Blitzen Trapper, Japandroids, Mew, Plants and Animals, Yeasayer: Pitchfork Festival adds Yeasayer, Blitzen Trapper, and More

Your huddled indie-rock masses yearning to be psyched just got a few more reasons to smile, with the announcement of some impressive additions to the already pretty awesome lineup for this year's Pitchfork Music Festival, which takes place July 17-19 in Chicago's Union Park. Yeasayer and Blitzen Trapper are the biggest names among the latest batch of bands whose names have been appended to the list, but also coming on board will be Mew, Japandroids, and Plants and Animals. So, in case you're the fussy type, and you're not sufficiently satisfied by a weekend that already includes Tortoise, Yo La Tengo, Built to Spill, and Jesus Lizard performing all-request sets, as well as appearances by The National, Wavves, Flaming Lips, ....

6:12 a.m. Saturday 18th April 2009 EST
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