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Colorado, Denver, Event Date: June 10 to 11, 2017

Wounded Warrior Band Headlines Denver Berkeley Park Festival

The 2nd Annual Denver Berkeley Park Art & Music Festival is back June 10-11, 2017, with a showcase of fine arts, live music performances, kids activities and delicious foods. The event is located at Berkeley Park, 4600 W. 46th Ave., Denver, CO 80212. Festival admission and parking are free. This year the festival partners with the non-profit organization Wounded Warrior Music Program. Their band performs a MoTown Rock and Soul Revue, the next ...

 

Colorado, Colorado Springs, Event Date: July 1-2, 2017

Wounded Warrior Band Headlines Colorado Springs Festival July 1-2

The 2017 Colorado Springs Art and Music Festival is back at America The Beautiful Park July 1-2 with an Independence Day weekend showcase of fine arts, live music performances kids activities and delicious foods. The park is located at 126 Cimino Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80903. Admission is free this year and there is free parking. The hours are Saturday 10am - 7pm and Sunday 10am - 4pm. Visit the festival website ...

 

North Carolina, Corolla (Outer Banks), Event Date: May 21, 2017

Mustang Spring Jam Returns to the Outer Banks, Corolla, NC

Corolla’s annual Mustang Spring Jam returns to the Outer Banks on May 21st, 2017, and event organizers, Bearded Face Productions, have released an exciting lineup comprised of funk, rock & roll and blues.  The event will be headlined by North Carolina based rock-funk band BIG Something and New York City’s blues rock act The London Souls on two intimate non-overlapping stages. Joining the aforementioned headlining acts will be Urban Soil, a seasoned ...

 

Kentucky, Bowling Green, Event Date: March 11, 2017

Orchestra Kentucky presents 50th Anniversary Celebration of Beatles Sgt. Pepper, Bowling Green, KY

Orchestra Kentucky will present the ground breaking Beatles album, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, featuring The Rewinders on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at the Southern Kentucky Performing Arts Center (SKyPAC). www.OrchestraKentucky.com   The Sgt. Pepper album was an opportunity for the Beatles to create new sounds not possible in a live concert setting. Their limited gear and recording technology wouldn't allow it to ...

 

Massachusetts, Hyannis, Event Date: April 28 to 30 2017

Second Annual New England Blues Summit

Rhythm Room Entertainment and ESP Sound Systems announce the premiere event for lovers of blues music, The Second Annual New England Blues Summit at The Cape Cod Resort and Conference Center. The Resort (35 Scudder Ave, Hyannis, MA 02601) opens its doors for an all-inclusive weekend of great food and great music. Friday afternoon starts with registration and local blues act Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish filling out the lounge with music ...

 

Arkansas, Eureka Springs, Event Date: May 4 to 6, 2017

Phunkberry Music Festival brings an All-Star funk line-up to the festival scene in Eureka Springs, AR

Deadhead Productions has just announced the full lineup for their first festival of the year, Phunkberry Music Festival. After taking a year off from the event in 2016 in order to further develop the infrastructure of their venue, The Farm, the 3 day event will return in a blaze of glory with some of the funkiest acts touring today taking to the stage. The three day event will feature some of the funkiest music acts touring today The festival will be held at “The Farm” located in the ...

 

Maryland, Callaway, Event Date: March 11, 2017

Guitar lovers unite for the 5th Annual Guitar Festival, Callaway, MD

Guitar lovers unite for the 5th Annual Guitar Festival by Power Jam Music Alliance with an afternoon Guitar Workshop and evening Guitar Concert and Art Show. The event is held March 11, 2017 at 5 South Event Ctr., 21030 Point Lookout Road, Callaway, MD 20620. The festival is sponsored by the Maryland State Arts Council and the St. Mary’s County Arts Council.   The headliner for the festival is Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer.  They’ve earned two ...

 

Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Event Date: March 10, 2017 and April 29, 2017

Kente Arts Alliance Presents its Spring Jazz Concert Series, Pittsburgh

On Friday, March 10, 2017, at 7:30 pm, Kente Arts Alliance will present the Whitfield Family Band at the Kelly-Strayhorn Theater, 5941 Penn Avenue, East Liberty, Pittsburgh, PA 15206. Opening for the Whitfield Family Band will be the Mark Strickland Quartet. On Saturday, April 29, 2017, at 8:00 pm, Kente Arts Alliance will present the Terell Stafford Quintet at the New Hazlett Theater, 6 Allegheny Square East, Northside, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. General ...

 

Florida, Palatka, Event Date: February 16, 17 & 18, 2017

Bluegrass Music Celebrates at Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch, Palatka, Florida

Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announced that the 13th Annual Palatka Bluegrass Festival will be held at Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch, Palatka, FL, February 16, 17 & 18, 2017. The three day event begins on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 12:00 Noon, with Open Stage Daily at 11:00 a.m. and goes until 10:00 p.m. each night. The Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch offers 790 acres adjoining the St. John’s River with plenty of free car parking.  No Alcoholic beverages ...

 

 

, Racine, Event Date: March 9 to 12, 2017

28th Annual Tribute To 1920's Jazz Immortal Bix Beiderbecke, Racine, Wisconsin

The Tribute to Bix Fest, a tribute to 1920's jazz immortal Bix Beiderbecke, will be held March 9 to 12, 2017, at the Racine WI Architect/Delta Hotel (formerly Racine-Marriott). Racine, Wisconsin (Hwy 20, 7111 Washington Ave).   Featured bands: Tuba Skinny from New Orleans with Erika Lewis, Germany's Honky Tonk jazz band with Claus Moeller and Roland Pilz, Ralph Norton's Varsity Ramblers with Andy Schumm.   Other features: 10 hour Bus Tour To Hell, Bix birthday party across street at Pudgy's ...

