The Northside Festival Is Coming

And it looks like it’s going to be bigger than ever this year. So far, eight showcases have been announced for the L Magazine-curated ode to North Brooklyn, which will run from June 13-20, if you include the film festival. If they’re any indicator, this will be the biggest and best Northside Festival yet:

Thursday, June 13
Swans, Chelsea Wolfe at The Warsaw
Iceage, Lower at Music Hall of Williamsburg

Friday, June 14
Black Flag, The Men, The Netherlands, Good For You at The Warsaw

Saturday, June 15
Good For You, Greg Ginn & Royal We and Cinema Cinema at The Grand Victory
Merchandise, Milk Music and Destruction Unit at 285 Kent
Son Volt at Music Hall of Williamsburg

Sunday, June 16
Why? at Music Hall of Williamsburg
Lambchop at The Warsaw

For the fifth year in a row, Northside Music (June 13-16) is bringing you 350 bands in a span of four dizzying days in nearly every music venue across Williamsburg and Greenpoint (and some secret surprise spots too). Badges go on sale on Friday, February 22, so come back soon!

Be sure to check back here often, we’ll be updating our Northside listings every day. Early bird festival badges go on sale on Friday at discounted rates. Music badges are just $65, while badges to NExT (the tech and entrepreneurship conference) will run you $190. The film badge is just $25, or you can score tickets to everything for the early bird price of $235.