Festivals

Posted on Monday, September 30th, 2013 - 4:03 pm
The most colorful of tribes gathered for North Coast Music Festival 2013. A stellar production team worked non-stop behind the scenes to contain the party as best they could as hoop dancers in their best Chicago regalia reenacted a commercialized version of the movie Project X.  Electric...
Posted on Monday, September 30th, 2013 - 2:53 pm
Aaaaaah.  You have gotten three great nights of music under your belt.  You have had time to have your campsite functioning well and made friends with your neighbors.  You have made it through three days of having very little need to be fiddling around with your cell phone and spent...
Posted on Tuesday, September 24th, 2013 - 3:25 pm
The Werk Out Music and Arts Festival was a great way to close my festival season. Held September 12-14th at Legend Valley in Thornville, Ohio, this festival was full of some the midwest’s favorite musicians and artists. It was an absolutely beautiful weekend to spend outside, although it was a bit...
Posted on Saturday, September 21st, 2013 - 4:22 pm
Saturday provided everyone at Lockn’ Festival with day three of bright blue skies, a warm late summer sun and a string of performers that left everyone with their eyes wide open and their jaws dropped.  Love Canon, The London Souls and The Punch Brothers got the day started off on a great note...
Posted on Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 - 2:58 pm
It’s official! The Allman Brothers Band will once again hold its Wanee Music Festival at The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park (SOSMP) in Live Oak, Fla. in 2014! The 2014 festival April 10-12 will be the 10th Annual Wanee Festival held at the SOSMP and is expected to draw thousands upon thousands...
Posted on Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 - 2:22 pm
After a summer playing dates with the likes of the Allman Brothers Band and Tedeschi Trucks, Grace Potter & The Nocturnals brought it all back home to Vermont for Grand Point North, the two-day music festival they host at Waterfront Park on the banks of Lake Champlain in downtown Burlington. As...
Posted on Monday, September 16th, 2013 - 2:27 pm
A side project of The Infamous Stringdusters, The Founding Fathers, Andy Falco and Chris Pandolfi combine their strings, pedals and whatever instrument is within reach to form as impressive of a duo as is out on the road today.  Their set: Have A Cigar, Sitting on Top of the World, Ravi...
Posted on Sunday, September 15th, 2013 - 8:50 am
All the headliners delivered multiple performances that displayed why they were the headliners at Lockn’ Festival and all the up and comers gave performances that ensure that the state of the Jamband genre is in a very good place.  Much of the credit for the scene remaining so strong is due...
Posted on Saturday, September 14th, 2013 - 6:21 pm
Boston’s very own Boston Calling Music Festival proved to be an overwhelming success in its second round.  The skies were clear, the air crisp, and the breeze from the harbor was endlessly refreshing.  Once inside the event, attendees were greeted with not only the music coming from the...
Posted on Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 - 6:24 pm
There’s a lot to know about the who, what and why for this year’s Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival. The number one ‘who’ is you: you should be there. What? Yes…you. Why? Because Mulberry Mountain and all its musical wonder will never leave you, even if you eventually leave the...