ALT 98.7 (also known as KYSR-FM), an iHeartMedia alternative rock station based in the Los Angeles area, has announced the lineup of its third annual Summer Camp festival concert, which will take place August 19, 2017, at the Queen Mary Events Park in Long Beach, Calif.
Pre-sale tickets are available on May 10 at 10 a.m. PDT at Alt987fm.com and AXS.com for members of ALT 98.7’s online loyalty program “The List.” List members can enter the word "CAMP " to get the pre-sale tickets.
Tickets go on sale to the general public on May 11 at 12 p.m. PDT at ALT987fm.com and AXS.com. A select number of VIP tickets will be available, offering pit access, official event merchandise and meet-and-greets with certain artists to be announced. ALT 98.7 is also having ticket giveaways on the air, and people can enter an online sweepstakes to win tickets.
Many of this year's ALT 98.7 Summer Camp artists have new material out in 2017. Foster the People released an EP titled III in April 2017, and is expected to have a new album out before the end of the year. HAIM's second album, Something to Tell You, is set for release on July 7, 2017. Bleachers' third album, Gone Now, is due out on June 2, 2017. Sir Sly's single "High" was released earlier this year. Magic Giant's first album is expected to be released in 2017.
The ALT 98.7 Summer Camp was held at Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica, Calif., for the previous two years. The event also features art and food from local merchants. The 2017 Subaru Impreza is the sponsor of this year's ALT 98.7 Summer Camp.