Twiddle Announces Tumble Down Lineup

Article Contributed by Higher Ground | Published on Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Twiddle’s Tumble Down festival is returning to Burlington Vermont’s Waterfront Park for its second year and has officially announced its lineup. The band’s hometown festival, promoted by Higher Ground Presents, will feature two days of music including four sets by Twiddle, and sets by Fruition, Madaila, Aqueous and Midnight North as well as day sets from Lucid, Strange Machines, Holly Bowling, Teddy Midnight, Navytrain, and The Mangroves. The two-day music festival will take place on Friday, July 28 and Saturday, July 29. Tickets for Tumble Down are on sale now at

In addition to a packed daytime lineup, Tumble Down has partnered with Burlington venues Higher Ground and Nectar’s to host late night shows both nights. On Friday, July 28, Everyone Orchestra conducted by Matt Butler with members of Twiddle, Fruition, Midnight North and Holly Bowling will take over Higher Ground while Gang of Thieves and Backup Planet will perform at Nectar’s. Saturday, July 29, Twiddle’s Mihali & Frends will perform at Higher Ground and Lespecial and Pitch Blak Brass Band will take the stage at Nectar’s. Tickets to late nights are sold separately and not included in a ticket to Tumble Down - ticket links below.

Tumble Down’s inception was inspired by Twiddle’s 2015 performance with moe. at the Lake Champlain Maritime Festival, at Burlington’s Waterfront Park. The two bands reunite this summer to co-headline the historic Red Rocks Amphitheater in Morrison, CO August 13, with support from Pigeons Playing Ping Pong; and will kick off the weekend with two nights at the Boulder Theater (August 11 & 12). VIP, GA and multiple-night ticket packages for Red Rocks and Boulder Theater are available at

Twiddle is comprised of lead singer and guitarist Mihali Savoulidis, pianist Ryan Dempsey, drummer Brook Jordan, and bassist Zdenek Gubb, aka “Gubb.”

Full Tumble Down lineup:

Twiddle (4 sets)




Midnight North


Strange Machines

Holly Bowling

Teddy Midnight


The Mangroves