Mad Decent Block Party Announces 2011 Schedules
For the second straight year, Wesley Pentz (a.k.a Diplo), is King of Summer, hosting his free Block Party Festival, which makes stops in Philadelphia, New York City, Chicago and Los Angeles in 2011.
The DJ, producer and all-around fun guy is ready to arm you with some killer free fun to battle through your summer dog days.
Each festival stop will feature different performers, including Major Lazer, Gang Gang Dance, Diplo, Das Racist, the Hood Internet, Sinden and many more. Carnival rides, food and of course a moonbounce will be sure to complete this epic summer block party.
Like any other balling community event, these events are all ages.
Here’s a schedule of performers:
July 30 — New York, NY – South Street Seaport with Gang Gang Dance, Zeds Dead, Claude VonStroke, BAIO (Vampire Weekend) (DJ set), the Hood Internet, Bosco Delrey, PO PO
August 6 — Philadelphia, PA – Starlight Ballroom with Dipo, Das Racist, PO PO, DJ Sega, Brick Bandits, Paul Devro, Kito, Luvstep (Dirty South Joe & Flufftronix)
August 13 — Chicago, IL – Milwaukee Ave. between Western and Oakley with Dillon Francis, Dawn Golden & Rosy Cross, Bosco Delrey, Reptar, Lunice, DJ Benzi
August 20 — Los Angeles, CA – Premiere Event Center with Major Lazer, Lunice, Sinden, Bosco Delrey, Death Grips, Kito, Derek Allen, Jillionaire