Can a festival tied to a radio station that no longer exists still lay claim to that station’s sound?
Such knotty questions can be pondered while reviewing the line-up for the 25th installment of Edgefest, now under the auspices of 97.1 the Eagle, as the Edge was snuffed out of existence last year.
The day-long, double-stage festival event is set for — no fooling — April 1 at Frisco’s Toyota Stadium, as it has been the last few years.
The line-up will warm a nostalgist’s heart: Blink 182, the Offspring, 311, Chevelle, Toadies and a reunited Nixons are among the headliners. (Organizers claim these “Edgefest alums” are meant to mark the silver anniversary.)
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Other bands scheduled to perform include Naked and Famous, the Record Company, Goodbye June, Black Pistol Fire, Dreamers, Missio, Badflower and the Wrecks.
Tickets — prices were not immediately available — for the 25th edition of Edgefest go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, via KEGL.com.