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NYC's 2012 Summerstage schedule revealed

Central Park Summer Stage

The schedule for NYC's 2012 Summerstage series has been announced. This year's festivities are set to include free shows with performances from: Alabama Shakes, Bobby Womack, Dawes, Gary Clark Jr., Willis Earl Beal, Kurt Vile, GIVERS and many more. The non-free shows, many of which are already sold out, include performances from: Beach House, M83, Childish Gambino, Foster The People, Young The Giant, Norah Jones and more.

The full schedule with ticket info can be found here. Some of our favorite picks can be found below.


Free Shows

6/07 - Bobby Womack, Willis Earl Beal, June 12 - The New York Pops with Ozomatli
6/16 - Dawes, Kurt Vile and The Violators
6/17 - The Blue Note Jazz Festival
6/20 - Comedy Central: Indecision in the Park with The Daily Show: John Oliver, Kristen Schaal, John Hodgman
6/24 - Alabama Shakes, Diamond Rugs, Robert Ellis
7/07 - CBGB Festival - Artists TBA
7/17 - Upright Citizens Brigade presents The All-Stars of Improv
7/28 - Gary Clark Jr., GIVERS
8/04 - Amadou & Mariam, Theophilus London


Non-free shows

6/11 - Foster the People, Tokyo Police Club, Kimbra (sold out)
6/25 - Childish Gambino, Danny Brown, Schoolboy Q (sold out)
7/03 - Norah Jones
7/16 - Young the Giant
7/23 - Beach House (sold out)
8/06 - Old Crow Medicine Show 
8/08 - M83 (sold out)