Tag Archives: Mulberry Mountain

An alternative to the storm: Music on the Mulberry

June 24th, 2015 at 1:17 pm

Backroad Anthem performs “Dixie Coast.” They’ll be part of a party on the river this weekend. Understandably, there were many upset ticketholders left in a lurch when country music festival Thunder on the Mountain, scheduled for June 26-28, was canceled. … Continue reading

Final thoughts on Wakarusa

June 17th, 2015 at 12:47 pm

The Glass Animals performing at Wakarusa. It’s been almost two weeks since I departed for Wakarusa. I’m still finding remnants of it everywhere, little things I packed in my car or the memories of the bear in my campsite. Ah, … Continue reading

Photos from Wakarusa

June 8th, 2015 at 11:57 am

Have you looked at our Wakarusa photos yet? I sent out a link to them yesterday, but I think they deserve a little more attention. Credit for the majority of them goes to intrepid photographer Michael Woods, who took time … Continue reading

The 10 Acts You Should Not Miss at Wakarusa

June 2nd, 2015 at 11:33 am

With more than 100 sets to choose from at Wakarusa, it’s really tough to pick the bands you want to see. Complicating things are the multiple stages, which means sometimes two great bands are playing at the same time. It all … Continue reading

The mountain draws near

May 29th, 2015 at 1:39 pm

Less than a week from right now, many thousands will be on the Mulberry Mountain grounds north of Ozark. And many more thousands will be on the way. The annual Wakarusa festival runs from June 4-7 at the private, mountainside … Continue reading

Mud slide forces Wakarusa detour

May 28th, 2015 at 9:17 am

For all of you approaching Wakarusa from the south, you can go about your business as normal. For all of you intending to approach the Mulberry Mountain location from the north, well, your plans have just changed. Credit to my colleague … Continue reading

Wakarusa announces stage schedule

April 20th, 2015 at 9:17 am

Last year, Ben Harper announced a reunion of his much-beloved backing band, The Innocent Criminals. Last week, officials at Wakarusa announced it was Harper and company who get the festival’s most prominent set. A sure sign the dates for Wakarusa … Continue reading

Details on the Phases of the Moon and Harvest Fest merger

February 2nd, 2015 at 12:37 pm

You may have already heard about the newly announced Phases of the Moon Music + Art Festival, which is actually a combined event featuring elements of two that already exist: The Phases of the Moon Festival, formerly of Danville, Ill., … Continue reading

Thunder on the Mountain adds artists

January 26th, 2015 at 11:19 am

The Thunder on the Mountain lineup got “A Little Bit Stronger” on Thursday with the addition of some new names. Sara Evans was among those acts. Apparently, the folks at Thunder on the Mountain got jealous at Wakarusa and all … Continue reading

Round one of the 2015 Wakarusa lineup announced

January 7th, 2015 at 12:03 pm

You know that many Wakarusa attendees are all about that bass. So how about this version of “All About That Bass,” performed by Meghan Trainor, Jimmy Fallon and his house band, The Roots. The Roots, by the way, are coming … Continue reading