Vampire Weekend, Sharon Jones, Junot Diaz and More at SummerStage

diaz 0 Vampire Weekend, Sharon Jones, Junot Diaz and More at SummerStageYou can catch the besweatered, much-buzzed about indie pop band Vampire Weekend, untouchable soul strutter Sharon Jones and, um, Junot Diaz at Central Park SummerStage this year. The City Parks Foundation announced their line-up and it’s going to be a doozy, with Brooklyn’s Santogold and Diplo getting the crowd rowdy and Richard Price living the Lush Life on the Central Park stage. Bring your blankets to some of these performances, listed after the jump. For more information, visit the SummerStage website.

June 14: Vampire Weekend with Kid Sister
June 20: Comedy Central Park with Stephen Lynch, Mike Birbiglia and Julian McCullough

June 22: French-Israeli singer Yael Naim
June 28: Vieux Farka Touré and Fallou Dieng
July 5: Rachid Taha and Dengue Fever
July 11: Dancing with Rennie Harris/Puremovement
July 17: Junot Díaz
July 20: Santogold with Diplo
July 23: Mark Knopfler

July 27: Skatalites with Taj Mahal
July 29: Crosby, Stills and Nash
July 31: Richard Price
Aug. 2: Roy Hargrove
Aug. 6: Sonny Rollins
Aug. 14: Los Lonely Boys with Los Lobos
Aug 16: Battles and Black Dice
Aug 17: Sharon Jones