MILWAUKEE (March 26, 2014) – Summerfest officials are excited to announce over 75 headlining acts that will perform at the 2014 festival. Scheduled performers include New Order, Rise Against, Kip Moore, Ray LaMontagne, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Nas, Brand New and The Neighbourhood. Today’s announcement was launched on 43 Clear Channel Outdoor Digital Billboards across southeastern Wisconsin. It was also premiered nationally via video online at USA Today and can be viewed at Usatoday.com/life and Summerfest.com. News outlets are encouraged to repost and share the link on their websites. The following Grounds Stage Headliners have been added to the 2014 lineup:

New Order

Rise Against

Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

Nas      

Fitz And The Tantrums

Ludacris

The Head and the Heart

Neon Trees

B.o.B.

Robert DeLong

Atmosphere

Girl Talk

ZZ Ward

Umphrey’s McGee

Ziggy Marley

Kongos

Jake Miller

Kool and the Gang

Yonder Mountain String Band

Bleachers

Wailers

Los Lonely Boys

SoMo

Blackberry Smoke

DJ Pauly D

Kansas

Michael McDonald

Clay Walker

Matisyahu

Crowder

David Nail

The Hold Steady

Saints of Valory

Bombino

St. Lucia

Wild Feathers

Bad Suns

Kitten

Kip Moore

Ray LaMontagne

Brand New        

The Neighbourhood

Five Finger Death Punch

The Fray

The Airborne Toxic Event

Tegan and Sara

Melissa Etheridge

Bonnie Raitt

REO Speedwagon

Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite

Cheap Trick

Walk Off The Earth

A Great Big World

.38 Special

Switchfoot

Jake Bugg

O.A.R.

Timeflies

Scotty McCreery

Pentatonix

Rusted Root

George Thorogood & The Destroyers

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

The Crystal Method

Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx

Best Coast

Taj Mahal Trio

Delta Rae

Cowboy Mouth

Kopecky Family Band

Moon Taxi

James Hunter Six

San Fermin

Wild Cub

Foy Vance

Performance dates, times and stage locations as well as additional headliners will be announced in the coming weeks.

The following Marcus Amphitheater headliners are slated to perform at Summerfest 2014: Bruno Mars with special guest Aloe Blacc, Lady Gaga, Brad Paisley with special guests Darius Rucker and Joel Crouse, Outkast with special guest Gary Clark Jr., Dave Matthews Band, Zac Brown Band, MÖTLEY CRÜE with special guest Alice Cooper and Fall Out Boy and Paramore with special guest New Politics with more to be announced in the coming weeks.

Summerfest delivers an amazing collection of talent for an amazingly low price. General Admission ticket options are available online at Summerfest.com and Marcus Amphitheater concert performances which include festival admission are available at Ticketmaster.com and Ticketmaster outlets.

Fest-goers can save money with Advanced Sale General Admission tickets and pass options now available on Summerfest.com with no incremental service fees.
• Discounted offers include a $16 General Admission ticket ($18 value), a $9 Weekday Admission ticket valid Tuesday – Friday, prior to 4:00 pm ($11 value) and a “3 for $42” multi-day pass, valid for one general admission per day on three different days of the festival ($54 value).

In addition, on Monday, March 24, Journal Broadcast Group launched a new streaming music app named “Radio League,” which is filled with free, high quality, locally programmed streaming music stations and available for download at RadioLeague.com. With six unique stations that focus on different genres including Top 40, Country and Adult Alternative, “Radio League” will now also offer, beginning today, its newest channel – Summerfest Radio. Music fans can now visit Summerfest.com anytime to listen to music from their favorite Summerfest headliners for free.

About Summerfest Summerfest 2014 will take place June 25 - 29 and July 1 - 6 from Noon until Midnight and will be closed Monday, June 30. Following its 1968 debut, Summerfest has evolved into what is now recognized as “The World’s Largest Music Festival” and Milwaukee’s cornerstone summer celebration, bringing the music industry’s hottest stars, emerging talent and local favorites along with approximately 900,000 people from Milwaukee and around the world together each year for an unforgettable live music experience. During the festival, the spotlight shines on over 800 acts, over 1,000 performances, 11 stages, delectable food and beverages and interactive activities, all in a world-class festival setting. Patrons can also enjoy Miller Lite, the Official Beer of Summerfest. For more details, visit Summerfest.com, Facebook.com/summerfest or Twitter: @Summerfest.

About Clear Channel Outdoor (COO) Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCO) is one of the world’s largest outdoor advertising companies, and the largest in Milwaukee with a strong portfolio of bulletins, posters, digital, transit shelters, mall, airport and rail advertising opportunities. Clear Channel Outdoor is dedicated to creating inspiring and innovative out-of-home advertising solutions by collaborating with advertisers and applying powerful audience insights that enable brands to engage effectively with consumers when they are out and about. Clear Channel Outdoor is pioneering the integration of out-of-home platforms with digital technologies such as mobile and social to drive awareness and inspiration to engagement and purchase. Clear Channel Outdoor also has one of the fastest growing digital out-of-home networks with some 5,000 screens in 19 countries worldwide. In the U.S., Clear Channel Outdoor operates in 48 of the top 50 designated market areas. Clear Channel Outdoor North America: clearchanneloutdoor.com. Follow us @ccoutdoorna.

About Journal Broadcast Group Journal Broadcast Group owns and operates 35 radio stations and 13 television stations in 11 states. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, it is the broadcast business of Journal Communications Inc. (NYSE: JRN), a diversified media company with operations in publishing, radio and television broadcasting and digital media.