Saturday August 13: VAMPIRE WEEKEND, Matt & Kim, Tame Impala, M. Ward, Tom Tom Club, We Are Scientists, Francis and the Lights, Suddyn, and Nicos Gun.
Sunday, August 14: BRIGHT EYES, Cold War Kids, Chromeo, Ra Ra Riot, Dawes, Fitz and the Tantrums, The Naked and Famous, The Limousines, and the Young Empires.
18 of todayâ€™s most critically-acclaimed and successful new, emerging and well-known bands. The festival will be held at Runway 4 in East Hampton. The music begins at noon each day, ending at 10PM.
In addition to the weekend package rates, MTK announced this week that a limited amount of Single Day tickets went on sale Tuesday for $110.00. Two Day tickets are also available for $195. Two Day VIP passes can be purchased for $645.
Tickets are available for purchase through the MTK Website: http://www.musictoknow.com/ .
Tickets are also available at these east end retail locations:
Montauk: 668 Gig Shack, Sole East;
Amagansett: Indian Wells Tavern;
East Hampton: Khanh Sports & Eyewear, Nicholâ€™s Restaurant;
Sag Harbor: Sylvester & Co., New Paradise Cafe;
Southampton: Flying Point;
Westhampton: Jetties Surf.
$195 for weekend pass.
$110 limited amount of tickets available for Single Day General Admission Pass
Two-day passes for admission to the festival grounds: 18 bands; food tent and fashion/lifestyle retail area.
Please note: in addition, a $6.00 service charge per ticket and a $2.50 credit card processing fee will be charged at the time of purchase.
VIP PROGRAM: $645
MTK offers a limited supply of VIP passes for sale. This exclusive offering includes admission to two separate VIP tents, outdoor private viewing garden area, a private viewing deck, and air-conditioned premium bathrooms. Both tents feature special programs throughout the day with alternating schedules in- between music sets â€” from fashion shows to unique or intimate musical performances, large viewing screens, and much more. Free parking on-site ($80 value)
More About MTK: Music To Know Festival
Founded by Chris Jones, owner of Sole East Hotel in Montauk, and screenwriter Bill Collage, MTK presented by Bing delivers two days of cross generational music and presents 18 of todayâ€™s best and brightest bands plus fashion, lifestyle, chefs, wines and beers to know. MTK represents great music – this is Music To Know.
According to Co-Founder Chris Jones â€œThe Hamptons are a unique market to say the least — full of decision makers, trend setters, and taste generators who have always been eager to embrace the best and the brightest in our culture — whether that is in literature, film, fashion or music. We are excited to bring this collection of artists together in our community, and hope this is the first of many annual events.â€
MTK teamed with Downtown Music and RCRDLBL (http://www.RCRDLBL.com) to Co-Produce the event. As media partner, RCRDLBL assisted in the lineupâ€™s curation, and will supply the festivalâ€™s digital marketing component. Downtown CEO and RCRDLBL Chairman Josh Deutsch said, â€œDowntown and RCRDLBL are pleased to partner with the MTK team to curate such an incredible lineup featuring some of today’s most exciting and innovative artists. And we are especially excited to bring the event to such a unique and special place as the Hamptons – one of the most vibrant cultural communities in the country.
Several retail/lifestyle pop-up shops will be announced in the coming weeks.
To support the local community hosting the festival, MTK has pledged to give $100,000 to East Hampton-based charities payable prior to the festival to ensure the recipients receive the funding. Charities will also be being given space on the sight to promote themselves, encourage further donations and to get people involved. The list of charities to receive the money will be announced in the coming weeks.
Exclusive media partners are Hamptons Magazine and WEHM 92.9/96.9 Progressive Radio for Long Island.
For more information about the festival go to: http://www.musictoknow.com/