SEATTLE, WA. Wednesday Jun.7.2006 / -- The 2006 lineup for Bumbershoot--Seattle's Music & Arts Festival--continues to grow.

Among the latest additions to the September event are Rock Kills Kid, Badly Drawn Boy, Zero 7, Alejandro Escovedo and the Veronicas.

These artists join previously announced performers Kanye West, Yellowcard, Hawthorne Heights, AFI, A Tribe Called Quest, Feist, Shooter Jennings, The English Beat, and more. Additional bands will be announced on July 11th, according to a news release.

Now in its 36th year, Bumbershoot is the biggest contemporary music and arts festival in North America and takes place over Labor Day weekend, from September 2-4. The three-day event features live music, comedy, dance, indie crafts, spectacle, film, theatre, kid's activities, and literary and visual arts.

Tickets to the 2006 Bumbershoot festival go on sale July 15th at,
at Ticketmaster locations, or by phone at 206.628.0888.

For more information on Seattle's Bumbershoot festival, visit

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