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WNYC's Picks for the 2011 CMJ Music Marathon

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From Tuesday through Sunday, more than 1,350 bands, DJs and comedians will perform at over 80 venues in Manhattan, Brooklyn and New Jersey for the annual CMJ Music Marathon and Film Festival.

The festival, organized by the weekly magazine and publishing company College Music Journal, is known for putting emerging artists onstage. But this year's calendar also includes classic acts like En Vogue, Ziggy Marley, J. Mascis, Kermit Ruffins and Jean Grae.

Click on the trippy color-coded map below to see our CMJ music festival picks, which include shows by Dum Dum Girls, Mike Birbiglia, Talib Kweli and Zola Jesus. You can also view the map here.

Purple icons indicate WNYC Picks on Tuesday.

WNYC Picks for Tuesday                                                                                Data from CMJ

Orange icons indicate WNYC Picks on Wednesday.

WNYC Picks for Wednesday

Red icons indicate WNYC Picks for ThursdayWNYC Picks for Thursday

Green icons indicate WNYC Picks for Friday.WNYC Picks for Friday

Turquoise icons indicate WNYC Picks on Saturday.WNYC Picks for Saturday

Caitlin Thompson and John Keefe contributed to this report.