Nelsonville recaps/reviews are on the way, but just wanted to share this. The “No-Fi Cabin” was one of my favorite spots to hang over the weekend, a great place to catch acts doing their thing unplugged and super-casual. This (shaky cellphone) vid of Samantha Crain should at least give you a taste of what the cabin was like.
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We’re less than two weeks away from the Nelsonville Music Festival, May 14-16 at Robbins Crossing on the campus of Hocking College. We’ve given the fest lots of coverage already, but if you missed it, here are a few of the big names coming to southeast Ohio: Loretta Lynn, Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, The Swell Season, Billy Joe Shaver, Man Man, Todd Snider & Great American Taxi, Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears, Michael Hurley… Full list and tickets here.
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Lots of Ohio representation here, too — several Athens artists (like Southeast Engine, above), plus Columbus bands The Spikedrivers, Alwood Sisters, Lydia Loveless, Moon High, Bird & Flower and possibly others I’m overlooking.
More acts added to Nelsonville Music Festival: Swell Season, Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, Billy Joe Shaver
We told you back in December that Loretta Lynn will be headlining the 6th annual Nelsonville Music Festival in Nelsonville, Ohio, May 14-16. Now the fest has added some more noteworthy acts, including The Swell Season, Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings (pictured above), Billy Joe Shaver and Man Man, adding to the already impressive lineup with Lynn, Todd Snider, Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears, Southeast Engine, Michael Hurley, Detroit Cobras and Those Darlins.
Some Columbus acts added to the bill, too: Lydia Loveless, The Spikedrivers and The Alwood Sisters.
Weekend passes are $40 through Feb. 28, after which they’ll go up to $45. Single-day passes go on sale in April. You can order tickets here. Full lineup after the jump, with more acts to be announced later. Continue reading
May 14-16 in Nelsonville, Ohio. Also confirmed are Todd Snider, Black Joe Lewis, Michael Hurley, Detroit Cobras and Those Darlins. More announced in the coming months. Early-bird weekend passes ($35) go on sale Monday, Jan. 4 here. Full press release after the jump. Continue reading