On Friday, Sept. 7, the Jesus and Mary Chain and Built to Spill will headline Raleigh City Plaza. Again, 14 clubs will be hosting music including shows by Dan Deacon, Corrosion of Conformity, Zola Jesus, the dBs and Yo La Tengo.
The event closes out on Saturday, Sept. 8, featuring sets by The Roots, Sunn O))), Megafaun, Birds of Avalon, Whatever Brains, Danny Brown and Flosstradamus.
Among the Charlotte bands playing are Paint Fumes, Young and in the Way and Joint D.
Tickets for the 2012 Hopscotch Music Festival are now on sale. Prices range from $110 for three-day passes to one-day passes for $55-$75.