Death Cab, Wyclef Jean join Voodoo Experience
10th edition set for late October in New OrleansNEW YORK -- Death Cab for Cutie, Erykah Badu, Wyclef Jean, Panic at the Disco, Joss Stone, Lupe Fiasco and Dashboard Confessional are among the top names joining headliners R.E.M., Nine Inch Nails and Stone Temple Pilots at the 10th Voodoo Experience, to be held Oct. 24-26 at New Orleans' City Park.
The event will also feature performances by DeVotchKa, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, Cold War Kids, Ghostland Observatory, Joseph Arthur, Old 97's, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, the reunited Shudder to Think, the Gutter Twins, Thievery Corporation, Tokyo Police Club and Man Man.
Among the dozens of local and/or nonrock acts set to appear the Neville Brothers (making their first appearance at Voodoo Experience), the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Irving Mayfield's New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, the New Orleans Bingo! Show, Ozomatli with Chali 2na, the Blind Boys of Alabama, Kermit Ruffins, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, the Iguanas, Bonerama, Marc Broussard and King Britt, the latter staging a tribute to local legend Sister Gertrude Morgan.
Weekend passes priced at $115 go on sale Monday. Three-day VIP passes will also available for $450.