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Summerfest releases 2018 lineup with more than one hundred headlining artists

Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance announced the 2018 headliner lineup nationally, for this year’s music festival, on Billboard.com.

From pop to hip hop, country to EDM, reggae to classic rock, the 2018 lineup stays true to Summerfest’s roots, offering something for every music fan. Featuring entertainment 12 hours a day for 11 days on 12 stages, with more than 800 acts, Summerfest continues to earn its reputation as The World’s Largest Music Festival.

“Summerfest offers the most diverse lineup available anywhere and we could not be more excited to announce this incredible lineup for 2018. With everything from classic rock to hip hop – and everything in between – there is something for everyone over the 11 days of Summerfest,” said Don Smiley, President and CEO of Milwaukee World Festival, Inc. “And, our ticket prices defy the industry standard. After 50 years in business, Summerfest continues to offer a world-class experience at an unbelievable value.”

Dates, times and stage locations as well as additional headliners will be announced in the coming weeks.

Summerfest 2018 Headliners also include:

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  • Marshmello
  • Kesha
  • The Flaming Lips
  • Foster the People
  • Jethro Tull
  • Kaleo
  • Louis the Child
  • Grizzly Bear
  • Yonder Mountain String Band
  • Buddy Guy
  • Maze featuring Frankie Beverly
  • O.A.R.
  • Machine Gun Kelly
  • Brett Young
  • Judah & The Lion
  • Social Distortion
  • Rick Springfield
  • Trace Adkins
  • Black Violin
  • Trampled by Turtles
  • Boz Scaggs
  • Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real
  • Howard Jones
  • The Crystal Method
  • Xavier Omär
  • Medasin
  • The Edgar Winter Group
  • Maxi Priest
  • Carlie Hanson
  • Great White
  • Savannah Conley
  • Lynch Mob
  • Lit
  • Drivin N Cryin
  • Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers
  • Chris Lane
  • Wishbone Ash
  • Bay Ledges
  • The O’My’s
  • The Wombats
  • CADE
  • Caroline Rose
  • Sunflower Bean
  • Little Feather
  • Lil Uzi Vert
  • Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
  • Pixies
  • Billy Currington
  • Tory Lanez
  • The Neighbourhood
  • PHANTOGRAM
  • Spoon
  • The Fray
  • Kane Brown
  • Cheat Codes
  • Jon Batiste with The Dap-Kings
  • Timeflies
  • Benjamin Booker
  • Víctor Manuelle
  • Gavin DeGraw
  • DJ Jazzy Jeff
  • Buckcherry
  • Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo
  • Gin Blossoms
  • Bishop Briggs
  • Sugar Hill Gang and Grandmaster
  • Melle Mel & Scorpio Furious 5
  • Michael Franti & Spearhead
  • High Valley
  • Hurray for The Riff Raff
  • The Wild Feathers
  • Joywave
  • Devin Dawson
  • Candlebox
  • Matthew Sweet
  • Pop Evil
  • Welshly Arms
  • The James Hunter Six
  • Meat Puppets
  • A Flock of Seagulls
  • Under the Streetlamp
  • Alien Ant Farm
  • Jimmie Allen
  • John Németh
  • Liza Anne
  • Men I Trust
  • Abby Jeanne
  • Too Many Zooz
  • M A L O
  • Steven Tyler
  • Alesso
  • Greta Van Fleet
  • Janelle Monae
  • Kip Moore
  • Rachel Platten
  • Cheap Trick
  • BØRNS
  • HELLYEAH
  • Slightly Stoopid
  • Chromeo
  • GoldLink
  • Nelly
  • Capital Cities
  • George Thorogood & The Destroyers
  • Echosmith
  • Mayer Hawthorne
  • P.O.D.
  • Party Favor
  • Hunter Hayes
  • Anderson East
  • The Soul Rebels
  • Plain White T’s
  • Lissie
  • Knox Fortune
  • Phil Vassar
  • CVBZ
  • Jonny Lang
  • Walker Hayes
  • Nick Lowe featuring Los Straitjackets
  • The Posies
  • Molly Hatchet
  • Fastball
  • Cornerstones of Rock
  • Dead Horses
  • Andreas Moss
  • Jake Rose
  • Walter Trout
  • Justin Caruso
  • Soccer Mommy
  • Waker
  • MILCK
  • Alex Guthrie

Milwaukee World Festival, Inc.

Milwaukee World Festival, Inc.

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