TWEET IT! Just announced! @wxpnfm adds @gracepotter, @george_ezra, @wailers and @Indigo_Girls to Sunday's #XPNFest Lineup! http://xpnfest.org/
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WXPN ADDS SUNDAY SBC SHOW WITH GRACE POTTER,
GEORGE EZRA, AND THE WAILERS TO 2015 FESTIVAL,
ADDS INDIGO GIRLS TO WIGGINS PARK LINEUP
Reserved seat tickets for the Susquehanna Bank Center show go on sale Friday, April 17 at noon
PHILADELPHIA (APRIL 14, 2015) - Today WXPN, the nationally-recognized leader in Triple A (Adult Album Alternative) music and noncommercial radio service of the University of Pennsylvania, and promoter Live Nation announced additions to the Sunday lineup at the 2015 XPoNential Music Festival Presented by Subaru. GRACE POTTER, GEORGE EZRA, and THE WAILERS will perform at the Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden, NJ on Sunday, July 26. In addition, INDIGO GIRLS join the Sunday Wiggins Park lineup. Reserved tickets for the GRACE POTTER/GEORGE EZRA/THE WAILERS concert at the Susquehanna Bank Center will be made available to WXPN members via an online pre-sale this Thursday, April 16 starting at 10_a.m. Reserved tickets for the general public will be available this Friday, April 17 starting at noon through Livenation.com, the Live Nation box office, at the Susquehanna Bank Center, and by phone at 1-800-745-3000.
The three-day XPoNential Music Festival returns to the Camden, NJ waterfront from Friday, July 24 through Sunday, July 26 featuring performances at both Wiggins Park and the Susquehanna Bank Center. With the addition of GRACE POTTER, GEORGE EZRA, THE WAILERS, and INDIGO GIRLS, the festival lineup by day is as follows (subject to change):
FRI JULY 24
The Word (Robert Randolph, John Medeski, North Mississippi Allstars)
Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear
Lost Bayou Ramblers
SAT JULY 25
My Morning Jacket*
First Aid Kit
Fly Golden Eagle
Vita and the Woolf
SUN JULY 26
The Lone Bellow
*Performing at Susquehanna Bank Center
TICKETS AND PASSES
New and renewing WXPN members who pledge $25 a month will receive two 3-DAY GO EVERYWHERE PASSES that include lawn admission to the MY MORNING JACKET/ST. VINCENT show at the Susquehanna Bank Center on Saturday, July 25 and GRACE POTTER/GEORGE EZRA/THE WAILERS show at the Susquehanna Bank Center on Sunday, July 26 plus the ongoing benefits of WXPN membership that include free beverages and artist meet-and-greets at Wiggins Park during the XPoNential Music Festival.
Anyone who becomes a WXPN member at $6 a month or more can purchase a 3-DAY GO EVERYWHERE PASS at the early bird price of $65 (early bird price for non-members is $130). Pledges can be made by calling 1-800-565-WXPN or online.
Also available is the 1-DAY KIDS PASS (for ages 2 through 12) at $5 (good for entry any one day at Wiggins, Garden, Saturday, July 25 or Sunday, July 26, and Susquehanna Bank Center lawn Saturday, July 25 or Sunday, July 26 when accompanied by a 3-Day Go Everywhere Pass holder. Passes are available at XPNFEST.org
Tickets for reserved seats at the Susquehanna Bank Center show on Saturday, July 25 with MY MORNING JACKET/ST. VINCENT are available now at Livenation.com and do not include access to Wiggins Park shows and activities.
Available April 17:
Starting at noon on Friday, April 17, reserved seats for GRACE POTTER/GEORGE EZRA/ THE WAILERS at the Susquehanna Bank Center on Sunday, July 26 will be available at Livenation.com, the Live Nation box office, at the Susquehanna Bank Center, and by phone at 1-800-745-3000. Reserved seat tickets are $45/$35/$25 and do not include access to Wiggins Park.
Available starting July 14:
Pending availability, on Tuesday, July 14, the 1-DAY WIGGINS & GARDEN PASS will be available at $30 for WXPN members and $60 for the general public (these do not include access to Susquehanna Bank Center shows on Saturday, July 25 or Sunday, July 26). Passes area available at XPNFEST.org.
Prices for the 3-DAY GO EVERYWHERE PASS go up on Tuesday, July 14 to $75 for WXPN members and $150 for general public.
ABOUT THE XPONENTIAL MUSIC FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY SUBARU
Now in its 11th year at Wiggins Park and its fourth year at the adjacent Susquehanna Bank Center, the XPoNential Music Festival is produced in partnership with the Camden County Board of Freeholders and features a lineup of established and up-and-coming artists heard on the award-winning Philadelphia public radio station, along with a variety of family-friendly activities throughout the festival.
Wiggins Park is located on the Camden Waterfront, between the Adventure Aquarium and the Susquehanna Bank Center, and features a promenade along the Delaware River with spectacular views of the river and Philadelphia skyline, a natural amphitheatre for great sound, easy access to public transportation, lush open green spaces and the nearby Adventure Aquarium.
For more information or to access festival archives, visit the XPoNential Music Festival website at www.xpnfest.org
WXPN, the nationally recognized leader in Triple A radio and the premier guide for discovering new and significant artists in rock, blues, roots and folk, is the non-commercial, member-supported radio service of the University of Pennsylvania. WXPN produces World Cafe®public radio’s most popular program of popular music hosted by David Dye and syndicated by NPR, and the Peabody Award-winning Kids Corner hosted by Kathy O’Connell. WXPN also produces XPoNential Radio on XPN2 stream as its secondary radio channel in HD. WXPN serves the greater Philadelphia area at 88.5 FM, the Lehigh Valley at 104.9, Worton/Baltimore at 90.5 FM, Lancaster/York at 88.7 FM, Harrisburg at 99.7 FM and the world via online streaming at XPN.org.
ABOUT LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation Management and Live Nation Media/Sponsorship. For additional information, visit www.livenation.com/investors.
ABOUT SUSQUEHANNA BANK CENTER
The Susquehanna Bank Center is the premier outdoor venue in the Philadelphia metro area to catch the summer's hottest touring acts. The Susquehanna Bank Center box office is located on the Delaware River waterfront at 1 Harbour Blvd. in Camden, NJ. The Susquehanna Center opened in 1995 and has changed names multiple times, from the Blockbuster-Sony Music Entertainment Centre to the Tweeter Center in 2001 and to the Susquehanna Bank Center in 2008. The facility can be used year-round with capabilities of seating 25,000 in the summer and closing off to a 7,000-seat venue in the fall and winter. Some of the most popular Susquehanna Bank Center tickets have included Radiohead, The Who, Pearl Jam, Jimmy Buffett, Foo Fighters, Jack Johnson, Dave Matthews Band and Phish.