7 Medford Street
Arlington, Massachusetts

WHO: Brainwashed.com, the music review website, band web page hosting, record company and internet radio source, presents the return of Brainwaves Music Festival.

WHAT: Brainwaves 2008 Music Festival, featuring: JG Thirlwell's Manorexia • Meat Beat Manifesto • Matmos • Stars of the Lid • Major Stars • Silver Apples • Windy Weber and Thomas Meluch as Lambs Laughter • Reformed Faction • Andrew Liles and Jonathan Coleclough • Nmperign feat. Jason Lescalleet • Marissa Nadler • Glenn Jones • His Name Is Alive • Gary Wilson • Rivulets • Strategy • Nudge • Boduf Songs • To Kill A Petty Bourgeoisie • Lichens • more to be announced!

WHERE: Regent Theater, 7 Medford St., Arlington, MA (Boston area), USA regenttheatre.com

WHEN: Friday-Sunday, November 21, 22, 23, 2008
11/21 - Friday: doors at 7pm, music from 8pm-1am
11/22 - Saturday 1: doors at noon, music from 1pm-5pm
11/22 - Saturday 2: doors at 7pm, music from 8pm-1am
11/23 - Sunday: doors at noon, music from 1pm-8pm

TICKETS: Only 3-day passes are currently available, and are $75 + $4 processing fee via brainwashed.com/commerce.html. Closer to the actual festival dates, individual day passes will become available. Only 500 tickets will be sold to this one-of-a-kind event!

SPONSORS: Important Records • Kranky • Mimaroglu Music Sales • The Wire • RRRecords • Twisted Village • WZBC

[email protected], brainwavesfest.org, brainwashed.com

Brainwaves Fest 2008 will feature a special day-long tribute to 15 years of Kranky Records, Windy of Windy & Carl, the Reformed Faction of Zoviet France, the only regional appearance of Matmos this year, the US debut of Boduf Songs, local musicians Marissa Nadler and Glenn Jones, more integrated visuals, and all on one stage with spectacular sound and no obstructed views!

Press packet including band bios, story leads, and reviews of Brainwaves 2006 are available upon request. Interviews are available with Jon Whitney, Brainwashed Founder and Event Organizer, Matmos, Meat Beat Manifesto, Tim Halley, Production Manager, and others upon request.

Official Website: http://brainwavesfest.org

Added by brainwaves on September 7, 2008