Tag Archives: Yonder Mountain String Band

Thoughts on the Yonder Harvest Fest schedule

September 8th, 2014 at 1:41 pm

Railroad Earth’s song “Bird in the House” talks about a trapped bird wanting to get out. Want to get away from it all? Harvest Fest is a good option, and Railroad Earth and more than 50 other bands will perform … Continue reading

Harvest Festival Lineup announced

June 18th, 2014 at 11:57 am

Trampled by Turtles performs the song “Wait So Long.” Wait no longer for the Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival lineup. And wait no longer for another Trampled by Turtles date — they are on the bill. When I … Continue reading

Harvest Festival in photos

October 22nd, 2013 at 1:47 pm

There are plenty of things to see at music festivals, and it’s not just music. In the three days I was at Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival, I snapped a few photos of things that were weird, cute … Continue reading

Yonder on the Mountain: Summarizing Harvest Fest’s third (and final) day

October 21st, 2013 at 4:42 pm

Two days ago, I lamented about the rain and its limiting affect on my concert-going drive. The campers like myself on Mulberry Mountain with their patience during the flooding rains of Wakarusa, or more specific to Harvest Festival, last year’s … Continue reading

Yonder on the Mountain: Harvest Festival’s second day in words

October 20th, 2013 at 5:03 pm

Editor’s note: The text that follows was meant to be posted on Saturday (Oct. 19) morning. Internet connectivity issues, a recurring theme in the remote Ozark forest where the festival takes place, prevented that from happening. Expect a post about … Continue reading

Yonder on the Mountain: Harvest Fest 2013′s first day

October 18th, 2013 at 12:12 pm

Perhaps it’s the weather, which begs for coziness. Or perhaps it’s the Wakarusa affect, a theory (one I just made up) that claims that after the madness of that festival, any following festival on the same event grounds must therefore … Continue reading

The bands you should see at Harvest Fest (a semi-definitive guide)

October 14th, 2013 at 10:51 am

The Tedeschi Trucks Band is “Bound for Glory.” They are also bound for Harvest Festival, and you should be too. For the past several years, I’ve posted guides for Harvest Fest, suggesting which bands might be fun at certain times. … Continue reading

Harvest Festival announes schedule

September 17th, 2013 at 11:57 am

The song here is “99 Shades of Crazy” by JJ Grey & Mofro. Don’t go crazy trying to make Harvest Fest selections. Sorry to disrupt what has probably a nice Tuesday afternoon so far. But you’re going to have to … Continue reading

Harvest Festival announces songwriting and pickin’ competitions

August 20th, 2013 at 9:37 am

Here’s one of the bands performing at Yonder’s Harvest Fest. It’s southern Missouri’s Ha Ha Tonka, who are set to release a new album in September. One of the tracks is currently available for free through Spin magazine. Think you’re … Continue reading

Harvest Festival lineup announced; tickets on sale now

June 25th, 2013 at 10:27 am

Lost in the two-weekend shuffle that was Wakarusa and Thunder on the Mountain is more exciting news for the Mulberry Mountain event grounds in Franklin County. Yonder Mountain String Band’s Harvest Music Festival — the event that started all the … Continue reading