Square of Opposition Records, Double Decker Records teaming up for anniversary concerts

 Bethlehem-based rock duo Slingshot Dakota will perform July 17 during the Square of Opposition Records and Double Decker Records anniversary celebration in Allentown.  (Courtesy Photo)

Bethlehem-based rock duo Slingshot Dakota will perform July 17 during the Square of Opposition Records and Double Decker Records anniversary celebration in Allentown. (Courtesy Photo)

Square of Opposition Records and Double Decker Records will celebrate their respective 15th and 20th anniversaries with two days worth of live music at Merchants Square Mall in Allentown.

The concerts are set for 4 p.m. July 16 and 2:30 p.m. July 17.

Bethlehem's Slingshot Dakota -- whom Rolling Stone magazine recently named as one its "10 Artists You Need to Know" -- and Sub Pup recording artists Pissed Jeans will headline the event on July 17. Pissed Jeans, natives of Allentown, performed in 2011 during Square of Opposition's 10th anniversary show in Fountain Hill.

Here are the full lineups:

July 16

  • Marge
  • Phet Phet
  • The Headies
  • CryBaby
  • Glitter
  • Expert Alterations
  • Winter Break
  • Digger
  • Mischief Brew
  • Iron Chic
  • Snowing

July 17

  • Soul Glo
  • Year of Glad
  • Ordinary Lives
  • White Pisces
  • Cassilis
  • Ultramantis Black
  • 1994!
  • Slow Warm Death
  • Slingshot Dakota
  • Pissed Jeans

Bethlehem-based Square of Opposition Records indie music was launched in 2001 in Bethlehem. Allentown's Double Decker Records opened its doors in 1996.