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The Avett Brothers Headline Summer Cut: The Happy Funtime Fest Presented by KXT 91.7 FM

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Summer Kick-Off Concert Also Features Grace Potter & the Nocturnals

KXT's Summer Cut


DALLAS/FORT WORTH: KXT 91.7 FM, in partnership with Live Nation, announces KXT’s Summer Cut: The Happy Funtime Fest summer concert event on Saturday, June 1, 2013, at 4:00 p.m. at the Gexa Energy Pavilion. Headlined by the roots-rock band The Avett Brothers, KXT’s second annual summer kick-off festival also features the electric, hard-rockin’ Grace Potter & the Nocturnals and a stellar lineup of national artists including Matt & Kim, Dawes, Hayes Carll and Milo Greene, with local acts RTB2, Oil Boom, The Orbans, The Roomsounds and Fate Lions. Others acts to be announced as they are confirmed.

Summer Cut tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, January 25 at 10:00 a.m. All tickets can be purchased at The concert is produced by Live Nation.

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KXT 91.7 FM is one of the public broadcasting stations operated by North Texas Public Broadcasting, a not-for-profit media network that also includes KERA 90.1 FM, KERA TV, KERA WORLD and Art&Seek. KXT began broadcasting in November 2009 and has a Triple A (Adult Album Alternative) music format with a mix of acoustic, alt-country, indie rock, alternative and world music. Listen live to KXT and download the free mobile app at


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