WXPN ANNOUNCES MORE ARTISTS PERFORMING AT 2018 XPONENTIAL MUSIC FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY SUBARU - FRIDAY, JULY 27 THROUGH SUNDAY, JULY 29 IN CAMDEN, NJ
Performers at Wiggins Park include Bermuda Triangle feat. Brittany Howard (of Alabama Shakes), Becca Mancari and Jesse Lafser /Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band / The Lone Bellow / Margo Price / / Lukas Nelson & Promise of The Real /
Femi Kuti & The Positive Force / Tank and The Bangas / JD McPherson / Hiss Golden Messenger / Phoebe Bridgers / Lo Moon / Mondo Cozmo / Sunflower Bean / Courtney Marie Andrews / Mt. Joy / Jupiter & Okwess / Devon Gilfillian / Hurry /
PHILADELPHIA (MARCH 13, 2018): The initial lineup of artists performing at Wiggins Park on the Camden, New Jersey waterfront in the 2018 XPoNential Music Festival presented by Subaru has been announced by WXPN, the non-commercial, member-supported radio station of the University of Pennsylvania. The festival will take place from Friday, July 27 through Sunday, July 29 at Wiggins Park and the adjacent BB&T Pavilion.
3-Day Go Everywhere Passes are on sale TODAY, March 13 at 10 a.m.
Artists who’ll perform at Wiggins Park’s two stages reflect WXPN’s commitment to the festival’s musical diversity, and include Bermuda Triangle featuring Brittany Howard (of Alabama Shakes), Becca Mancari and Jesse Lafser; Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band; The Lone Bellow; Margo Price; Lukas Nelson & Promise of The Real; Femi Kuti & The Positive Force; Tank and the Bangas; JD McPherson; Hiss Golden Messenger; Phoebe Bridgers; Lo Moon; Mondo Cozmo; Sunflower Bean; Courtney Marie Andrews; Mt. Joy; Jupiter & Okwess; Devon Gilfillian; Hurry; and Swift Technique. More artists will be announced.
WXPN previously announced that it has again teamed with promoter Live Nation to present XPoNential Music Festival performances at BB&T Pavilion on Friday, July 27 & Saturday, July 28 by David Byrne, Sylvan Esso, The War On Drugs, Sturgill Simpson and Preservation Hall Jazz Band.
Starting today, Tuesday, March 13:
- The popular 3-Day Go Everywhere Pass that provides general access to Wiggins Park and lawn access to BB&T shows will be available as of 10 a.m.
- Anyone who becomes a new or renewing WXPN Member at the $30 per month level will receive a pair of 3-Day Go Everywhere Passes.
Advance ticket prices below will be available through July 11. WXPN Members pay half price for 3-Day Go Everywhere Passes.
3-Day Go Everywhere Pass
Public - $150
WXPN Member - $75
Child age 2-12 - $15
To purchase these, go to the festival website: http://xpnfest.org
To become a WXPN member, go to https://xpn.org/donate
This year’s festival is the 25th consecutive summer music festival produced and presented by WXPN. The XPoNential Music Festival presented by Subaru is WXPN’s signature annual concert event that draws audiences from throughout the Greater Philadelphia area, Mid-Atlantic region, and Northeastern US. Now in its 14th year at Wiggins Park and 7th year at the adjacent BB&T Pavilion, WXPN produces the XPoNential Music Festival in partnership with the Camden County Board of Freeholders. The festival features the expertly curated mix of established and new artists enjoyed by WXPN members and listeners. The preferred summer music event is known for convenient access via public transportation, natural amphitheaters that produce great sound, plenty of activities for kids, extensive food, drink and vendor selections, and festival seating and riverfront promenades that offer spectacular views of the Delaware River and Philadelphia skyline.
All current information can be found at xpnfest.org. Join and share #xpnfest on Twitter at @xpnfest, on Facebook at facebook.com/xpnfest, and Instagram at @wxpnfm.
Hi-res artist images are available
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, public radio service of the University of Pennsylvania. WXPN produces World Cafe, public radio’s most popular program of popular music that is distributed by NPR to more than 200 U.S. radio stations, and the Peabody Award-winning Kids Corner. WXPN serves the greater Philadelphia area at 88.5 FM, the Lehigh Valley at 104.9 FM, Worton/Baltimore at 90.5 FM, Lancaster/York at 88.7 FM, Harrisburg at 99.7 FM, North Jersey/Poconos at 91.9 FM, and the world via online streaming at www.XPN.org. The WXPN app brings all of WXPN to any mobile device. WXPN produces XPoNential Radio on XPN2 as its secondary radio channel in HD, also available online. www.xpn.org.