B.O.M.B. Diggity

B.O.M.B. Fest has snagged Weezer and Snoop Dogg as the headliners of its 2011 event featuring two days of rock, hip-hop and electronic music.

The festival, which began in 2009 as the high school senior class project of Frank Bombaci Jr., stands for Bring Our Music Back. This year the event takes place May 28-29 at Western Connective State University in Danbury, Conn.

All net proceeds will be donated to charity organizations including The Hole In The Wall Gang Camp and Connecticut Children’s Hospital. Ticket sales will also benefit youth music enrichment and educational programs within schools and the community through Bring Our Music Back Inc.

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Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta, Ga.

More than 70 bands will perform on four stages. The lineup includes Wiz Khalifa, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Coheed And Cambria, Neon Trees, George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, The New Pornographers and Best Coast.

RJD2 will also perform in addition to Against Me!, Man Man, The Felice Brothers, Portugal. The Man, and Titus Andronicus.

The festival will also feature over 25 local artists.

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Club Downunder, Tallahassee, Fla.

Early bird general admission two-day tickets are priced at $89. VIP packages are available for $299. VIP perks include access to a private viewing platform next to the main stages, catering, four free alcoholic drink tickets per day, VIP entrance and parking, a free shirt and poster, and a complimentary massage from a licensed massage therapist.

Ticket prices will increase Friday or whenever early bird tickets run out – whichever is sooner.

For more information, click here for the official B.O.M.B. Fest website.

Click here to learn more about Bring Our Music Back Inc.