NXNE announces Future Islands and Pusha T

Third (but not final) programming announcement promises more star acts for Toronto's biggest festival


It’s official: NXNE has solidified its third (but not final) round of programming, adding some of the festival’s most exciting names yet. Baltimore synth-pop trio Future Islands and their outstanding, growling frontman, Samuel T. Herring Rick James-inspired, Bay Area neo mack rapper 100s the G.O.O.D. music emcee with one of 2013’s hottest records, Pusha T and hip-hop producer extraordinaire AraabMuzik join an already stellar lineup featuring St. Vincent, Spoon, Danny Brown and Rhye.

Other performers announced today include Jacques Greene, Autre Ne Veut, Tobacco, Evian Christ, The Joel Plaskett Emergency, Felice Brothers, Alejandro Escovedo, Kirin J Callinan, Zeus, Crystal Stilts and Typhoon.

June can’t come fast enough. For a complete list of participating artists, see NXNE.com. Or, for a WAY MORE FUN way to see a very comrehensive one, see this video.

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