2008
Vampire Weekend
The Hold Steady
Les Savy Fav
Girl Talk
Kimya Dawson
The Dodos
Jay Retarded
Darker My Love
The Hands
The Builders and the Butchers
Velella Velella
Past Lives
Black Eyes and Neckties
Champagne Champagne
Pwrfl Power
The Physics
Man Plus
Little Party and Bad Business

Capitol Hill Block Party

Capitol Hill Block Party Announces Lineup, Pre-Sale Info