HITS Daily Double

Summerfest 2014 lineup

WHAT MADE MILWAUKEE FAMOUS: The talent lineup for Summerfest 2014, which takes place 6/25-7/6 in Milwaukee, includes a ton of name acts, including New Order, Ray LaMontagne, KONGOS, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Nas, The Neighbourhood, A Great Big World, Ludacris, Five Finger Death Punch, Neon Trees, The Airborne Toxic Event, Tegan and Sara, Robert DeLong, Bonnie Raitt, ZZ Ward, Cheap Trick, Walk Off the Earth, Jake Bugg, Bleachers, Pentatonix, The Hold Steady and a slew of classic-rock bands, including Kansas and REO Speedwagon. They join previously announced headliners Bruno Mars, Aloe Blacc, Lady Gaga, Brad Paisley, Darius Rucker, OutKast, Gary Clark Jr., Dave Matthews Band, Zac Brown Band, M�tley Cr�e, Alice Cooper, Fall Out Boy and Paramore. The announcement was launched on 43 Clear Channel Outdoor digital billboards across southeastern Wisconsin (see 3/26 item). The fest, which started in 1968, has averaged around 900k attendees overall in recent years. And if you’re gonna go to Wisconsin, summer is the time to do it. (3/27a)