 

Georgia, Jekyll Island, December 29 to 31, 2016

Bluegrass Music Celebrates New Year's at Jekyll Island, GA, December 29 to 31, 2016

Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announced that the 41st Annual New Year's Bluegrass Festival will be held at Jekyll Island,  in the New Convention Center, 75 North Beachview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA 31527. The indoor show is a famed meeting place for Bluegrass fans and musicians from throughout the country.  The three day event begins on Thursday, December 29 at 12:00 Noon and goes until 11:00 p.m. Thursday's line-up features The Gary Waldrep Band  ...

 

Florida, Venice, Event Date: January 21st, 2017

Venice-Nokomis Rotary Presents its 3rd Annual Rotary Concert Bandana Bash in Venice, FL

The Venice-Nokomis Rotary Club presents its 3rd Annual Rotary Concert Bandana Bash: Rock with Rotary, a live concert featuring Bandana. “Rock & Roll as it Should be Played” on Friday evening at the Venice Airport Festival Grounds, Venice, FL.   The gate opens at 5:30 with music, beer, wine, soft drinks, and food from local vendors and restaurants.  Music starts at 6: 00 PM and runs until 9:00 PM.  Tickets are $10:00 at Contemporary Hearing

 

Florida, Clearwater, Event Date: December 4, 2016

Shawn Lowery Fundraiser & Cancer Awareness Concert, Clearwater, FL

The Quaker Steak & Lube Presents the Shawn Lowery Fundraiser & Cancer Awareness Concert in Clearwater, FL, December 4, 2016, 1:00am – 10:00pm, at Quaker Steak & Lube, 10400 - 49th St N, Clearwater, FL 33760. The concert is free.   Shawn Lowery “Mr. Sawbladehead” is very well known in the Tampa Bay music and art scene.  He has given so much to the music community and amazes with his metal creations as Sawbladehead Designs.  Now Shawn needs ...

 

South Carolina,  Myrtle Beach, November 24-26, 2016

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Means Bluegrass on November 24-26

Dailey & Vincent, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Larry Sparks, The Grascals and The Spinney Brothers headline this talent lineup announced by promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, for the 47th Annual South Carolina State Bluegrass Festival, the Palmetto State's oldest, largest, and best bluegrass event. The Thanksgiving weekend extravaganza of family fun and American music is slated for November 24-26, 2016 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, located at 2101 North Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, SC. This is the world's premier late fall Bluegrass Festival. This indoor show draws fans from ... 

 

Florida, Palatka, November 10, 11 & 12, 2016

Bluegrass Music Celebrates at Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch, Palatka, Florida

Promoters  Adams Bluegrass LLC, announce that the 9th Annual Fall Palatka Bluegrass Festival will be held at the Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch, on November 10, 11 & 12, 2016, Palatka, FL. The three day event begins on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 12:00 Noon and goes until 10:00 pm each night with Open Stage daily at 11:00 a.m. until noon. Thursday’s line-up features, Eddie & Martha Adcock with Tom Gray, Trinity River Band, Goldwing Express ...

 

North Carolina, Mocksville, Event Date: September 10, 2016

Hitting All the Right Notes: Carolina Bible Camp Bluegrass Festival Coming September 10th, Mocksville, NC

Parents and grandparents who are looking for a family-friendly event that strikes the right chord with everyone will find it in the heart of North Carolina this fall when Mocksville hosts the fifth annual Carolina Bible Camp Bluegrass Festival on September 10th. The event is held 10:00am to 6:00pm. The Carolina Bible Camp bluegrass festival is America’s only bluegrass festival that promotes Bible study and wholesome music and recreation ...

 

California, Vacaville, Event Date: Friday thru Sunday, September 16th to 18th, 2016

17th Annual Vacaville Jazz Festival & Military Tribute, Vacaville, CA

The Vacaville Jazz Society (VJS) presents its 17th Annual “Save Our Music” Vacaville Jazz Festival supporting music events and educational programs featuring America’s eclectic jazz genres. The event takes place September 16th to 18th, 2016 in Vacaville, CA 95688. Vacaville’s original three-day music festival with 30 artists, including 300 musicians at venues city-wide showcasing blues, gospel, jazz, swing, bebop, big band, Latin, funk, rock and pop music ..

 

 

Maryland, Lexington Park, Event Date: September 3, 2016

14th Annual Park Rock Festival Coming to Leonardtown, MD, September 3

Celebrate the 14th Annual Park Rock Festival produced by the Power Jam Music Alliance Inc. and sponsored by St. Mary's County and the Maryland State Arts Council. The event is on September 3 and takes place at the Saint Mary's County Fairgrounds, 42455 Fairgrounds Rd., Leonardtown, MD 20650.There will be 23 bands performing on one of three concurrent music stages; for non-stop music. The fest features Pop, Punk, Emo, Screamo

 

Washington, Spokane, Event Date: August 31 - September 5, 2016

37th Annual Pig Out in the Park - Spokane’s Favorite Six-Day Food & Free Music Festival

The Annual Pig Out in the Park is Spokane’s Favorite Six-Day Food & Free Music Festival. Running August 31 - September 5, 2016, in Downtown Spokane’s Riverfront Park, the event is open 11 am to 10 pm. Estimated annual attendance at Pig Out in the Park is more than 100,000 over six days. Admission is Free. The 37th Annual Pig Out in the Park will feature; 44 Food Booths, 225 Menu Items (nothing over a $9.95), Three Adult Beverage Gardens and ...

