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- Posted on Jun 29th 2010 2:49PM by Mike Ayers
Also poached from the classic 1993-96 Matador era is reunited Pavement, Liz Phair, Superchunk and Belle and Sebastian. Yo La Tengo, Cat Power, the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion and Spoon round out the late-'90s era Matador roster, with Spoon having only released one album on the label, their 1996 debut 'Telephono.'
More acts are expected to be announced in the next few days, but in addition to the above heavy hitters, recent Matador acts such as Sonic Youth, Girls, F---ed Up, Kurt Vile, Shearwater and Ted Leo will be making appearances, as will everyone's favorite indie-pop supergroup, the New Pornographers.
Fans will have to wait until Monday, July 5 for ticket information, which will be released on Matador's website. There's no word on whether or not Matador Europe bands can be included into the mix, but as long as they're rounding up Merge favorites Spoon and Superchunk, it's not so unlikely to think Modest Mouse, M. Ward or a reunited Sleater-Kinney could be roped into the festivities.