Courtney Barnett, Photo By Liam Cameron

Courtney Barnett, Photo By Liam Cameron

The line-up for CMJ Music Marathon 2014 includes dozens of artists running their CMJ victory laps alongside hundreds of up-and-comers, eager to take to the city and blow our minds. This year’s roster also expands upon CMJ’s reputation as a truly international festival, pulling talent from across the globe to ensure that no two CMJ attendees will have the same experience, and no CMJ attendee will go home without a new favorite band (or ten).

In the meantime, here are just a small percentage of the highlights from the 2014 line-up:

Ballet School
Bear’s Den
Bombay Bicycle Club
Cold War Kids
Courtney Barnett
Doe Paoro
Dune Rats
Gem Club
Gerard Way
Horse Thief
Juan Wauters
Kate Boy
The Kills
King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard
Matthew Dear
Moon Duo
Potty Mouth
Pro Era
Reigning Sound
Saint Pepsi
Sam Roberts Band
San Fermin
Tom Vek
Twin Peaks
White Fence
The Wytches
Young Magic

Additional artists include:

A-Lin * Andrew Cedermark * Avid Dancer * Ayer * Bad//Dreems * Bambara * Bikini Carwash * Bliss Blood and Al Street * Bully * Chandos * Cheerleader * Chelsea Jade * Curtin * Dan & Shay * Daniel Avery * Dead Tenants * DMA’s * Dog Bite * Dog G * Dusky * Eastern Hollows * Eluveitie * Faded Paper Figures * Faux Ferocious * Feverer * Free Time * Greys * GRMLN * Guy Blakeslee * Haybaby * Heat * Homeshake * Ice Balloons * Johnny Lewis * JPNSGRLS * Lee Bains III and The Glory Fires * Luantan Ascent * Made In Heights * Marc Edward and Slip Stream Time Travel * Me Chinese * Meatbodies * Moon Taxi * Nick Hakim * Nuns * Obn IIIs * Odonis Odonis * Old Monk * Orchestra Of Spheres * Orenda Fink * PINS * Public Access TV * Public Speaking * Purling Hiss * Red Oblivion * Reversus * Robot Death Kites * Room Full Of Strangers * Sampology * Shelly Burgnon * Shonen Knife * Slothrust * Spreaders * Taymir * Teddy Midnight * The Kickback * The Living Kills * The Rua * Tiger Dare * Tom Trago * Tor Miller * Ultimate Painting * The Veda Rays * Wayna * Whiskey Bitches * Yellerkin * Zeahorse * Zella Day

Plus many, many more to be announced.

Check out selected tracks from CMJ 2014 artists via Spotify.

Discounts on CMJ 2014 badges are available through September 15. Get info on how to register here.