Today, the deluge of 2018 festival lineup announcements continues, as High Sierra Music Festival has released the initial artist roster for their 28th annual event set to take place this summer on July 5th – 8th. This year’s initial lineup announcement is topped by a healthy mix of fan-favorite jam, bluegrass, and funk acts, including two nights of The String Cheese Incident as well as sets from Sturgill SimpsonLettuceThe Wood BrothersThe California HoneydropsTurkuazLotusAntibalasHippo CampusPigeons Playing Ping PongTwiddleLebo & FriendsThe Barr BrothersFruitionSpaffordSkerik BandSteet PoltzJupiter & OkwessSoDownBirds of ChicagoJazz Is PHSHCris JacobsMt. JoyJon Stickley TrioJohn Craigie, and City of Trees Brass Band.

Once again, High Sierra’s 2018 event has put together one of the more compelling festival lineups of the summer. Last year’s lineup included two sets from Trey Anastasio Band as well as sets from Trey’s Phish bandmate Mike GordonWeenSTS9Snarky PuppyGalacticKeller WilliamsWhite DenimThe Travelin’ McCourys, and Corey Henry & The Funk Apostles.

Trey Anastasio Band, Ween, Snarky Puppy, & More Highlight High Sierra [Photos]

As always, High Sierra attendees will benefit from the beautiful early-summer NorCal climate and scenic surroundings provided by the festival’s Quincy, CA locale. To find more information about the event and the venue, get answers to frequently asked questions, or purchase your tickets to the 28th annual High Sierra Music Festival, you can head to the event’s website.

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[Cover photo: Dave Vann]