As large scale music festivals like Bonnaroo, Coachella, and Lollapalooza shift their focus towards pop, hip hop, and electronic styles, Shaky Knees has become a needed stalwart for rock music festivals in the US. The festival has released their lineup for 2018 featuring a standout trio of headliners in Jack White, Queens of the Stone Age, and The National. The three contemporary rock figures are some of the genres most accomplished in recent years, and serve as a propelling force solidifying Shaky Knees as a national competitor.
The bill’s undercard features such acclaimed acts as the acclaimed Cake, Australlian rock auteur Courtney Barnett, Vancouver based Japandroids and Austin psych rockers The Black Angels, just to name a few.
Shaky Knees promise of a variety of contemporary rock styles has solidified them as one of the leading music festivals in the US, and one with a pointed focus in mind. For fans seeking out an engaging experience with specific genre defining parameters, the festival is doing it better than anyone.
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