New Orleans, La. - Kid Rock is joining the headliners at the 15th Annual VOODOO Music and Arts Experience. The music festival, scheduled for Halloween weekend (November 1, 2 and 3) joins a bill led by Pearl Jam, Nine Inch Nails, The Cure, Calvin Harris, Bassnectar, Paramore, and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis.
"Over the last 14 years of VOODOO, we've seen some 2000 artists from nearly every musical genre perform in what some have called a musical gumbo," says Stephen Rehage, the founder/producer of VOODOO. "It seems fitting that an artist as diverse and talented as Kid Rock is returning to Voodoo for the 15TH ritual."
The 15th anniversary VOODOO celebration will also mark the debut of City Park's Festival Grounds, a new permanent home for VOODOO.
Credentials (wristbands) are on sale now. Prices are as follows: Three-day weekend credentials: $175; Loa VIP credentials: $500; Loa VIP credentials with parking: $550; and the new Artist Cred: $1250 (minimum purchase of 2) which offers two (2) Voodoo Artist Laminates; Exclusive backstage access; Exclusive stage access; Exclusive on stage viewing deck access; One (1) complimentary reserved parking on Lelong Drive at the New Orleans Museum of Art; Complimentary golf cart shuttle from parking to backstage upon arrival; Complimentary post show golf cart shuttle back to parking; Complimentary food and drinks at the Artist Bar; Soundboard viewing areas; Access to the Loa Lounge; Access to the Loa Cargo Container Deck and Bar; Access to the Loa Front Row; Dedicated entrance at the front gate; Access to Stella! Restaurant Loa location; Access to Aiden Gill for Men Loa location; Access to the House Bar; Daily drink specials; Air conditioned restrooms; Complimentary massages from Blue Cliff College; Complimentary carnival rides; Concierge guest services.
VOODOO is also offering camping options which include: Loa VIP Camping (luxury camping) for (including Artist Credentials for the special behind the fences access and Loa privileges) for $2,500. These ready-to-go, pre-built safari tents include beds, linens, furniture, carpet, electricity, reserved parking, premium showers, bathrooms, 24-hour security and medical assistance, breakfast, late night snacks and more. VOODOO officials say general admission weekend camping is now sold out.
The complete line-up for VOODOO is as follows:
Pearl Jam; Nine Inch Nails; The Cure; Kid Rock; Calvin Harris; Bassnectar; Paramore; Macklemore & Ryan Lewis; Afrojack; Boys Noize; The Gaslight Anthem; Big Gigantic; How To Destroy Angels; Matt & Kim; Alkaline Trio; Preservation Hall Jazz Band; Dirty South; Desaparecidos; Beats Antique; New Found Glory; Cults; Savoy; Delta Rae; Anamanaguchi; Allen Stone; Destructo; Youngblood Hawke; ZZ Ward; Rudimental; The Revivalists; Shovels & Rope; Moon Taxi; The Olms; Keys N Krates; L.P.; G-Eazy; He's My Brother, She's My Sister; Hockey; A Silent Film; Robert DeLong; The Virginmarys; The Apache Relay; Those Darlins; Reignwolf; CC Adcock & The Lafayette Marquis; Ruby Amanfu; Fleur De Bris Vodu All Stars Featuring David Torkanowsky, George Porter, Jr., & Nicholas Payton; Billy Squier; John Michael Rouchell; Flow Tribe; Royal Teeth; Quintron & Miss Pussycat; Roll The Tanks; Jingle Punks Hipster Orchestra; Dan Dyer; The Purrs; Andrew Duhon; The Breton Sound; Poof! The Pop Show With Carmine P. Filthy & A Boy Named Ruth; The Scorseses; Big History; Coyotes; Kinky Machine; Leopold and his Fiction; Church With Unicorn Fukr, Mr. Cool Bad Guy & Guests; Leslie Blackshear Smith & Double Black Featuring Simon Lott, DJ Raymond, Shane Theriot, Alfred "Uganda" Roberts, Tim Green, Ivan Neville, Kiki Phillips, Mehnaz Hoosein & Erica Falls; Paul Varisco And The Milestones; Panic In Eden; Oh, Jeremiah; Hello Negro; The Real Night Tripper: Dr John Featuring George Porter, Jr., Herlin Riley, Alfred "Uganda" Roberts, Smokey Johnson, Shane Theriot, Chief Monk Boudreaux, Nicholas Payton, Roderick Paulin, Sarah Morrow, & Topsy Chapman & Solid Harmony.