CMJ announced today its full artist schedule for CMJ Music Marathon 2012, October 16-20 in New York City. Artists confirmed to appear include The Walkmen, The Mountain Goats, Kimbra, GZA, Ghostface Killah, Asher Roth, Dum Dum Girls, AraabMUZIK, Savages, OFF!, Sky Ferreira, Killer Mike, Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire, King Tuff, Eleanor Friedberger, Q-Tip, Theophilus London, Com Truise, DIIV, Pig Destroyer and many more. The annual event will feature over 80 panels, seminars and special events and available for music fans to attend along with music industry professionals, college radio tastemakers, bloggers, press, and musicians.
CMJ will be headquartered at New York University’s Greenwich Village campus, just steps away from dozens of downtown Manhattan venues. Past events have featured bands prior to achieving success such as, Avicii (2010), Mumford & Sons (2009), MGMT (2007), Arcade Fire (2004), Yeah Yeah Yeahs (2002) and more.