 

Iowa, Le Mars, Event Date: August 29-September 4, 2016

41st Old Time Music Festival Offers Music From The Heart, Le Mars, Iowa

For 41 years, Smithsonian Institution recording artist Bob Everhart, a BMI songwriter and publisher, has passionately been hosting an event in Iowa, the major thrust being the preservation and performance of America's forgotten rural music. The 41st Old Time Music Festival will be held August 29-September 4, 2016 in Le Mars, Iowa at the Plymouth City Fairgrounds, 500 4th Ave NE. "I love America's old-time music" Everhart said.  "It's the very soul

 

Wisconsin, Plymouth, Event Date: August 12, 2016

11 Live Jazz and Blues Bands Present Jazz and Blues Crawl for the Arts

The Plymouth Arts Center’s 13th Annual Cheese Capital Jazz & Blues Crawl for the Arts will be presented, Friday, August 12, 2016, 4pm to 12:30am. This live music extravaganza features 11 bands at the PAC in the courtyard and great room at the Plymouth Arts Center, 520 East Mill Street, Plymouth, WI and at six downtown venues. The signature, original, painting/collage, “Louie Armstrong, 1932” created and donated by Dan Gardiner of Madison ...

 

New York, Highmount, Event Date: August 13, 2016
Saxophone Greats Headline Jazz Night at the Belleayre Music Festival, Highmount, NY, Aug. 13
Two all-time saxophone greats — Pee Wee Ellis and Billy Harper — will team up for a remarkable evening of funky, hot jazz at the Belleayre Music Festival on Saturday, August 13 at 8 p.m. The event is held at the Belleayre Mountain Ski Center, Galli-Curci Road (Route 28), Highmount, NY 12441. The Catskill Mountain Jazz Night promises to be an extraordinary event. The Pee Wee Ellis US Funk Assembly and the Billy Harper Quintet will each perform ...

 

New York, Highmount (Catskills), Event Date: July 2, 2016

Rock Hall of Famers The Yardbirds to Open Belleayre Season, July 2, at Belleayre Music Festival, Highmount, NY

The Yardbirds will fill the evening with the signature blues-rock sound that helped define a generation when they open the Belleayre Music Festival (www.belleayremusic.org) season on Saturday, July 2 at 8 p.m. at Belleayre Mountain Ski Center, Galli-Curci Road, Highmount, NY 12441 (Catskill Mountains Region). The Rock Hall of Famers will kick off the first show in Belleayre’s new venue in grand style. An integral part of the 1960s “British ...

 

Washington, Blaine, July 10-16, 2016

Drayton Harbor Music Festival presents live jazz, chamber and choral performances, July 10-16, Blaine, WA

The 2016 Drayton Harbor Music Festival (DHMF) is back July 10-16 with your favorite big band sound and jazz repertoire. This year, DHMF will mix things up by bringing Carnegie Hall and Estonian choir music for one night in Blaine during the Sunday evening kick-off concert. This first festival event features the Calidore Quartet and Ellerhein Girls Choir, two acts that promises to amaze and delight audiences. During festival week, the DHMF offers free ...

 

Washington, Blaine, Event Date: July 10 to 16, 2016

Pacific Arts Association Presents the Drayton Harbor Music Festival & Camp, Blaine, WA

Registration is now open for the 2016 Drayton Harbor Music Festival Camp, July 10 to 16. World-class musicians will come together in scenic Blaine, WA to perform and teach students ages 12 to 19. This unique music camp challenges and inspires students to reach their musical potential – offering group and individual training in jazz, vocal, classical to contemporary, song writing and more. The Camp will take place at Blaine Performing Arts Center ...

 

South Carolina, Charleston, Event Date: July 31, 2016

11th Annual Charleston Beach Music and Shag Event, Charleston, SC

On Sunday, July 31 in Charleston, SC, the Beach Music and Shag Preservation Society (BMSPSSC) will present a concert by the Tams, also known as the Joe Pope Tams, featuring the internationally known vocal group’s lead singer Redd Cottle, who joined the Tams on stage 40 years ago at just six years old. Li’l Redd, as he is known, is credited with much of the group’s current success. With his brilliant vocals, gymnastic dance moves and spot-on showmanship ...

 

Pennsylvania, West Chester, Event Date: July 17, 2016

West Chester's Turks Head Music Festival

The Turks Head Music Festival is presented by the West Chester Parks and Recreation Department. This is an outdoor music festival located at Everhart Park (100 South Brandywine Street, West Chester, Pennsylvania 19382) on Sunday, July 17th from 12pm to 8pm. Attendance is free to the public. There are eleven bands performing at ...

 

Pennsylvania, Centre Hall, Event Date: July 7-10, 2016

Remington Ryde Bluegrass Festival Coming to Centre Hall, PA, July 7-10, 2016

The Remington Ryde Bluegrass Festival will be held July 7-10, 2016 at Grange Park, 69 Homan Lane, Centre Hall, PA 16828. Over 18 National Acts including Rhonda Vincent, Goldwing Express, Little Roy & Lizzy, Joe Mullins & Radio Ramblers, Jr. Sisk & Ramblers Choice, and many more. Grounds offer 1500 RV Hookups. Special hotel rates offered. Festival features Kids Program, food & craft vendors, workshops, and lots of ...

 

Ohio, Pomeroy, Event Date: June 24, 2016

17th Rhythm on the River Summer Music Series Begins June 24, Pomeroy Blues & Jazz Society, Pomeroy, OH

The Pomeroy Blues & Jazz Society are pleased to announce that the 17th Annual Rhythm on the River Summer music series will commence June 24 at the Riverside Amphitheater in downtown Pomeroy, Ohio. The music series will run every Friday, through July 22, begin at 8PM and is free to the public. Events are family friendly and all are encouraged to attend for an evening of music on the banks of the Ohio River ...


