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Shovels & Rope, Kurt Vile & The Violators, Valerie June added to 2014 Nelsonville Music Festival
The next round of lineup announcements features Shovels & Rope (Sunday), Kurt Vile & The Violators (Friday), Valerie June (Sunday), Lucius, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Wooden Indian Burial Ground, The Tillers, Justin Gordon, Todd Burge, Unmonumental, and Weedghost. The 10th annual Nelsonville Music Festival will feature four days of music and over 40 bands on multiple stages all weekend long with camping, kids activities, local artisan vendors, food, beer garden, and much more. Weekend passes for all four days are on sale now for $110, the price will raise from there until the gate price the weekend of the festival. Single day tickets are also now on sale for Thursday ($50), Friday ($70), Saturday ($80), and Sunday ($60). Camping passes and VIP Weekend passes to the festival are also on sale. Tickets and more information can be found nelsonvillefest.org or by calling (740) 753-1924.
The 2014 Nelsonville Music Festival lineup so far features:
The Avett Brothers, Dinosaur Jr., Shovels & Rope, The Head and the Heart, Kurt Vile & The Violators, Jason Isbell, Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls, Valerie June, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Lucius, Shakey Graves, Pokey LaFarge, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Charles Walker & The Dynamites, Grupo Fantasma, Saintseneca, Michael Hurley, No BS! Brass Band, The Men, Wooden Indian Burial Ground, Lily & Madeleine, Hiss Golden Messenger, Hunters, Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas, Saint Rich, Village of Spaces, Tweens, The Tillers, Motel Beds, Wesley Bright & The Hi-Lites, Justin Gordon, Todd Burge, Unmonumental, Tim Pfaff, Weedghost, and more still to be announced.
Billboard has called Nelsonville Music Festival “one of the best kept secrets of the U.S. music festival circuit”, and Andrew Bird said, “It's the perfect size festival. Any bigger and you'd lose something." The Nelsonville Music Festival continues to be one of the best in the region and one of the most unique music festivals in the country. Set in the beautiful, rolling hills of Southeast Ohio, this small and intimate festival continues to gain fans who want a music festival with a more personal experience. Catch live music on multiple stages including a small “no-fi” cabin and a picturesque “porch” stage in addition to our main stage. We take pride in offering a warm, accepting environment where local artisans can sell and be recognized for their work, where local, regional and national musicians instill their awe-inspiring talents and festival goers can relax and enjoy the fruits of our regional flavor. The Nelsonville Music Festival offers multiple stages of music all weekend long along with camping on site, kids activities, local art vendors, food, and a beer garden. The Nelsonville Music Festival works with Rural Action and their Appalachian Zero Waste Initiative to be a Zero Waste event, diverting almost 90% of the waste created in 2013! Past performers have included Wilco, The Flaming Lips, Willie Nelson, Loretta Lynn, John Prine, The Avett Brothers, Cat Power, Iron & Wine, Andrew Bird, Neko Case, Yo La Tengo, George Jones, Gogol Bordello, M.Ward, and many more. The Nelsonville Music Festival is a production of Stuart’s Opera House, a historic non-profit theater located in Nelsonville that features over 75 events a year including live music, theater, films, educational programming and more. You can find out more about Stuart's by visiting stuartsoperahouse.org.
Stuart’s Opera House presents the 10th annual Nelsonville Music Festival on May 29-June 1, 2014 at Robbins Crossing on the campus of Hocking College in Nelsonville, Ohio. Full lineup, tickets, and much more information at nelsonvillefest.org or (740) 753-1924.
THURSDAY, MAY 29: Jason Isbell, Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Charles Walker & The Dynamites, Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas, and more
FRIDAY, MAY 30: Dinosaur Jr., Kurt Vile & The Violators, Shakey Graves, Pokey LaFarge, Grupo Fantasma, The Men, Lily & Madeleine, Saint Rich, The Tillers, Wesley Bright & The Hi-Lites, and more
SATURDAY, MAY 31: The Avett Brothers, The Head & The Heart, Lucius, Saintseneca, No BS! Brass Band, Hunters, Tweens, Motel Beds, and more
SUNDAY, JUNE 1: Shovels & Rope, Valerie June, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Hiss Golden Messenger, and more
PLUS: Michael Hurley, Wooden Indian Burial Ground, Village of Spaces, Justin Gordon, Unmonumental, Todd Burge, Tim Pfaff, Weedghost, and more to be announced