Wow, what a line up. This is perhaps one of the edgiest line-ups in Vfest history. IT’s DEf going for the younger generation by cutting down on old school acts like Sting, Beasties etc.. in favor of Cut Copy, Deadmau5 and James Murphy. This will be the year you actually DANCE your ass of at V Fest.
Because most of the bands are so new, we’ve put together a preview of each act. Enjoy.

The lineup on the Main Stages includes The Black Keys:


Cee Lo Green:

TV on the Radio:

Patti Smith:

Empire of the Sun:

Cut Copy:

Grace Potter & The Nocturnals:

Okkervil River:

Big Sean:

Two Door Cinema Club:

Alberta Cross:

Bombay Bicycle Club:

The Dance Forest will feature:
James Murphy (of LCD Soundsystem):

Calvin Harris:

Ghostland Observatory:


Porter Robinson:

Eclectic Method:


Tickets to the 2011 Virgin Mobile FreeFest will go “On Free” to the public at 10 a.m. (EDT) Friday, July 15, via Virgin Mobile LIVE on Fans must first “like” Virgin Mobile Live before they are eligible to secure free tickets. Virgin Mobile customers and Virgin Mobile Festival ticket holders from the past five years will be invited via text and email to a private “free-sale” (much like a pre-sale, except free) to be held at 10 a.m. (EDT) Thursday, July 14, also at

See all the acts at Merriweather Post Pavillion HERE.