Free Press Summer Fest – Press Release


Thursday, Mar. 9, 2010

The Flaming Lips To Headline Free Press Summer Fest 2010

Free Press Houston and offer another incredible lineup of national acts for festival goers

HOUSTON, TEXAS – Are you headed to SXSW this year? If you haven’t heard yet, Houston has snagged itself one of the most explosive weekend summer music fest’s in the state – the one, the only Free Press Summer Fest. Free Press Houston and Concerts have put together a fantastic lineup of national acts that include The Flaming Lips, Ra Ra Riot, Stars, Girl Talk and many, many more. We want to tell you more about it. If you’re one of the lucky ones attending SXSW, we’d love to make your acquaintance!

Your Name [Here] Media representative Brigitte Zabak will be in Austin for the duration of SXSW and will be on hand to answer any questions you might have. She can also provide you with the information you’ll need to apply for press credentials.

Come see Brigitte at SXSW and get all of the information – we don’t want to have to tell you “I told you so.” You should head out to Eleanor Tinsley Park and hang out with 30,000 of your not-so-closest friends instead.

Contact Brigitte via email or Twitter to meet up and learn more.

After the unprecedented success of Houston’s first outdoor music festival, Free Press Houston and Concerts are proud to announce the Free Press Summer Fest 2010. Last summer’s event showcased everything from local indie rockers to national touring bands like Of Montreal and Broken Social Scene. This music and arts festival will be held June 5th and 6th at Buffalo Bayou’s Eleanor Tinsley Park and will feature more than 50+ national and local musical performers. Confirmed to headline this year is the Grammy Award winning band The Flaming Lips. Other national acts on this year’s lineup include: Stars, Ra Ra Riot, Uh Huh Her, Girl Talk, Medeski, Martin &Wood and Slim Thug. The festival is expanding its horizons to include a more diverse array of both national and regional acts. And though the overall lineup is incorporating a wider geographic range – Houston’s finest musicians will continue to play a vital role in creating and maintaining the unique spirit of the Summer Fest.

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Brigitte Zabak



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