Rock Fest 'Ain't No Picnic'

Sonic Youth, Sleater-Kinney, Guided By Voices, They Might Be Giants, Swell Maps, Zeke, Andre Williams, Tool, Nazareth...

The "This Ain't No Picnic" festival July 4 in Irvine, Calif., will

emphasize experimental music and indie rock. The lineup for the show at

Oak Canyon Ranch includes Sonic Youth, Sleater-Kinney,

Rocket From the Crypt, Guided By Voices, Sunny Day Real

Estate, the Boredoms, Apples in Stereo, Superchunk,

Will Oldham, Hovercraft, Scarnella and Looper.

Also on the bill is Mike Watt, whose '80s band the Minutemen

wrote the song after which the festival is named.