Gathering of the Vibes

2011 Gathering of the Vibes | Part II

Submitted by Stites McDaniel on Sat, 07/23/2011 - 9:02 pm

I just stopped sweating. Never mind that the mercury boiled its way well beyond 100 degrees for the better part of the afternoon. Never mind that the humidity made me sweat through the same shirt over and over no matter how many times I hung it to dry. Never mind that I should be over hydrated, but have sweated out as much as I have taken in. I stopped sweating. Nevertheless, I’m getting ahead of myself.

2011 Gathering of the Vibes | Part I

Submitted by Stites McDaniel on Fri, 07/22/2011 - 4:08 pm

Is there a festival with a cooler name than Gathering of the Vibes? Immediately all festivals with the word festival or fest are eliminated from the name competition- I hope I don’t have to tell you why. Bonnaroo? Pretty cool, but the words not even in the lexicon of those pretentious wordies who use the word lexicon often. No, all festivals should aspire to be a gathering.

Gathering of the Vibes Welcomes School of Rock

Submitted by GatheringOfTheVibes on Thu, 07/07/2011 - 2:41 am

Gathering of the Vibes, the Northeast’s premier camping and music arts festival, is proud to announce a unique partnership with School Of Rock, the nation’s leading performance-based music school, promising to be the “must see” musical event of the summer, July 21-24, at Seaside Park, Bridgeport, CT.

Gathering of the Vibes Adds 18 New Acts

Submitted by GatheringOfTheVibes on Mon, 04/11/2011 - 9:25 pm

Gathering of the Vibes, the Northeast’s premier music and camping festival, confirms additional artists to join headliners Furthur featuring Phil Lesh and Bob Weir, Jane’s Addiction, Elvis Costello & The Imposters, moe. and many more, July 21-24 at Seaside Park, Bridgeport, CT.

Gathering of the Vibes Festival Announces 2011 Lineup

Submitted by GatheringOfTheVibes on Tue, 03/15/2011 - 5:54 pm

Gathering of the Vibes, the Northeast's premier summer music festival, announces initial lineup including: FURTHUR featuring Phil Lesh and Bob Weir, Jane's Addiction, Elvis Costello & The Imposters, moe., The Levon Helm Band, John Butler Trio, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Dr.

Gathering of the Vibes 2010 | Review & Photos

Submitted by Stites McDaniel on Wed, 08/04/2010 - 12:34 am

Until I arrived at this year’s Gathering of The Vibes Festival in Bridgeport, CT, I didn’t know I was looking for something. Until I left, I didn’t realize that I had found it. The following is a recounting of that journey. Along the way masters in the field of musical entertainment will appear. All were influential, some more than others. But as you read this recounting of GOTV 2010, remember that this is one man’s quest.