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Sasquatch Music Festival announces lineup

It's official folks! The Northwest's very own indie-focused Sasquatch Music Festival has announced its lineup for 2009.

Here's the highlights for each day of the Memorial Day weekend spectacular:

-- May 23: Kings of Leon / Yeah Yeah Yeahs / The Decemberists / Animal Collective / Bon Iver / Devotchka / M. Ward / Doves / Sun Kil Moon / The Gaslight Anthem/ Ra Ra Riot / Shearwater / Passion Pit / Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band

-- May 24: Jane's Addiction / NIN / TV On The Radio / Peter Bjorn and John / of Montreal / Avett Brothers / Calexico / M83 / Walkmen / The Wrens / John Vanderslice / Submarines

-- May 25: Ben Harper and Relentless7 / Erykah Badu / Silversun Pickups / Fleet Foxes / Gogol Bordello / Santigold / Grizzly Bear / Explosions In The Sky / Girl Talk / Blitzen Trapper

Tickets go on sale Feb. 28 at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster. A discounted three-day festival pass is available for a limited time at $154.50 until March 1 at midnight. Single tickets, per day are $56.50. The three-day pass goes up to $199.50 March 2 with single-day tickets at $66.50.

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