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Brilliant Corners of Popular Amusements 2012 (John Cale, Bobby Womack, Van Dyke Parks, Zola Jesus & more)

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Brilliant Corners of Popular Amusements will make its return with a second incarnation of the fall festival, set to take place from September 21-23 at the Riverfront Theater, not far from where last year’s fest went down in Eckhart Park.

The eclectic BCoPA music lineup includes John Cale, Bobby Womack, Conor Oberst, Zola Jesus, Van Dyke Parks, and Helado Negro with more acts TBA. There will also be free late-night comedy shows on Friday (9/21)(Seaton Smith, Drew Michael, Megan Gailey, Brandon Wetherbee) and Saturday (9/22)(Jon H. Benjamin, James Fritz, The Puerbaugh Sisters, Brian Babylon), and matinee performances by El Circo Cheapo on both Saturday and Sunday (9/23).

Single-day tickets go on sale on Tuesday (6/26) at noon CST.

Check out the current lineup-by-day below…

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BRILLIANT CORNERS OF POPULAR AMUSEMENTS LINEUP SO FAR
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FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 21
Feature event – 7pm
John Cale
Zola Jesus

Late Comedy Show (FREE) – 10pm
Seaton Smith
with
Drew Michael
Megan Gailey
Hosted by Brandon Wetherbee
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SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 22
Matinee – 5pm
El Circo Cheapo

Feature event – 7pm
Conor Oberst
Van Dyke Parks

Late Comedy Show (FREE) – 10pm
Jon H. Benjamin
with
James Fritz
The Puerbaugh Sisters
Hosted by Brian Babylon
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SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 23
Matinee – 5pm
El Circo Cheapo

Feature event – 7pm
Bobby Womack
Helado Negro
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