WayHome Announces 2016 Line-Up With Headliners LCD Soundsystem, Arcade Fire and The Killers

ORO-MEDONTE, ON, Feb. 9, 2016 /CNW/ - Earlier today Republic Live announced their 2016 WayHome Music and Arts line-up includes headliners LCD Soundsystem, Arcade Fire and The Killers, who will be joined by Major Lazer, M83, HAIM, Chvrches and 60 more artists.  The second annual music and arts festival will take place at the custom designed Burl's Creek Event Grounds July 22 – 24, 2016.  Full-event tickets go on-sale Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 12 p.m. EST at www.wayhome.com with Tier 1 General Admission tickets priced at just $209.99. Fans are encouraged to act quickly as the first allotment of tickets sold out in 36 hours last year.

In addition to LCD Soundsystem, Arcade Fire and The Killers, Major Lazer, M83, HAIM and Chvrches, the full line up announced today includes Ray LaMontagne, FKA twigs, Future, Chet Faker, Arkells, Beirut, Gary Clark Jr., Mac DeMarco, Wolf Parade, The Last Shadow Puppets, Foals, The Arcs, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, Matt and Kim, Kurt Vile & The Violators, Glass Animals, Third Eye Blind, X Ambassadors, Bahamas, Stars, Tory Lanez, A Tribe Called Red, Half Moon Run, MØ, Phosphorescent, BadBadNotGood, Lucius, Patrick Watson, Vince Staples, AlunaGeorge, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Savages, The Struts, GoldLink, Keys N Krates, Femi Kuti & The Positive Force, Lindsey Stirling, Oh Wonder, Robert DeLong, Coleman Hell, White Denim, Shad, FIDLAR, Tourist, Noah Gundersen, Black Mountain, Marian Hill, Børns, Bombino, Banners, Dilly Dally, Young Empires, All Them Witches, Mothers, LANY, White Lung, Bishop, The Paper Kites, Little Scream, Allie X, Braids, River Tiber, Tennyson and Boom Forest.

"As a dynamic music and arts festival we are very excited to share our line-up today and would like to thank our talent booking partners, AC Entertainment, for creating such a rich, deep line-up that offers so many exciting acts for music lovers of all genres," said Ryan Howes, festival producer, WayHome Music and Arts. "To have LCD Soundsystem, Arcade Fire and The Killers offers great diversity in our headliner sets from our WayHome stage, and we're excited to see the live performances from all these talented musicians across our festival with performances at our WayBright stage, electrifying sets under our tent stage at WayBold and intimate shows in the forest at WayAway. We have some very exciting plans on-site for this year's festival as well and we can't wait to have our fans join us at Burl's Creek this summer."

Ticket and product offerings for WayHome Music and Arts go on sale Tuesday, February, 16th, at 12 pm EST exclusively at www.wayhome.com Offerings have changed slightly from last year with GA camping becoming a separate ticket item to ensure the best fan experience possible. Full list of ticket offerings include:

  • Tier 1 GA full event tickets $209.99,
  • Tier 2 GA full event tickets $229.99 (following Tier 1 sell-out)
  • Tier 3 GA full event tickets $249.99 (following Tier 2 sell-out)
  • VIP Tickets $599.99
  • GA Camping $129.99
  • WayCamp Souvenir Tent & Campsite $499.99
  • Camping Plus $229.99
  • RV Campsite $ 349.99
  • 3 Day Parking $69.99

WayHome Music and Arts, produced by Republic Live, includes headliners LCD Soundsystem, Arcade Fire and The Killers, who will be joined by Major Lazer, M83, HAIM, Chvrches and an additional 60 plus artists performing over three days. The festival offers four stages, a variety of late-night spectacles and experiences, original art installations, fine international and local cuisine, an on-site farmers market and more. All ticket offerings go on-sale 12 pm EST on Tuesday, February 16th, 2016 exclusively at www.wayhome.com

SOURCE WayHome Music and Arts

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For further information: Laura Kennedy, Director of Public Relations, Republic Live, Tel. (705) 300-7734 ext. 306, Email: laurak@republiclive.com

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