Takoma Park, June 12, 2016

Takoma Park Jazzfest : Live Music on Two Stages June 12; Follows AFI Jazz Film Series

On Sunday, June 12, downtown Takoma Park, Maryland, will once again jump, swing and jive to the sounds of America’s home grown music: jazz. The festival will be preceded by a jazz film series at AFI.   The 21th annual Takoma Park JazzFest will feature an eclectic range of primarily-local performers, on two stages, from 11 am to 6 pm. Full information is available at www.tpjazzfest.org.   “Jazz music is America’s gift to the world,” said festival producer Bruce Krohmer. “It’s a uniquely American sound, and enjoying it at our two stages is a fantastic way to pass a Sunday afternoon.  The festival is free.”

 

Florida, Palatka, Event Dates: February 18, 19 & 20, 2016

Bluegrass Music Celebrates at Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch, Palatka, Florida

Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announce that the 12th Annual Palatka Bluegrass Festival will be held at Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch in Palatka, Florida on February 18, 19 & 20, 2016. The three day event begins on (Thursday) February 18, 2016 at 12:00 Noon, with Open Stage Daily at 11:00 a.m. and goes until 10:00 p.m. each night. The Rodeheaver Boys’ Ranch offers 790 acres adjoining the St. John’s River with plenty ...

 


New Hampshire, Gilford, Event Date: August 4-6, 2016

Gunstock Mountain Resort to Host SoulFest, New England’s Premier Christian Music Festival

This three-day event features world-renowned and Grammy winning Christian artists representing all musical genres on four separate stages, guest speakers and authors from across the globe. Celebrating 19 years of Music, Love and Action, the SoulFest, will be held August 4-6, 2016 in the picturesque White Mountains of Gilford, New Hampshire at Gunstock Mountain Resort (719 Cherry Valley Rd. Gilford, NH 03249). Gunstock provides an idyllic ...

 


Arizona, Phoenix, Event Date: March 5, 2016

Blues Blast Music Festival Presented by Phoenix Blues Society, Phoenix

The 25th anniversary of Blues Blast is presented by the Phoenix Blues Society, 501(c)(3), and will take place on March 5, 2016 at Margaret T. Hance Park, 1202 N. 3rd St. at Moreland near downtown Phoenix. The gates will open at 10 a.m. with music starting at 11 a.m. and ending at 7 p.m. Canned Heat, celebrating their 50th anniversary and The Laurie Morvan Band will headline the event along with a two-hour retrospective ...

 



Texas, Midland, Event Date: July 8-9, 2016

Tall City Blues Fest will take place in downtown Midland's Centennial Plaza on July 8-9, 2016

Tall City Blues Fest, held in downtown Midland, TX Centennial Plaza, will take place July 8-9, 2016. The Fest is a multi-stage blues music festival hosting award-winning performers across multiple stages. Other activities include educational workshops in partnership with Midland College, a juried silent art auction, midnight spectator jam and a Sunday Gospel Brunch, presented by Macedonia Baptist Church. “We've had many inquiries ...

 


 

South Carolina, Myrtle Beach, Event Date: November 26-28, 2015
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Means Bluegrass on November 26-28

This indoor show draws fans from throughout the eastern half of the United States and Canada for a "Who's Who" array of traditional bluegrass talent.  Jimmy Fortune along with Dailey & Vincent, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Marty Raybon, The Lonesome River Band and The Spinney Brothers headline this terrific talent lineup announced by promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, for the 46th Annual South Carolina State Bluegrass Festival, the Palmetto State's oldest, largest, and best bluegrass event ...

 


Vermont, Burlington, Event Date: November 5

Grammy® Winning Band, Casting Crowns, to Play Burlington Memorial Auditorium on November 5th

New Sound Concerts and The SoulFest has announced An Evening with Casting Crowns and Special Guest, Lauren Daigle. The event, which is slated for November 5, 2015, will take place at the Burlington Memorial Auditorium in Burlington, VT.   With 8.2 million albums sold to date—including one RIAA Double Platinum Album, three Platinum and six Gold records, Casting Crowns remains the top-selling act in Christian music since 2007 ...

 


Connecticut, Westport, Event Date: September 5 & 6, 2015

Getdown - Chowdown - Throwdown at the Blues Views & BBQ Fest, Westport, CT

It’s been eight years since Bob LeRose, owner of Bobby Q’s Barbeque & Grill, and then President of the Westport Downtown Merchants Association (WDMA), got the idea to combine his love of great music and great food into a rousing weekend-long event that has since been enjoyed by tens of thousands looking for smoking' music, great food and family fun.   The 8th annual Blues, Views & BBQ Festival will be held on September 5 & 6 at Levitt Pavilion for the Performing ...

 


Georgia, Reynolds, Event Date: September 26 & 27, 2015

1st Annual Bluegrass Festival Coming to Reynolds Georgia

Silver Dollar Raceway in Reynolds, Georgia, is the site for the first annual Silver Dollar Bluegrass Festival, September 26 & 27. The Festival will host fourteen of the best bluegrass bands in the Southeast, coming from Tennessee, Alabama, Florida, South Carolina and North Georgia. Silver Dollar Raceway is located at 42 Raceway Dr., Reynolds, Georgia ...

 


Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Event Date: September 19, 2015

Pittsburgh's Kente Arts Alliance to Present Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio

Dr. Lonnie Smith is an unparalleled musician, composer, performer and recording artist. An authentic master and guru of the Hammond B-3 organ for over five decades, he has been featured on over seventy albums, and has recorded and performed with a virtual “Who’s Who” of the greatest jazz, blues and R&B giants in the industry. Consequently, he has often been hailed as a “Legend,” a “Living Musical Icon,” and as the most creative ...

