April 15, 2013


Voodoo Music Experience Announces First 15 Bands: Pearl Jam, Nine Inch Nails Headline

Update: On August 26, Kid Rock was added to the lineup!

Update: On August 14, The Cure was added as a headliner to the Voodoo Music Experience lineup!

America's longest-running music festival, the Voodoo Music Experience, will kick off its 15th year in November and today, April 15, Fuse is bringing you an exclusive look at the first 15 bands from this year's lineup!

Pearl Jam will headline the New Orleans festival for the first time this year, and Nine Inch Nails returns for their third appearance at Voodoo and first since 2008. NIN frontman Trent Reznor will make an additional appearance in his other band, How To Destroy Angels, as well.

Pairing along with those top-billed rock acts are Fueled By Ramen pop-rockers Paramore, who will continue to heavily support their new self-titled album.

Other top-billed performances include powerhouse electronic acts Calvin HarrisBassnectar and Robert Delong, along with rap sensation Macklemore and Ryan Lewis

Check out the video below to see Robert Delong, along with last year's Fuse host Jack Osbourne and Voodoo veteran Paul Oakenfold, getting you ready for this year's festival!

AfrojackBoys NoizeBig Gigantic and Cult add to the iconically diverse lineup. Meanwhile, The Gaslight Anthem, Alkaline Trio and Desaparecidos add a punk flavor to Voodoo's initial announcement.

Check out the entire first 15 acts to be announced for Voodoo below. The festival takes place from November 1-3 at City Park in New Orleans and you can learn more on their website

  • Pearl Jam
  • The Cure
  • Nine Inch Nails
  • Calvin Harris
  • Bassnectar
  • Paramore
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
  • Kid Rock
  • Afrojack
  • Boys Noize
  • The Gaslight Anthem
  • Big Gigantic
  • How To Destroy Angels
  • Cults
  • Alkaline Trio
  • Desaparecidos
  • Robert Delong

You can watch Nine Inch Nails' entire Voodoo set from 2005 below!