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Governors Ball Releases 2015 Lineup: Drake, MMJ, Deadmau5 +more


Governors Ball just dropped their 2015 lineup and, wow, it’s a pretty diverse affair! The NYC festival is definitely making their case to be an east coast Coachella of sorts as Drake, Black Keys, Lana Del Rey, Florence & The Machine, Deadmau5, My Morning Jacket and Bjork take over some of the top spots on the lineup.

As I scroll down the lineup, a few other names pop out:

The alt-country of Sturgill Simpson and Strand of Oaks.

The acclaimed reggae sounds of Chronixx.

The avant-electronica of Rustie and Kaytranada alongside bigger hitters like Flying Lotus and SBTRKT.

The War On Drugs and Tame Impala for the critically acclaimed indie-rockers.

Hot Chip, Rudimental and Gorgon City for the live-EDM schtick. Weird Al Yankovic for the lawlz.

Atmosphere, Bishop Nehru, and – yes – Drake for the hip-hop crowd.

I think they did a killer job with this one. Unfortunately, it IS the same weekend as Mountain Jam, so tri-state area homies will have to pick their poison.


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