January 30th, 2008 at 5:49 pm
It seems the bands for the inaugural Dickson Street Music Festival are being confirmed. Pollstar.com and Shooter Jennings‘ Web site are indicating the rebel country musician and son of music legend Waylon Jennings will play at the festival, which will take place April 25-26 in the parking lot on the southwest corner of Dickson Street and West Avenue in Fayetteville.
As for the April 26 bands, no official statement has been given, but word on the street indicates Sonic Youth will have the headlining honors. No official word from the band has been posted.
An official announcement by the event’s promoters regarding festival details is expected at a press conference Feb. 21.
The two-day music festival will be incorporated into Springfest, an annual event in downtown Fayetteville. As more details emerge, we’ll keep you posted.