North Coast released their 2018 lineup returning to Union Park in Chicago on Labor Day Weekend (Aug. 31-Sept. 2).
Get ready Coasties! This years lineup involves a unique blend of, hip-hop, EDM, indie-pop, and jam bands that continues to be tailored to a wide-array of musical tastes.
The U.K.-based jazz-funk band, Jamiroquai, who played their first U.S. show since 2005 last month at Coachella, makes their way to the festival this year. Joining them is R&B chart-topper Miguel, downtempo electronica artist Gramatik, and former Swedish House Mafia members, Axwell & Ingrosso.
This year North Coast will also debut all-new daily showcases curated by industry collectives, showing off the best sounds in hip-hop, house, and beyond with DJ sets from The Cool Kids, Midnight Conspiracy (Reunion Set), and Chicago’s hip-hop blog turned multimedia company, Lyrical Lemonade, which includes rappers, MadeinTYO, Comethazine, and Warhol.SS.
Sunday features unique “versus” sets known as, “Chicago’s Most Wanted Battlegrounds.” with artists like,
- Porn and Chicken VS. 2FAC3D
- Bentley Dean VS. Steve Gerard
- Ron Carroll VS. DIZ
- Gettoblaster VS. Jerome Baker
- Apolla XO VS. Simone
- and RJ Pickens VS. Phil Rizzo
Summer’s Last Stand include a variety of other artists like, Snails, Drezo, Crywolf, Cofresi, Two Friends, Vulfpeck, RL Grime, Cashmere Cat, Mura Masa, Yellow Claw, DVSN and more.
Grab your tickets now for the low while you can!