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The truck stops here!  Oxfordshire, UK’s quaint, family-operated Truck Festival is taking on America for the first time this year, co-presented by Radio Woodstock.  This independent festival will kick off during two days at the Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, NY from Friday, April 30 through Sunday, May 2nd 2010.

The lineup includes performances by Mercury Rev, The Joy Formidable, NY’s own Hopewell (who have played many of the UK Truck Festivals in past years), White Rabbits, Here We Go Magic, Natureboy, Willy Mason, Forgetters, Ida, Lewis & Clarke, The Silent League, Roadside Graves, Neil Halstead, among many more. Weekend passes and individual day tickets are available online NOW from Brown Paper Tickets.

In addition to a ton of live music, there will be workshops, films, kids activities, jam sessions and camping, English-style, for those who don’t book a room. Venues and line-ups for a handful of warm-up shows in the Northeast will be announced next wee.

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Online from Brown Paper Tickets (Weekend and individual day passes)
In person at both BEACON’S CLOSET Brooklyn locations
From Woodstock Music Shop
And directly at the FULL MOON RESORT

Weekend passes are $120 and include 3 nights of camping and parking
DAY TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE (doesn’t include camping) for the following:
Friday 30th April : $37
Saturday 1st May: $46
Sunday 2nd May: $46

Gracing the Truck America stages are…
Brandon Patton
Big Star Tribute
Cat Martino
Collin Rocker
Common Prayer
Dusty & the Dreaming Spires (Robin & Joe from Goldrush/Truck)
Forgetters (Blake Schwarzenbach of Jawbreaker, Jets To Brazil)
Gary Louris (of The Jayhawks)
Gazzarderie All Stars
Grand Mal
Here We Go Magic
Jae Song Films
John de Vries
John Kameel Farah
Lewis & Clarke
Linda Moody
Loop 2.4.3
Mercury Rev
Mike & Ruthy
Neil Halstead
Nina Violet
Oxygen Ponies
Randi Russo
Sam Isaac
Sgt Dunbar & the Hobo Banned
Stache & The Golden Delicious
T J Kong & The Atomic Bomb
Tern Rounders
The Brixton Riot
The Caulfield Sisters
The Dig
The Joy Formidable
The Roadside Graves
The Sadies
The Shoestring Band
The Silent League
Tim Easton
Two Dark Birds
Wayne Robbins & The Hellsayers
White Rabbits
Willy Mason

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– Gates open Midday Friday, April 30th
– Weekend pass includes 3 nights FREE camping (Friday/Saturday/Sunday) @ Full Moon’s beautiful grounds
– Not a happy camper? Full Moon Resort has a range of lovely rooms to rent
– Car Parking FREE with ticket purchase (weekend or individual day passes)
– Don’t have a car? Trailways bus from NYC and Kingston (route 28) stops in Big Indian!
– A range of great value meal passes available – eat like a king all weekend
– Several bars serving a wide range of beers, wines and liquors (21+, BYO not permitted)
– Children aged 12 and under are FREE when accompanied by a parent or guardian (not a sibling)
– Ages 12+ pay full price. ANYONE under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian

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The Truck festival in Oxfordshire, UK has run for the past 13 years on the principles of independence and ethically minded and cooperative production, with a passion for introducing cutting edge music as well as a reverential nod back to the classics. Bands like Supergrass, Fanfarlo, The Lemonheads, Regina Spektor, Battles, Okkervil River, The Raveonettes, We Were Promised Jetpacks, Wild Beasts, YACHT and The Big Pink have been part of the TRUCK experience over the years. The line up for Truck 13, Truck’s annual festival taking place on July 24-25 in Steventon, UK, includes performances by Mew, Los Campesinos! and Future of the Left.

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