Music lovers, rejoice! The 31st annual CMJ Music Marathon and Film Festival is back and bigger than ever. From October 18-22, around 900 bands (!!!) will be performing at over 80 of NYC's greatest venues. CMJ's five jam-packed days will also include over 70 informative panels with renowned industry speakers, cutting-edge film screenings, exclusive parties, and more.
Just a few bands from this year's CMJ music lineup include: Wild Flag, Dum Dum Girls, CSS, Neon Indian, Metronomy, Gang Gang Dance, Portugal. The Man, Cloud Nothings, Shonen Knife, Zola Jesus, Talib Kweli, Art Vs. Science.
BUST Magazine is one of CMJ 2011's media partners, so be sure to pick up a free copy of our newest issue at the event!
Click here for all badge options and prices. Badge preregistration is available on CMJ's website until October 14th.
Visit cmj.com/marathon for details about this year's festival, including the full lineup of bands, films, and panels.
Dum Dum Girls photograph courtesy of Sub Pop Records.