of Montreal, School of Seven Bells & More Confirmed for 2012 Culture Collide, $20 Wristbands On Sale
Posted on May 8, 2012
• International Music and Art Festival Presented by S.O.Terik Confirmed for Oct. 4-7, 2012
• Limited Number of $20 Wristbands Available for Purchase at Ticket Web
LOS ANGELES, CA (May 8, 2012) – FILTER Magazine’s third annual Culture Collide Festival will return to Los Angeles this October 4-7, bringing four days of incredible music, art, film and more to Echo Park. As one of the most buzzed about festivals of the fall season, Culture Collide will welcome performances by of Montreal (US), Junip (Sweden), School of Seven Bells (US), Clinic (United Kingdom), Penguin Prison (US), Class Actress (US), John Talabot (Live) (Spain), Dean Wareham Plays Galaxie 500 (US), Breakestra (US) Tribes (United Kingdom), American Royalty (US), Moss (Netherlands), The Standards (Thailand), The Kavanaghs (Argentina), and Marit Larsen (Norway), with many more to be announced soon.
“The Culture Collide festival has always been dedicated to bringing good music from all over the world to Los Angeles, and in our third year, we’re creating something bigger and better than ever, while still keeping it affordable to attend,” said Alan Miller, co-founder and co-publisher of FILTER Magazine. “The festival really is all about introducing people to a wide range of quality music, celebrating the cultural melting pot that this city embraces, and creating an experience like no other.”
This year’s four-day festival will celebrate the convergence of cultures upon Los Angeles by welcoming artists from across the globe. Festival attendees will experience full-band live performances as well as intimate acoustic sets, film screenings, and happy hours featuring free food and drinks from around the world at a variety of venues.
City Councilmember Eric Garcetti, who represents the Echo Park neighborhood of Los Angeles
adds, "It's great to welcome Culture Collide back to Echo Park for another year of fantastic music and fun."
The 2012 Culture Collide Festival will take place on ten unique Los Angeles stages and will wrap up with an all-day block party on Sunday, October 7th.
A limited number of Culture Collide festival wristbands are now available, priced at just $20 at Ticket Web. Wristbands have sold out the past two years, and with many more artists to be announced in the coming weeks, early wristband purchase is strongly recommended.
FILTER Magazine’s Culture Collide Festival is presented by S.O.Terik. Additional sponsors include Slacker Radio, Onitsuka Tiger and AquaHydrate. Promotional partners include The City of Echo Park, LA Weekly and KCRW (89.9FM and KCRW.com).
Additional details on participating countries, artist line up, and festival activities will be announced in the coming weeks. For the most updated information on FILTER Magazine’s Culture Collide, please visit culturecolide.com and follow FILTER Magazine on Facebook and Twitter. You can also follow FILTER Magazine on Instagram, username @FILTERMagazine.
FILTER Magazine’s Culture Collide Festival is produced by FILTER Creative Group, LLC.