Tag Archives: Mulberry Mountain

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

Wakarusa lineup rumors for 2015, because why not?

January 5th, 2015 at 2:01 pm

Let the record show I was three-for-three on picking Wakarusa headliners last year. The three biggest bands on the bill were The String Cheese Incident, Bassnectar and The Flaming Lips. I called all of them. But I must caution — … Continue reading

Wakarusa lineup to be unveiled soon

December 16th, 2014 at 1:17 pm

Wakarusa will ramble on, just like String Cheese Incident did during last year’s event on Mulberry Mountain. Wakarusa announced on Wednesday when to expect the lineup for the 2015 event. Again, the lineup for the music festival — which takes … Continue reading

First round of artists announced for Thunder on the Mountain

December 8th, 2014 at 9:47 am

It feels a little strange talking about a summer music festival this time of year, but here we are doing just that. The first round of artists, including headliner Zac Brown Band, were announced last week. Here’s that band’s “Colder … Continue reading

Thunder on the Mountain tickets on sale now

November 28th, 2014 at 12:51 pm

Luke Bryan, reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year, performs at Thunder on the Mountain in 2013. In the song, he says “I Don’t Want This Night To End.” It won’t – tickets for the 2015 version of the festival are … Continue reading

A final recap of Yonder’s Harvest Festival

October 28th, 2014 at 10:47 am

I know I’ve dedicated a lot of ink (actual ink and the digital variety) to the recently concluded Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival. This is likely to be the last one until early June, when the lineup for … Continue reading

The strange and beautiful from Yonder’s Harvest Fest 2014

October 21st, 2014 at 12:37 pm

_psEmbed(“http://nwamedia.photoshelter.com”, “fallback=1″); Harvest 2014 Sights – Images by NWA Media All photos by KEVIN KINDER, NWA Media. A record crowd came to the 2014 edition of Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival. The event, which ran from Oct. 16-18, … Continue reading