 


Iowa, LeMars, Event Date: August 31 to September 6, 2015

40th National Old Time Music, Arts, Crafts, & Flea Market Festival, August 31 to September 6, LeMars, Iowa

Celebrities this year will be Anita Bryant, Rex Allen Jr.,Terry Smith, and Roni Stoneman. The event, which has been going for 40 years, is the largest gathering of old-time music makers and fans in mid-America. "We'll have over 650 musicians this year on 10 stages, including Hall of Fame inductions and RRMC CD's of the Year awards," Everhart said ...

 


North Carolina, Mocksville, Event Date: September 12, 2015

Carolina Bible Camp Bluegrass Festival, Mocksville, NC

The Carolina Bible Camp Bluegrass Festival takes place September 12 in Mocksville, NC (1988 Jericho Church Rd.) Mandolin prodigy, composer and vocalist Sierra Hull is headlining America’s only bluegrass festival that promotes Bible study, camping and wholesome recreation. The line-up also includes the Snyder Family Band, luthier Wayne Henderson and flatpicker Clay Lunsford, and Tim White and the VW Boys from the PBS program Song of the Mountains ...

 


Detroit, Washington, DC & Nashville, Event Date: August 22 thru August 29, 2015

Allstate® Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands 2015™ Competition set for August - Detroit, Washington, DC, and Nashville chosen as host cites

Unity Media Limited, producers of the Allstate Gospel Superfest, will conduct its seventh annual new talent search August 22 through August 29. The Allstate Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands has been heralded as a springboard for aspiring gospel talent and will travel to Washington D.C., Nashville, and Detroit. The competition will award over 5,000 in cash and prizes and gives the winning talent the opportunity to appear as the ...

 


Arizona, Kingman, Event Date: September 26, 2015

Kingman, AZ Goes to the Hop with a Retro Rock and Roll Concert with Flash Cadillac (American Graffiti)

The Kingman Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce a concert with Flash Cadillac on September 26, 2015, to be held at the Lee Williams High School, 400 Grandview Ave, Kingman, AZ. Flash Cadillac is a retro Rock and Roll band featuring 6 MCA Platinum selling artists with a long resume of accomplishments. Ticket price is $20.00 each. The program starts at 7:30pm, and doors open at 6:30pm. Flash Cadillac was the featured band in the 1973 movie ...

 


 

Arkansas, Eureka Springs, Event Date: May 7 to May 10, 2015

Phunkberry Music Festival to Take Place in Eureka Springs, Arkansas

Eureka Springs has got the funk! Deadhead Productions has announced they will bring the Phunkberry Music Festival to the area. The music, arts, and camping festival will take place May 7 to May 10th, 2015. The event will feature some top national funk acts like Ivan Neville's Dumpstaphunk, The Bernie Worrell Orchestra (former keyboardist from the Talking Heads), Kung Fu, and Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band to name a few. Phunkberry will also showcase some of the best ...

 


 

Arkansas, Ozark, Event Date: July 2 to 5, 2015

6th annual Highberry Music Festival taking place 4th of July weekend in Ozark, Arkansas

The Highberry Music Festival will once again take place over the 4th of July weekend in Ozark, Arkansas. This year will be the 6th year and includes headliners Railroad Earth and Keller Williams. The line up also features national acts consisting of Ott, The Schwag (Grateful Dead Experience), Earphunk, Mingo Fishtrap, Random Rab, The Steepwater Band, Spoonfed Tribe, and A Live One (Phish Tribute) to name a few ...

 


 

Arkansas, Eureka Springs, Event Date: August 20 to 23, 2015

The Hillberry Bluegrass Music Festival is slated to take place August 20 - 23rd, 2015. Deadhead Productions has announced they will bring this unique festival to Eureka Springs, Arkansas. The event will feature two nights with the Schwag - The Grateful Dead experience, and will include a set each night where the Schwag will play bluegrass style. Hillberry will also showcase some of the best regional bluegrass acts in the area such as Rumpke Mountain Boys, Mountain Sprout, Foley's ...

 


 

California, Petaluma, Event Date: July 31 to August 1st, 2015

8th Annual Petaluma Music Festival, July 31 to August 1st

This marks the eighth year for what has become one of the most highly regarded events on the West Coast summer music festival circuit. The Petaluma Music Festival takes place on Friday, July 31st and Saturday, August 1st, 2015, at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds & Event Center in Petaluma. With past festival performances by national acts like Trombone Shorty, Galactic, The Devil Makes Three, Jackie Greene, and Xavier Rudd, festival goers are always treated to a family-friendly event ...

 


 

California, San Diego, Event Date: June 20th, 2015

Great Blues in the Mountains as Robb Bower Presents the 17th Annual Julian Blues Bash, Julian, CA

On Saturday, June 20th Robb Bower Presents will bring it's great live blues, the 17th Annual Julian Blues Bash, back to the beautiful 100 year old Menghini Winery in Julian California. Gates open at 10:00 am, music starts at 11:00 am and goes until 7 pm. It is a fun filled day for the whole family, and especially Blues Lovers. This year will feature Three Kings of the Blues. Two of the performers, Boscoe France and Jonathon Boogie Long, have ...

 


 

California, Joshua Tree, Event Date: May 14-17, 2015

Joshua Tree Music Festival - A Global Music Experience in the Magical Mojave, Joshua Tree, CA

Merging its funky desert style with an internationally acclaimed lineup of musical artists, this three day (and four night) family-friendly festival is truly a global music experience. The 13th Annual Spring Joshua Tree Music Festival melds the overwhelming spirit of desert freedom with powerful music from around the world to create a lighthearted oasis for music lovers. Magically magnificent art installations, a robust Kidsville schedule, the heavily shaded Music Bowl, a full spectrum of ...

