2011 Lineup


  • Andrew Cedermark (Charlottesville, Va.)
  • Apache Dropout (Bloomington, Ind.)
  • Apple Juice Kid (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Bandway (Winston-Salem, N.C.)
  • Barn Owl (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • Bass Drum of Death (Oxford, Miss.)
  • Beach Fossils (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Beans (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Bird Peterson (Austin, Texas)
  • Black Lips (Atlanta, Ga.)
  • Black Twig Pickers (Ironto, Va.)
  • Bombadil (Durham, N.C.)
  • Braids (Calgary, Alberta, Canada)
  • Brain F≠ (Charlotte, N.C.)
  • Budos Band (Staten Island, N.Y.)
  • Bustello (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Caltrop (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Carlitta Durand (Durham, N.C.)
  • Cassis Orange (Carrboro, N.C.)
  • Charlie Smarts (New York, N.Y.)
  • Cheyenne Marie Mize (Louisville, Ky.)
  • Chip Robinson (Austin, Texas)
  • Cold Cave (New York, N.Y.)
  • Coliseum (Louisville, Ky.)
  • D&D Sluggers (Wilmington, N.C.)
  • D-Town Brass (Durham, N.C.)
  • David Daniell (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Dawn Golden and Rosy Cross (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Des Ark (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • Diamond Rings (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
  • Dinosaur Feathers (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Disappears (Chicago, Ill.)
  • DJ Thien (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • Dreamers of the Ghetto (Bloomington, Ind.)
  • Drive-By Truckers (Athens, Ga.)
  • Duane Pitre Sextet (New Orleans, La.)
  • Dustin Wong (Baltimore, Md.)
  • Dylan Gilbert (Charlotte, N.C.)
  • Earth (Seattle, Wash.)
  • Embarrassing Fruits (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Empress Hotel (New Orleans, La.)
  • Eric Carbonara & Jesse Sparhawk (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • Family Dynamics (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Fan Modine (Carrboro, N.C.)
  • Fight the Big Bull (Richmond, Va.)
  • Filthybird (Graham, N.C.)
  • Ford & Lopatin (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Frank Fairfield (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Frontier Ruckus (Detroit, Mich.)
  • Future Islands (Baltimore, Md.)
  • Gauntlet Hair (Lafayette, Colo.)
  • Generationals (New Orleans, La.)
  • Grandchildren (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • Gross Ghost (Carrboro, N.C.)
  • Guided by Voices (Dayton, Ohio)
  • Heads on Sticks (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • Hog (Durham, N.C.)
  • Horseback (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Hospitality (New York, N.Y.)
  • Invisible Hand (Charlottesville, Va.)
  • Jack the Radio (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • Japandroids (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada)
  • JEFF The Brotherhood (Nashville, Tenn.)
  • Jennyanykind (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • John Vanderslice (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • Jon Lindsay (Charlotte, N.C.)
  • Julianna Barwick (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Justin Robinson and The Mary Annettes (Durham, N.C.)
  • King Mez (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • KORT (Nashville, Tenn.)
  • Krallice (New York, N.Y.)
  • L.E.G.A.C.Y. (Fayetteville, N.C.)
  • Last Year’s Men (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Le Weekend (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Little Scream (Montreal, Quebec, Canada)
  • Liturgy (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Lonnie Walker (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • Lost in the Trees (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Lower Dens (Baltimore, Md.)
  • Man Will Destroy Himself (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • Man/Miracle (Oakland, Calif.)
  • Mount Eerie (Anacortes, Wash.)
  • Mount Moriah (Durham, N.C.)
  • North Elementary (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Old Bricks (Carrboro, N.C.)
  • Oneohtrix Point Never (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Onward, Soldiers (Wilmington, N.C.)
  • Organos (Carrboro, N.C.)
  • Oulipo (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • Oxbow (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • PC Worship (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Pepper Rabbit (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Peter Lamb and The Wolves (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • Prurient (New York, N.Y.)
  • Reading Rainbow (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • Rhys Chatham (Paris, France)
  • Royal Bangs (Knoxville, Tenn.)
  • Royal Baths (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • Shit Horse (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Sir Richard Bishop (Oakland, Calif.)
  • Slasher Risk (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Soft Company (Carrboro, N.C.)
  • SPCL GST (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • Spider Bags (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Steve Gunn (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • Super Vacations (Norfolk, Va.)
  • Superchunk (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Swans (New York, N.Y.)
  • Temperance League (Charlotte, N.C.)
  • Tender Fruit (Carrboro, N.C.)
  • The Body (Providence, R.I.)
  • The Caribbean (Washington, D.C.)
  • The Dodos (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • The Flaming Lips (Oklahoma City, Okla.)
  • The Foreign Exchange (Raleigh/ Wilmington, N.C.)
  • The Hairs (New York, N.Y.)
  • The Loners (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • The Love Language (Raleigh, N.C.)
  • The Men (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
  • The Moderate (Washington, D.C.)
  • The Necks (Sydney, Australia)
  • The Old Ceremony (Durham, N.C.)
  • The Prayers and Tears (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • The Tomahawks (Chapel Hill, N.C.)
  • Times New Viking (Columbus, Ohio)
  • Titus Andronicus (Glen Rock, N.J.)
  • Toro Y Moi (Columbia, S.C.)
  • Twelve Thousand Armies (Carrboro, N.C.)