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Napa’s BottleRock to feature Bruno Mars, The Killers, Muse – and 80-plus more acts

Bruno Mars performs "Perm" at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Mars is a BottleRock festival headliner.
Bruno Mars performs "Perm" at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Mars is a BottleRock festival headliner. Invision/AP

BottleRock Napa Valley 2018 has unveiled its list of more than 80 musical acts.

The festival, presented by JaM Cellars, is a three-day music, wine and craft beer, and food event at the Napa Valley Expo that runs from May 25-27.

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Headlining the festival this year are Bruno Mars, The Killers and Muse.

“We are thrilled about this year’s lineup featuring world-renowned artists who combined have won 39 Grammy, Billboard Music and American Music Awards and received 150 nominations,” said Dave Graham, CEO of BottleRock Napa Valley and BottleRock Presents.

The Killers will headline BottleRock 2018. Chris Pizzello AP

Matt Bellamy of Muse performs at the 2017 KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas at The Forum on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, in Inglewood, Calif. Muse is one of the BottleRock 2018 headliners. Amy Harris Invision/AP

Here’s the rest of the lineup:

  • The Chainsmokers
  • Halsey
  • Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg will be performing at BottleRock 2018. Richard Shotwell Invision/AP

  • Incubus

Brandon Boyd of Incubus performs at the Louder Than Life Music Festival at Champions Park on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, in Louisville, Ky. Incubus is part of the festival lineup. Amy Harris Invision/AP

  • Earth, Wind & Fire

Earth, Wind and Fire performs on stage at the Verizon Center on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017, in Washington. The band is part of the 2018 BottleRock lineup. Brent N. Clarke Invision/AP

  • The Head and the Heart
  • Billy Idol
  • Thievery Corporation
  • Phantogram
  • The Revivalists
  • Bleachers
  • Michael Franti & Spearhead
  • Mike D (DJ Set)
  • E-40
  • St. Paul & The Broken Bones
  • Oh Wonder
  • Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
  • SOJA
  • Shakey Graves
  • Lake Street Dive
  • Natalia Lafourcade
  • LANY
  • Manchester Orchestra
  • Nahko and Medicine for the People
  • Bomba Estéreo
  • The Record Company
  • Alice Merton
  • The Struts
  • New Politics
  • Allen Stone
  • COIN
  • Tank and The Bangas
  • Watsky
  • The White Panda
  • Jacob Banks
  • J. Roddy Walston And The Business
  • The Motet
  • NoMBe
  • Mondo Cozmo
  • Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real
  • Allan Rayman
  • Pokey LaFarge
  • Welshly Arms
  • Jukebox the Ghost
  • Durand Jones & The Indications
  • Dhani Harrison
  • The Districts
  • Amy Shark
  • Ghost of Paul Revere
  • Alex Lahey
  • flor
  • Liz Huett
  • Moonalice
  • Caitlyn Smith
  • The Aces
  • Low Cut Connie
  • Marty O’Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra
  • The Night Game
  • Mt. Joy
  • ayokay
  • The Wrecks
  • Hundred Handed
  • Dan Luke and The Raid
  • Billy Raffoul
  • Dean Lewis
  • Matt Maeson
  • Jon and Roy
  • Pony Bradshaw
  • The Brevet
  • Hamish Anderson
  • Ethan Tucker
  • The Alive
  • David Luning
  • The Knitts
  • Dani Bell & The Tarantist
  • Tommy Odetto
  • Sanho The Indian
  • Anchor + Bell
  • The Silverado Pickups
  • Napa Valley Youth Symphony

The 2017 festival, which sold out and had an attendance of more than 120,000, featured the Foo Fighters, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, and Maroon 5, among others.