 


 

California, Sausalito, Event Date: October 17, 2015

Feel the rhythm and taste of Louisiana at the Creole United Festival, Sausalito, CA

Celebrating its third year, The Creole United Festival will feature the music, the food, the dance and the rich Creole culture that will provide attendees an unforgettable day. There is no admission fee, donations at the entrance are much appreciated. The Festival will be held October 17, 2015, at 11am-6pm at Dunphy Park (10 miles north of San Francisco) in Sausalito, CA. This one day event brings high energy, captivating entertainment by the best Zydeco ...

 



Caribbean; Falmouth, Jamaica;  Cartagena, Colombia; Cristobal, Panama; Puerto Limon, Costa Rica and Cozumel, Mexico Event Date: November 11 – 21, 2015  

JazzFest at Sea, an intimate jazz club experience at sea, announces its 2015 lineup

The 12th Annual JazzFest at Sea will be taking place onboard the MSC Divina departing Miami to the Southern Caribbean on November 11, 2015 for 10 nights. The cruise presents Classic Jazz, Chicago Jazz, Traditional Jazz and other jazz styles which emerged during the first half of the 20th century. JazzFest at Sea, one of the leading jazz cruises for ‘20’s – ‘40’s jazz, not only has amazing performances each evening of the cruise, but also afternoon sessions on days at sea ...

 


 

Colorado, Pagosa Springs, Event Date: June 5-7, 2015

Pagosa Folk 'N Bluegrass Celebrates 10 Years of Musical Magic, Pagosa Springs, CO

Music lovers of all ages should plan to attend the 10th annual Pagosa Folk ‘N Bluegrass festival, taking place June 5-7 in the beautiful hot springs resort town of Pagosa Springs, Colorado. The music goes all weekend on two stages — including performances on the late night stage on Friday and Saturday nights. The stellar lineup includes nationally touring performers Noam Pikelny & Stuart Duncan, Solas, Red Molly, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, Mandolin Orange ...

 


 

Florida, Key Largo, Event Date: May 14-16, 2015

Mac Arnold brings his Cornbread & Collard Greens Festival back to Bayside Grille in Key Largo, FL

Mac Arnold brings his Cornbread & Collard Greens Festival back to Bayside Grille in Key Largo, FL on May 14-16. Mac Arnold is the last living member of Muddy Waters, played with BB King and Otis Redding, performed the intro to the TV show Sanford & Sons, co-produced the TV show Soul Train and just received his doctorate in music from University of South Carolina. Mac Arnold grows organic collard greens at his farm in Greenville, SC. With his collard greens, Mac picks his ...

 


 

Georgia, Ball Ground, Event Date: June 27, 2015

Ball Ground Faith and Freedom Festival, Ball Ground, GA, June 27th

As the new Tom Cruise movie Mena winds down filming in Ball Ground, GA, the Ball Ground United Methodist is gearing up for the 4th Annual Faith and Freedom Festival. June 27th at 3:00pm festivities kick off with opening ceremonies for this community Christian music festival. This free event is located at City Park, Gilmer Ferry Road. Scarlet Wool joins the festival for their 4th year, this year headlining at the 8pm worship service with Ben Floyd, leading into the fireworks put on by the ...

 


 

Georgia, Lincolnton, Event Date: April 30th through May 2nd, 2015

3rd Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival, Lincolnton, Georgia

Promoters Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announce that the 3nd Annual Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival will be held on April 30th through May 2nd at Elijah Clark State Park, 2959 McCormick Highway (Highway 378), Lincolnton, GA. A free barbeque and covered dish supper will be held on Wednesday, April 29 at 6:00 p.m. for all three day ticket holders. The three day music festival begins on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 12:00 noon. Open stage will begin daily at 11:00 a.m. with the scheduled show ...

 


 

Maryland, Takoma Park, Event Date: June 14, 2015

Takoma Park JazzFest 20th Anniversary: The Best of the Fests, Takoma Park, MD

On Sunday, June 14, downtown Takoma Park, Maryland, will once again jump, swing and jive to the sounds of America’s music: jazz. The 20th annual Takoma Park JazzFest will bring an eclectic range of performers to town for more than a dozen free performances from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Full information is available at www.tpjazzfest.org. “Jazz music is America’s gift to the world,” said festival president Bruce Krohmer. “It’s a uniquely ...

 


 

Maryland, Havre De Grace, Event Date: June 20th, 2015

Steppingstone Summertime Blues features “Women of the Blues” June 20th, Havre de Grace, MD

The Steppingstone Summertime Blues Festival has expanded hours this year, from 1pm to 8pm, Saturday, June 20th and will feature “Women of the Blues” with all female leads in 2015 lineup. The setting is the orchard and the “Music on the Noll” stage overlooking the mighty Susquehanna River. Guests enjoy the view, great music, dancing, pit beef and BBQ, local Heavy Seas Beer and Boordy Wine in the spacious terraced orchard. This year’s lineup includes Cathy Ponton ...

 


 

Maryland, Glenn Dale, Event Date: Saturday, April 25th, 2015

Savor Bowie, Food Wine and Music Festival, a party with a purpose, Bowie, MD

Concerts for Causes Inc. presents the ‘Savor Bowie’ Food, Wine and Music Festival. This free event takes place at the Bowie Town Center (15606 Emerald Way) in Bowie, MD on Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 11 am until 6 pm. Visitors will enjoy complimentary food tastings from local restaurants and wine tastings from more than ten wineries, a multitude of vendors, exhibitors and artisans, and a huge classic and muscle car show. The festival will offer two stages of ...

 


 

Michigan, Lowell, Event Date: June 11 to August 20, 2015

LowellArts! and the Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce Present the Lowell Showboat Sizzlin’ Summer Concerts, June 11 to August 20, Lowell, MI

LowellArts! and the Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce celebrate 15 years of concerts on the Flat River with an exciting line-up of musicians for 2015. A 10-week outdoor concert series, the Lowell Showboat Sizzlin’ Summer Concerts occur on Thursday evenings from June 11 to August 20. The concerts are free and begin at 7pm in front of the Historic Lowell Showboat, 113 Riverwalk Plaza in downtown Lowell, MI. Featuring exclusively music groups based in Michigan, the concerts ...

