Dates Announced for CBGB Festival 2013

Posted on: October 22nd, 2012 at 6:18 am by
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The second festival featuring other music for uplifting gormandizers is returning this spring. By way of job posting, we now know that CBGB has already scheduled a date for its second annual music/arts extravaganza. May 15 – 19, 2013. Yesterday afternoon, the official Twitter handle confirmed and put out a feeler for interns to help.

Much like the last go-round, the CBGB Festival will present hundreds of performances across city venues, film screenings, and industry conferences. Even more scattered than CMJ…

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Out of the gate, the inaugural CBGB Festival was overshadowed by controversy. Seriously, people are still talking about the Cro-Mags show in which founding bassist Harley Flanagan went on a dressing room tear with a knife (relive our exclusive coverage here). It’ll be interesting to see how the second iteration is received by the press and city at large.




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