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Shaky Knees Music Festival announces daily lineup, single-day tickets


Shaky Knees Music Festival has announced its daily lineup, which means single-day tickets are also going on sale.

The three-day event, May 4-6 at Central Park in downtown Atlanta, will feature Jack White, David Byrne, Fleet Foxes, Courtney Barnett and Japandroids on opening night.

The starting lineup on May 5 is Queens of the Stone Age, The War on Drugs, Cake, Manchester Orchestra, Matt and Kim and The Distillers.

And May 6 brings The National, Tenacious D, Vance Joy, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats and Lord Huron to close the annual festival.

More than 60 bands will perform on four stages erected throughout the park.

Check out the entire daily lineups here:

One-day general admission ($99), VIP ($270) and Platinum tickets ($850) will go on sale at 10 a.m. Feb. 8 at

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Atlanta Journal-Constitution staff writer Melissa Ruggieri covers the Atlanta Music Scene and entertainment news for print and online.