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Pick a festival. Any festival.

Pitchfork finally got around to announcing the beginning of its line-up, and since it's the only festival I'm probably going to be able to attend, this post had to wait until now.
Think of this as the consumer reports-style summary of which festival to attend this spring/summer...
(*'s indicate bands and artists that are playing more than one festival)
P.S. - the Decemberists = the festival sluts of the year

Coachella: April 27-29 Indio, CA
A condensed list of the bands playing: Interpol, Arctic Monkeys*, Sonic Youth*, DJ Shadow*, Brazilian Girls*, Rufus Wainwright, Nickel Creek, El-P*, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Arcade Fire, The Decemberists**, The Rapture, LCD Soundsystem, The New Pornographers*, Regina Spektor*, The Black Keys, !!!, Hot Chip*, Air, The Roots*, Kaiser Chiefs, Damien Rice*, Lily Allen*
See the Full Line-up

Bonnaroo: June 14-17 Tennessee
A condensed list of the bands playing: The Police, The White Stripes, Ben Harper, Wilco, the Flaming Lips*, Franz Ferdinand, The Decemberists**, Damien Rice*, Wolfmother, Regina Spektor*, The Black Keys, The Roots*, DJ Shadow*, Spoon, Lily Allen*, Hot Chip*, Feist, El-P*, The Hold Steady, Aesop Rock, Cold War Kids, Brazilian Girls*, Girl Talk, Annuals, The National, The Little Ones
See The Full Line-Up

Sasquatch: May 26-28 Washington (the state)
A condensed list of the bands playing: Nine Inch Nails, Bahaus, HIM, TV on the Radio, Wolfmother, The Flaming Lips*, The Shins, Neko Case, Ben Harper, Iron and Wine*, Sufjan Stevens, Gomez, Rogue Wave, Architecture in Helsinki, Stephen Malkmus, Band of Horses, Matt Costa, Brett Dennen, Death Cab For Cutie, Beck, The Decemberists**, Arctic Monkeys*, Pretty Girls Make Graves, Nada Surf, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, We Are Scientists
See the Full Line-up

Pitchfork: July 13-15 Chicago
Very few of the artists/bands playing have been announced so far, but here are a few highlights: Cat Power, Iron and Wine*, Girl Talk*, New Pornographers*, Stephen Malkmus*, Of Montreal, Sonic Youth
See the line-up so far...

Meanwhile, in the blogosphere...(and beyond)
BONUS MP3: Birdmonster - 'Cause You Can

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