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Widespread Panic, Son Volt, Yonder Mountain and more to Wakarusa

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Wakarusa unveiled the first installment of its 2013 lineup today.
  • Wakarusa unveiled the first installment of its 2013 lineup today.

Wakarusa unveiled the first part of its lineup today, and one of the headliners at the 10th annual music festival will no doubt have have the Spreadnecks rejoicing. That's right, jam-band favorites Widespread Panic will be among the groups playing Mulberry Mountain this summer.

Some of the other names include: Icelandic folk-pop outfit Of Monsters and Men, sure to be a hit with the mustache/skinny suspenders/vest/little hat crowd (they're "the new Arcade Fire," according to Rolling Stone); Canuck electro duo Zeds Dead; laid-back reggae-inspired bro jam band Rebelution; alt-country stalwarts Son Volt; bluegrass perennials Yonder Mountain String Band; and many more.

The next lineup announcements will be made Jan. 10 and Jan. 17. You can read the full list of bands announced so far after the jump.

Thoughts so far? Does WP seal the deal for anybody? Who would you like to see announced?

Wakarusa 2013 Lineup Part 1:

Widespread Panic

Of Monsters and Men

Zeds Dead

Yonder Mountain String Band

Rebelution

Quixotic

Tipper

Son Volt

Bombino

SAVOY

Allen Stone

RJD2

Figure

The Polish Ambassador

BoomBox

The Bright Light Social Hour

ZOOGMA

The Motet

New Monsoon

Icona POp

Wallpaper.

Wick-it the Instigator

The Whigs

Shovels & Rope

RUN DMT

Cherub

HeRobust

Xaver

Lord T & Eloise

Samples

Mountain Sprout

Dirtfoot

Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band

The Last Bison

Mountain Standard Time

Old Shoe

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