Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Flaming Lips to headline GoogaMooga's 2013 lineup

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It’s not quite the MTV Video Music Awards, but Great GoogaMooga will still bring some musical insanity to Brooklyn: the annual food-focused festival has announced that the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and the Flaming Lips will be headlining its opening-day concert this year.

And that’s just the start of the lineup for the festival, which takes place May 17-19 in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. The Darkness will also be joining the Karen O and Wayne Coyne bands for the kick-off concert, and the next day will include performances from Matt & Kim, Father John Misty, Sharon Von Etten, and more. On the final day of the weekend, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, De La Soul, and Cults will be taking the stage.

Put together by Bonnaroo’s organizers and billed as an “amusement park of food, drink, and music,” Great GoogaMooga began last year to mixed reviews. With draws like the Roots and Hall & Oates, last year’s carnival attracted an estimated 40,000 people, causing long lines and short tempers. This year, hopefully, GoogaMooga’s organizers (and attendees) will be better equipped to handle the musical and culinary onslaught.

Take a look at this year’s full music lineup below:

Friday, May 17, 2013

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

The Flaming Lips

The Darkness

Saturday, May 18, 2013

Matt & Kim

Jovanotti

Father John Misty

Sharon Van Etten

Lee Fields & the Expressions

Red Baraat *

Pearl and The Beard *

Jonathan Batiste *

Lady Rizo *

Banda de los Muertos *

Sunday, May 19, 2013

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings

De La Soul

Cults

The Soul Rebels

Delicate Steve

M.A.K.U SoundSystem *

The Hot Sardines *

Marcelle Davies Lashley *

* Signifies Artists Curated through a Partnership with Joe’s Pub at The Public Theater

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