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Imagine Dragons, Weezer join March Madness Music Fest

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American Music Awards | A strummy, Mumford-y beginning segued quickly into one of the Dragons' signature it-takes-a-village widescreen anthems (literally, there was a choir of maybe 15 extra voices…
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The final lineup for the March Madness Music Festval has been announced—Imagine Dragons, Weezer, Passion Pit, Cold War Kids, and Cole Swindell will join the previously announced lineup (Rihanna, Zac Brown Band, Bleachers) for the free event taking place April 3-5 at White River State Park in Indianapolis. 

Imagine Dragons will headline the Friday night (April 3) AT&T Block Party, with Weezer playing earlier in the day. Rihanna, whose single “American Oxygen” is used in the March Madness promos, is headlining the Saturday Coke Zero Countdown Concert and will be joined by Bleachers and recent addition Passion Pit. Sunday’s Capital One JamFest, which already had the strong lineup of Zac Brown Band, Lady Antebellum, and Kacey Musgraves is joined by ACM and CMA New Artist of the Year nominee Cole Swindell. 

The entire festival will be livestreamed on the NCAA’s festival website. Part of Zac Brown Band’s set will be broadcast on national television, prior to the championship game. 

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