PRESS RELEASES

The Village Voice 3rd Annual
SIREN MUSIC FESTIVAL

at Coney Island
Draws Record Crowd of 150,000

Modest Mouse, Idlewild, The Datsuns,
Hot Hot Heat, Sahara Hotnights, Radio 4,
Ted Leo/Pharmacists, !!!, The Kills,
Northern State, The Dirtbombs, The Pattern,
Oneida, and The Witnesses
performed to record crowds

New York, NY (July 22, 2003) On Saturday, July 19, 2003 the Village Voice 3rd Annual SIREN MUSIC FESTIVAL at Coney Island solidified its status as the premier outdoor indie rock festival by drawing a record 150,000 music fans to the annual free event with its standout international and national lineup.

Performing before record crowds totaling more than 150,000 throughout the day, Modest Mouse, Idlewild, The Datsuns, Hot Hot Heat, Sahara Hotnights, Radio 4, Ted Leo/Pharmacists, !!!, The Kills, Northern State, The Dirtbombs, The Pattern, Oneida, and The Witnesses drew fans from all over the country to the two outdoor stages located on West 10th Street and Stillwell Avenue in historic Coney Island.

The Village Voice 3rd Annual SIREN MUSIC FESTIVAL was sponsored in part by Budweiser, LG Mobile Phones, Best Buy, dnL, Garnier Fructis, Washington Mutual, Astroland Amusement Park and the TriBeCa Grand Hotel. Media partners included WFUV and Citysearch.com.

This successful third year event was covered to date by MTV, MTV2, CTN, The New York Times, The New York Post, Newsday, Time Out New York, VH1.com, Billboard, Rollingstone.com, The Bergen Record, The Onion, NME, CMJ, Tripwire, Pollstar, Pitchfork and WNYC Radio.

Producer & Talent Buyer:
Diane Perini • (212) 475-3333 Ext. 14100 • dperini@villagevoice.com

General Information: siren@villagevoice.com

PRESS RELEASE ARCHIVE

2010

7/12/10 Siren Festival, Pre Party and After Party this week

6/17/10 Siren Festival Announces Additional Artists and After Party Details

5/26/10 Village Voice Announces Additional Artists for Siren 2010

5/05/10 Village Voice announces initial Siren 2010 Line-up

2009

7/24/09 Siren Festival Draws Crowds To Coney Island

7/14/09 Siren Festival and After Party this weekend

6/17/09 Siren Festival Announces Additional Artists and After Party Details

5/19/09 Village Voice Announces Additional Artists for Siren 2009

4/28/09 Village Voice Announces Initial Siren 2009 Line-up

2008

7/25/08 SIREN MUSIC FESTIVAL Draws Record Crowds to Coney Island

7/02/08 Village Voice Announces Artists for the SIREN AFTER-PARTY

6/18/08 Village Voice Announces Additional Artists for Siren 2008

5/07/08 Village Voice Announces Initial Siren 2008 Line-up

2007

7/16/07 Siren Wrap Up

7/26/07 Siren Announces Final Line-up

6/13/07 Siren Announces Additional Bands to Line-up

5/16/07 Siren Announces Initial Line-up

2006

7/20/06 Village Voice 6th Annual Village Voice SIREN MUSIC FESTIVAL

7/06/06 Village Voice Announces Additional Siren Line-Up

6/07/06 Village Voice Announces Additional Siren Line-Up

5/10/06 Village Voice Announces Initial Siren 2006 Line-up

2005

7/19/05 The 5th Annual SIREN MUSIC FESTIVAL at Coney Island

7/06/05 Village Voice Announces Final Siren Line-Up

6/27/05 Village Voice Announces Additional Siren Line-Up

5/31/05 Village Voice Announces Initial Siren 2005 Line-up

3/24/05 Village Voice Announces Date for Siren 2005

2004

7/20/04 Siren Music Festival Draws Record Crowd of Over 150,000

6/22/04 Village Voice Announces Final Siren Line-Up

5/17/04 Village Voice Announces Additional Siren Line-Up

4/26/04 Village Voice Announces Initial Siren 2004 Line-up

3/08/04 Village Voice Announces Date for Siren 2004

2003

7/22/03 Village Voice Siren Music Festival Draws Record Crowd

6/24/03 Village Voice Announces Final Siren Line-Up

5/19/03 Village Voice Announces Additional Siren Line-Up

4/30/03 Village Voice Announces Initial Siren 2003 Line-up

3/25/03 Village Voice Announces Date for Siren 2003



SIREN AFTER PARTY
with
FRANCIS AND THE LIGHTS
ACRYLICS
GORDON VOIDWELL
Post-Siren Fest DJ sets
by Doug Martsch and Micachu & The Shapes