The Village Voice Announces 4Knots Festival Updates

Article Contributed by Big Picture Media | Published on Wednesday, June 12, 2013

The Village Voice is proud to announce new additions to both its annual free 4Knots Music Festival and Official 4Knots After Party. The 4Knots Music Festival, being held on Saturday, June 29 from 1-8pm at South Street Seaport, welcomes Hunters to their previously announced festival lineup of Kurt Vile & The Violators, The Men, Parquet Courts, White Lung, Marnie Stern, Reigning Sound, The Babies, Fat Tony, and Heliotropes. The sold-out After Party will be held at The Music Hall of Williamsburg immediately following the daytime 4Knots Music Festival and will now feature special guests Clams Casino and Keyboard Kid along with previously announced headliner Lil B.Also announced today, the official 4Knots Music Festival store is open at featuring limited edition festival merchandise. 4Knots t-shirts and tote bags are available in advance of the festival online. 4Knots store will also be onsite at Pier 17 the day of the festival.Like in the past, this year's 4Knots Music Festival will feature two outdoor stages on Pier 17 & Pier 16. The Village Voice's 4Knots Music Festival continues the Voice's 13-year history of curating free, live music showcases featuring the most renowned and emerging artists breaking through today's music scene. Running between every borough of New York City and culminating near the South Street Seaport, the East River runs at a speed of "4 knots."Bud Light returns to the 4Knots Music Festival as the presenting sponsor. Additional 2013 sponsors include, GroupMe, Zuus Media, Metro PCS, Getty Images Music, The City University of New York, Marshall Headphones, Qdoba, Panda Diplomacy, Bettie Page, New York Health & Racquet Club,, Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, A List Event Company, zico, Los Perros Locos, Runa, Seaport Music Festival, Filter Magazine, Hot 97 and Volvic.For more information on The 4 Knots Music Festival, please visit: us online for further updates and announcements: & www.facebook/4knots.About Village Voice Events:The Village Voice has independently produced and created such celebrated events as the Choice Eats, Obies Awards, 4Knots Music Festival, Choice Streets, Web Awards, Brooklyn Pour, as well as the most anticipated issues and guides of the year including the annual Pazz and Jop music poll, Best of NYC, and its Spring, Summer, and Fall Preview guides. The Voice is New York's most influential must-read alternative newspaper in print and online. For more information on the Voice or its events, please visit us online at