Outkast, Foster the People Set for Counterpoint Festival

There's a new location and more than 75 acts on the bill

Andre 3000 Outkast Mark Foster Foster the People
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Andre 3000 of Outkast, Mark Foster of Foster the People.
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Outkast, Pretty Lights, Foster the People, J. Cole, Major Lazer and Big Gigantic are confirmed for the second Counterpoint Festival, a three-day music and arts festival in Rome, Georgia, taking place April 25th - 27th. It marks the first confirmed hometown gig for Outkast on their 40-festival comeback tour. This year's festival will take place at the 5000-acre Kingston Downs site, a new location just an hour outside of Atlanta that boasts four performance spaces. Over 75 acts will play over the course of the three days. 

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Other acts on the bill include festival favorites such as Matt & Kim, Thievery Corporation, A-Trak and Sleigh Bells. Hip-hop acts booked include Chance the Rapper, El-P and Killer Mike's Run the Jewels, and Schoolboy Q. Other notable acts include Flosstradamus, YACHT, Boys Noize, STS9, and Krewella. 

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Counterpoint's first festival launched in September 2012, with Big Boi, M83, and Skrillex topping the bill. A variety of different ticket options are now available via Counterpoint's website.

Here is the confirmed Counterpoint lineup:

Outkast
Pretty Lights
Foster the People
STS9
J. Cole;
Major Lazer
Krewella
Big Gigantic
Flux Pavilion
Above & Beyond
Matt & Kim
Thievery Corporation
A-Trak
Janelle Monae
Wolfgang Gartner
Sleigh Bells
Boys Noize
Flosstradamus
Chance the Rapper
Griz
Shpongle
Phantogram
Moon Taxi
Run the Jewels (El-P & Killer Mike)
Schoolboy Q
Papadosio
Rich Homie Quan
GTA
Tycho
St. Lucia
The Revivalists
YACHT
Minnesota
Ott
The Polish Ambassador
Thundercat
Poolside
Wild Cub
Rubblebucket
Kill Paris
Congorock
Rustie
Hucci
Cashmere Cat
Nosaj Thing
Dan Croll
xxyyxx
Mayhem
Green Lantern
Butch Clancy
Lance Herbstrong
Tourist
Ratking
Jonas Rathsman
Watch the Duck
Kap Slap
Basic Vacation
JMSN
Pegboard Nerds
The Floozies
Thriftworks
Deep Cotton
Five Knives
Infinity Shred
Real Magic
Roman GianArthur
Bagheera
Skrause
Shreddie Mercury
Martina McFlyy
Chris Bushnell
BLKKMorris
Panther God
Ployd
The Difference Machine.