While the fate of music festivals in North America planned for this year remains unclear, organizers at Mountain Music Festival have erred on the side of positivity and announced their lineup for scheduled for this summer. This year’s festival, set to take place June 3rd-5th, will host a lineup featuring Lettuce, The Wood Brothers, TAUK, The Infamous Stringdusters, and many more.
Nestled in the Appalachian Mountains at ACE Adventure Resort in Oak Hill, WV, Mountain Music Festival saw most of the acts from the postponed 2020 dates roll over to the 2021 event. Other artists on the lineup include BIG Something, The Werks, Moon Hooch, Arlo McKinley, Funk You, Empire Strikes Brass, Fletcher’s Grove, Magnolia Boulevard, and more.
Thursday’s announcement also noted that there is still one more “super duper surprise” for this year’s lineup that will be revealed at a later date. Other artists to set to appear a this year’s Mountain Music Festival include Buffalo Wabs & The Price Hill Hustle, 49 Winchester, Joslyn & The Sweet Compression, Dr. Bacon, The Kind Thieves, Black Garlic, The Wright Ave, BareFuzz, Groundhog Gravy, The Settlement, DownTown Abby & The Echoes, Emma’s Lounge, Reliably Bad, Vintage Pistol, Will Jones Band, Matt Mullins & The Bringdowns, Andrew Adkins WV, Jake Dunn & The Blackbirds, The Mighty Good Times, and Paul Johnson with Corey Lee McQuade.
This announcement comes the same week that Dr. Anthony Fauci projected that music venues could reopen as early as fall if the United States’ vaccination rollout goes according to schedule. The initial Mountain Music Festival lineup announcement did not include any information on social distancing guidelines or health safety measures, though a previous announcement stated that organizers “do not intend to do anything that will violate state or local health department guidelines.”
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