Life Is Beautiful 2013 Announces Additional Music Acts Including Vampire Weekend And Alabama Shakes

Life Is Beautiful 2013 Announces Additional Music Acts Including Vampire Weekend And Alabama Shakes

Life is Beautiful (L.I.B.) Festival announces the addition of 14 music acts to their lineup for the inaugural festival taking place Saturday, October 26th and Sunday, October 27th, 2013. These acts include Vampire Weekend, Alabama Shakes, Janelle Monae, Cults, Joey Bada$$, Smith Westerns, Nico Vega, The Dig and Dreamers. In addition, L.I.B. and Red Bull Sound Select collaborated to curate a group of emerging artists on the Sound Select platform, including Wildcat! Wildcat!, Chancellor Warhol, The Kingston Springs, Children of the Night and Tink, to perform at the inaugural Festival. Over the course of the two days, the festival will feature an eclectic lineup of over 50 internationally established and emerging bands on four stages and several indoor venues.

"It is with great pleasure we announce the addition of these twelve bands to our already stellar music line-up," states Rehan Choudhry, CEO of Aurelian Marketing Group, the promoter of the festival.  "We are looking forward to producing an amazing festival for Las Vegas and plan to announce more festival programming in the coming weeks."

With more than 50 musical acts, 60 chefs and restaurants, special performances by Cirque du Soleil and other theatrical productions, world renowned artists and over 25 noted speakers, L.I.B expects to attract tens of thousands of people to Downtown Las Vegas.

Sponsors of the inaugural Life is Beautiful Festival include Wirtz Beverage Nevada, Heineken USA, Esquire Magazine, Las Vegas Review Journal, Sub-Zero Wolf, Westar Kitchen & Bath, Las Vegas Events, Cirque du Soleil,, Red Bull, El Cortez Hotel & Casino, the D Las Vegas, Toyota, Whole Foods Market, Airstream 2 Go, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino and Flamingo Las Vegas.*Sponsors listed are current as of release date.

L.I.B. is being developed by Aurelian Marketing Group in partnership with Another Planet Entertainment, MAKTUB Marketing and Downtown Project.

The current lineup features:

Allen Stone
Andrew Mcmahon
Big Gigantic
Capital Cities
Charli XCX
Childish Gambino
Cosmic Suckerpunch
Danny Brown
Earl Sweatshirt
Empire of the Sun
Family of the Year
Five Knives
Imagine Dragons
Jurassic 5
Kings Of Leon
Knocked Up Kids
Living Colour
Passion Pit
Pretty Lights
Purity Ring
Robert DeLong
The Joy Formidable
The Killers
The Man
Twenty One Pilots
Youngblood Hawke
ZZ Ward

and many more...