 


 

Minnesota, Winona, Event Date: April 23 to 25, 2015

Mid West Music Fest to be Held April 23-25, Winona, MN

The Mid West Music Fest (MWMF ) is going into it’s sixth year of bringing music and community together in Winona, MN. MWMF was recently nominated for “Best Music Festival in Minnesota by Twin Cities publication, The City Pages. This year’s festival will be held April 23-25, 2015 and will feature an exciting line-up of over 100 bands and musicians in venues across downtown Winona. Headliners include Charlie Parr, Frankie Lee, Chastity Brown, Communist Daughter, Lucy Michelle, Pieta ...

 


 

Missouri, Ironton, Event Date: May 15 to 17, 2015

Arcadia Valley Spring Mountain Music Festival Returns to Ironton, MO, May 15 to 17

This year’s Arcadia Valley Spring Mountain Music Festival (www.MountainMusicFestival.net) will be held Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 15 to 17 on the grounds of the historic Iron County Courthouse in Ironton, MO. This year’s festival will feature not only three days of bluegrass, country and gospel music, but also clogging. Musical guests scheduled to appear at this spring’s event include: That Dalton Gang, Eric Thompson, Book of Ruth, Ozark Spirit Cloggers, The Bankesters, and ...

 


 

New Hampshire, Gilford, Event Date: August 6-8, 2015

Celebrating 18 years of Music, Love and Action, the SoulFest, will be held August 6-8, 2015 in the picturesque White Mountains of Gilford, New Hampshire, at Gunstock Mountain Resort, 719 Cherry Valley Rd. Gunstock provides an idyllic setting for this one-of-a-kind celebration gathering over 13,000 attendees and more than 100 artists and speakers. As New England’s largest Christian music festival, SoulFest has become a summer staple at Gunstock attracting thousands throughout the New England area ...

 


 

New Mexico, Truth or Consequences, Event Date: June 6th 2015

Celestial Resonance, a Journey into the Infinite Heart with Paradiso & Rasamayi, Truth or Consequences, NM

Back to back best New Age Album of the Year winners Paradiso and Rasamayi are on a mission: to bring a greater experience of harmony to those who attend their sound healing concerts. And why not? Visionary musicians like The Beatles and Bob Marley have given collective humanity music to evolve through. Spiritual communities would not be complete without the songs that unite them in divine devotion and soul purification. There is no more appropriate ...

 


 

New York, Buffalo, Event Date: May 15, 2015

“What’s Going On:” An Anthology of the Music of Marvin Gaye, Tralf Music Hall, Buffalo, NY, May 15

Buffalo audiences will have a rare opportunity to enjoy an extraordinary evening of musical entertainment on May 15th when RnB Classics Live presents “What’s Going On:” An Anthology of the music of Marvin Gaye. The concert will be at the Tralf Music Hall, 622 Main St, Buffalo, NY at 7pm & 10pm (doors open at 6pm). The event was created by producer Carl Labate for the purpose of presenting an ongoing musical series of the greatest R&B Artist’s music live on stage ...

 


 

North Carolina, Cherokee, Event Date: June 4, 5 & 6, 2015

Cherokee Bluegrass Festival Set for June 4, 5 & 6, Cherokee, NC

Adams Bluegrass, LLC, announced that the Cherokee Bluegrass Festival will be held at Happy Holiday RV Village and Campground at 1553 Wolfetown Road, Cherokee, NC., June 4 to 6.   The three-day event begins Thursday, June 4 at 12:00 noon and goes until 11:00 p.m. daily.  Open Stage daily from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon. Happy Holiday RV Village and Campground has over 400 hookups, including water, electric, and bathhouses. This is in the heart of The ...

 


 

Pomeroy, Ohio, Event Date: July 3, 2015

Red Hot and Blues Weekend at Rhythm on the River, Pomeroy, OH

The 16th Annual Rhythm on the River Summer Music Series continues in Pomeroy Friday, July 3rd at 8pm at the Riverside Amphitheater (101 Main Street) in historic, downtown Pomeroy, Ohio. The Rhythm on the River series runs consecutive Fridays, thru July 17th, and culminates with the Big Bend Blues Bash on July 24th-25th. Admission is free. This event features Ohio's own Mark May Band. As a former guitarist and vocalist for Dickey Betts and Great Southern ...

 


 

Pomeroy, Ohio, Event Date: July 10, 2015

Local Songwriter Chris Keesey Performs at Rhythm on the River, Pomeroy, OH

The 16th Annual Rhythm on the River Summer Music Series continues in Pomeroy Friday, July 10th at 8pm at the Riverside Amphitheater (101 Main Street) in historic, downtown Pomeroy, Ohio. The Rhythm on the River series runs consecutive Fridays, thru July 17th, and culminates with the Big Bend Blues Bash on July 24th-25th. Admission is free. Normally featuring Nationally touring artists, this event's Rhythm on the River takes a local turn as singer / songwriter, Chris Keesey, from the nearby Appalachian Foothills rolls into town ...

 


 

Ohio, Pomeroy, Event Date: July 17, 2015

Rhythm on the River Summer Music Series Ends Friday, July 17, Pomeroy, OH

The 16th Annual Rhythm on the River Summer Music Series comes to an end in Pomeroy on Friday, July 17th at 8pm at the Riverside Amphitheater in historic, downtown Pomeroy, Ohio. The annual Summer music series culminates with the Big Bend Blues Bash on July 24th-25th.   The event features the Roots, Jazz and Country Swing of Washington, DC's Bumper Jacksons. Hot and sweet, their early jazz and country repertoire paints America's story from New Orleans' brothels to Appalachian hollers ...

