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Wednesday Video Spotlight: Kings of Leon, The Shins, Tom Petty to headline Alabama's Hangout Music Fest

by Brandy McDonnell Published: February 13, 2013
Kings of Leon (AP file)
Kings of Leon (AP file)

Kings of Leon (which has Oklahoma ties), The Shins, Tom Petty, Passion Pit, Public Enemy and Kendrick Lamar are among the top acts playing the fourth Hangout Music Fest, according to

The Gulf Shores, Ala., event, which takes place May 17-19, also will feature Trey Anastasio Band, Ellie Goulding, Best Coast, The Roots, Delta Ray, BassNectar, The Breeders, Bloc Party, Gov’t Mule and another three dozen acts.

Here is the Hangout Music Fest’s announcement featuring a resurrection of Tony Clifton, a seedy lounge comedian created by the late Andy Kaufman.

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by Brandy McDonnell
Entertainment Reporter
Brandy McDonnell, also known by her initials BAM, writes stories and reviews on movies, music, the arts and other aspects of entertainment. She is NewsOK’s top blogger: Her 4-year-old entertainment news blog, BAM’s Blog, has notched more...
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