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Lynyrd Skynyrd added to WE Fest line up

Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd has been added to this summer's WE Fest lineup.

The group, known for hits like "Sweet Home Alabama," "Free Bird" and "Simple Man," plays Aug. 5.

Headliners for the three-day country music fest are Brad Paisley on Aug. 4, Sugarland on Aug. 5 and Rascal Flatts on Aug. 6. Other acts performing include Willie Nelson, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Darius Rucker, the Charlie Daniels Band and more.

Festival organizers also announced that they are adding 4,000 seats from the Chicago Cubs' Wrigley Field. The flip-up seats will be added to the VIP section of the concert bowl.

Tickets for the festival range from $59 for single-day passes to $99 for a three-day general admission pass to $1,000 for VIP gold seats.

For more information call (800) 493-3378.