 


 

Ohio, Pomeroy, Event Date: July 24 to 25

15th Annual Big Bend Blues Bash Festival on the Ohio River, Pomeroy, OH, July 24 to 25

The Pomeroy Blues & Jazz Society, Coors Light and Don Tate Motors presents the 15th Annual Big Bend Blues Bash at the Riverside Amphitheater (101 Main St.) in historic, downtown Pomeroy, Ohio. Enjoy two days of Blues, Brews and BBQ on the banks of the mighty Ohio. Headlining this years festival is Blues Rock guitar master, Eric Gales, on Saturday, July 25th. Supporting acts on Saturday include Blues greats, the Kinsey Report; Soul Blues King, Johnny Rawls; 2015 ...

 


 

Ohio, Pomeroy, Event Date: June 19, 2015

Rhythm on the River: 16th Annual Summer Music Series In Pomeroy, OH

The 16th Annual Rhythm on the River Summer Music Series begins on Friday, June 19th at 8pm at the Riverside Amphitheater (101 Main Street) in historic, downtown Pomeroy, Ohio. The Rhythm on the River series runs five consecutive Fridays, thru July 17th, and culminates with the Big Bend Blues Bash on July 24th-25th. Admission is free. Rhythm on the River kicks off in high gear this year with the retro-modern Detroit Soul of Laura Rain & the Caesars. Laura ...

 


 

Ohio, Pomeroy, Event Date: June 26, 2015

Pomeroy's Rhythm on the River Continues with Ray Fuller and the Blues Rockers, Pomeroy, OH

The 16th Annual Rhythm on the River Summer Music Series continues in Pomeroy Friday, June 26th at 8pm at the Riverside Amphitheater in historic, downtown Pomeroy, Ohio. The Rhythm on the River series runs consecutive Fridays, thru July 17th, and culminates with the Big Bend Blues Bash on July 24th-25th. This event will feature Ray Fuller and the Blues Rockers. It's impossible to talk Ohio Blues without including the great electric slide work of Ray Fuller. The Ray Fuller Band ...

 


 

Ohio, Cincinnati, Event Date: July 24th - 25th, 2015

2015 Cincinnati Music Festival Rolling into Cincinnati, July 24 to 25

QLZ Productions, LLP will provide tickets and accommodations for the annual, Cincinnati Music Festival (www.qlzproductions.com), to be held on Friday, July 24th and Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at Paul Brown Stadium in the heart of downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. The Cincinnati Music Festival is one of the nation’s most highly-anticipated two-day R&B music festivals, attracting local and regional guests from across the Midwest. Each year, the festival draws a wonderful mix ...

 


Oregon, Monmouth, Event Date: August 13-16, 2015

24th Annual Celebration of Zimbabwean Music and Dance, Monmouth, OR

The 24th annual Zimbabwean Music Festival will be held on the campus of Western Oregon University, 345 Monmouth Ave. N., Monmouth, OR, on August 13-16, 2015. This “everyone-can-participate” festival offers three days of workshops, many of them for children and teens. Activities include fifteen hours of free afternoon concerts, an African Marketplace and ticketed evening concerts. Valuing education as well as performance, Zimfest attracts Zimbabwean music and culture ...

 


 

Pennsylvania, Catasauqua, Lehigh Valley, Event Date: June 18 to 21, 2015

Lehigh River Blues Jam Celebrates its 10th Year in the Lehigh Valley – Line-up Announced

The borough of Catasauqua is taking a leap with its 10-year anniversary celebration of the Lehigh River Blues Jam (LRBJ) on June 18-21, 2015 at Catasauqua Municipal Park, 500 American St., Catasauqua, PA (Lehigh Valley). Bev Conklin, who runs the event, has received a major budget incentive and sponsorships to hire national recording artists for the first time. The LRBJ Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to 80-year old Eddy “The ...

 


 

Washington, Blaine, Event Date: July 5 to 11, 2015

Learn and Perform with the Best at Drayton Harbor Music Camp - July 5 to 11, Blaine, WA

Registration is now open for the 2015 Drayton Harbor Music Festival Camp, July 5 to 11. World-class musicians will come together in scenic Blaine, WA to perform and teach students aged 12 to 19. This unique music camp challenges and inspires students to reach their musical potential – offering group and individual training in jazz, vocal, classical to contemporary, song writing and more. The Drayton Harbor Music Festival Camp welcomes students with experience in all ...

 


 

Washington, Blaine, Event Date: July 6 to 11, 2015

Big Band Sound Comes to Blaine, WA During Drayton Harbor Music Festival, July 6th

Love that unmistakable jazz sound? Want to hear big band music amidst small town charm? Then don’t miss Blaine’s 2015 Drayton Harbor Music Festival, with free daily concerts and by-donation evening performances from July 6 to 11. The festival features world-class musicians coming together in scenic Blaine, WA to teach young musicians each day and perform for the community at night. Since 2002, Blaine’s music festival has charmed audiences near and far with live ...

 


 

West Virginia, Summersville, Event Dates: June 24 to 27, 2015

35th Anniversary of Music in the Mountains Bluegrass Festival, Summersville, WV

Adams Bluegrass, LLC, Promoters, announce that the 35th Annual Music in the Mountains Bluegrass Festival will take place at Summersville Music Park, Summersville, WV, on June 24, 25, 26 & 27, 2015. The four day event begins Wednesday, June 24th at 11:00 a.m. and goes until 10:00 p.m. nightly. This show will feature the top names in bluegrass music, “The Best of the Best.” Contact Adams Bluegrass for tickets at 706-864-7203. For camping beginning ...