Kings Of Leon, Kendrick Lamar To Take Over 2013 Hangout Music Fest

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are set to headline with Ellie Goulding, Twenty One Pilots, Public Enemy and more at the show.

Let’s admit it: We’re all dreaming of the beach in February (especially after Nemo, right?). While we can’t send you to the sandy coasts ourselves, we can still give summer-lovers some awesome news. Kings of Leon, Kendrick Lamar and tons more are playing at 2013′s Hangout Music Festival. Now if it could only be May now!

Gulf Shores, Alabama, will be the place to be on May 17, 18 and 19, when The Breeders, 21 Pilots, Ellie Goulding, Jim James, The Shins, The Roots, Public Enemy and more take the stage. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and Kings of Leon are headlining.

For those unable to make the trek down South, MTV, VH1, CMT and Logo has you covered. Keep it locked to their TV channels and digital properties for exclusive access to the festival. After MTV News chilled out at the fest last year, we’ll be sure to show you around again.

This is the fourth year for the Hangout Festival, which featured Dave Matthews Band last year and the Foo Fighters in 2011. A third headliner for 2013 has yet to be announced. The anticipation!

Here’s the full lineup (with updates to come). Tickets for the beach fest will go on sale Friday.

Kings of Leon
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Kendrick Lamar
Trey Anastasio Band
The Shins
BASSNECTAR
The Black Crowes
Slightly Stoopid
The Roots
Ellie Goulding
Steve Aoki
Passion Pit
Bloc Party
Gov’t Mule
Twenty One Pilots
Jim James Band
Porter Robinson
Public Enemy
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Galactic
Dirty Projectors
Grouplove
Toots and the Maytals
Lissie
The Breeders
Best Coast
Jason Isbell & 400 Unit
Twin Sister
Ryan Bingham
The Sheepdogs
Shovels and Rope, Moon Taxi
The Revivalists
Zion I
Lance Herbstrong
Anders Osborne
Delta Rae
Nikki Bluhm and the Gramblers
The Bright Light Social Hour
The Werks
The Ton Tons
Brassft Punk
Kingston Springs
The Mowgli’s
Chancellor Warhol
Luella and the Sun
The Weeks
Space Capone
Wild Cub
Colin Lake

Which artist are you most excited to see? Tell us what you think in the comments!

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