NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Blink-182 is the latest band to join the lineup for this year’s Voodoo Experience. The three-day, alternative music festival also will include performances by Soundgarden, My Chemical Romance, Cheap Trick, Ray Davies, X, Social Distortion, Girl Talk, Major Lazer, Mike Relm, Portugal, Dr. John and the Lower 911 and the Soul Rebels Brass Band.

Festival producer Stephen Rehage has said Soundgarden’s appearance will be their only U.S. festival performance of the year.

Last year, Voodoo featured Ozzy Osbourne, Muse, Weezer, Drake and Raphael Saddiq.

The 2011 event will be held Oct. 28-30 in New Orleans’ City Park.

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