FYF Fest Gets Missy Elliott, Frank Ocean, Nine Inch Nails for 2017 Edition
Björk, A Tribe Called Quest, Erykah Badu, Iggy Pop, Solange and more will also perform
Published Mar 21, 2017L.A.'s FYF Fest is entering its 14th year of noisemaking this year, and to celebrate the occasion, organizers have lifted the curtain on the fest's impressive 2017 lineup.
Topping the bill this year is Missy Elliott with her only scheduled performance of 2017, followed by Björk, Frank Ocean, Nine Inch Nails, A Tribe Called Quest, Erykah Bady, Iggy Pop, Solange, Run the Jewels, Flying Lotus, Anderson .Paak and the Free Nationals, MGMT and Nicolas Jaar. Hannibal Buress will also be on hand to headline the return of comedy to the festival for the first time since 2013.
The bill also includes Slowdive, Angel Olsen, Little Dragon, Kehlani, Majid Jordan, King Krule, 6LACK, Sleep, Thundercat, Cap'n Jazz (who are reuniting again), the Drums, Mura Masa, Ty Segall, Blonde Redhead (who will be performing their beloved A Melody of Certain Damaged Lemons), BADBADNOTGOOD, Arca, Tiday, S U R V I V E, Whitney, Mitski, Moses Sumney and more.
You can see the list of all the performers below.
FYF Fest takes place from July 21 to 23 at Exposition Park in Los Angeles. Weekend festival passes are available for $299 plus fees, while weekend VIP passes can be had for $549 plus fees. Both are on sale this Friday (March 24) at 12 p.m. PDT. Full ticketing information can be found through the festival's official website.
FYF Fest 2017 lineup:
A Tribe Called Quest
Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals
Blonde Redhead (performing A Melody of Certain Damaged Lemons)
Horse Meat Disco
John Talabot (DJ)
Motor City Drum Ensemble
Nine Inch Nails
Run the Jewels
Seun Kuti & Egypt 80
The Black Madonna
Thee Oh Sees