It has become a great summer tradition for music fans here in Cincinnati and it’s back for another round this year on Fountain Square. The good folks at the MidPoint Music Festival have curated another nice lineup for this years ‘Indie Summer’ series and the first wave of headliners have been announced. Here they are.
June 3: You, You’re Awesome with Javelin and Lydia Burrell
June 10: Neon Indian with Oberhofer & Sacred Spirits
June 17: Maps & Atlases with Wild Talents and Soapland
June 24: Asobi Seksu with Prussia and The Kickaways
July 1: Pomegranates with Okay Lindon, and The Harlequins
July 8: Big Freedia with Shadowraptr, and The Cincy Brass
Friday July 15: Eat Sugar, The Pass, and Star Fox.
Friday July 22: July For Kings, The Western and The Prohibitionists
Friday July 29: Belle Histoire, Tweak Bird and Ted Leo & the Pharmacists.
Friday August 5: These United States, The Ready Stance and The Ridges
Friday August 12: Maritime and The Dukes
Friday August 19: Bad Veins, The Chocolate Horse and Kry Kids.
Friday August 26: Margot & the Nuclear So and So’s
If you are not familiar with the Indie Summer series, it takes place on Fountain Square on Friday nights and is a free event. It’s a great thing to hop over to after work to start your weekend. This summer should be another great set of shows, hope to see you all downtown!
Here is some video of Neon India performing last year on Fountain Square.