Live for Live Music is happy to be teaming up with The Big Up Music & Arts Festival, which is set to take place August 8th-10th at Hemlock Hollow Farm in Claverlack, NY.  After taking a year off, The Big Up is back with a lineup that is sure to make for one mind-blowing weekend.  Having already made some major lineup announcements with Holy Fuck, Escort, the world premiere of Abakus Live Band, Kung Fu, Dopapod, and Brothers Past, the festival just announced their phase two lineup.

Beats Antique, the experimental world fusion act, leads a foray of incredible phase two announcements that are set to make The Big Up one huge throwdown.  Producer and live artist GAUDI will be joining the mix, along with British electro-dance outfit The Egg, and DrFameus (Allen Aucoin of The Disco Biscuits).

Stay tuned for additional artist announcements including a BIG Saturday late night addition as well as details on large-scale multimedia installations, contests and games, workshops ranging from music production to hands-on sustainable living, greening initiatives, yoga, farmers market and collaborative art.

“Countdown” weekend tickets that include all performances and three nights of camping are available for $120. VIP upgrades and RV passes are also available at Space is limited at this intimate, boutique music festival, so grab your tickets before they sell out. Countdown initiated!

The Big Up 2013 Artist Line Up:
Beats Antique • Holy Fuck • GAUDI • Escort • Abakus Live (World Premiere) • Chris Keating DJ set (Yeasayer) • The Egg • Nerve • Higher Organix (host band) • Dopapod • Kung Fu x2 • Brothers Past • DrFameus • Normal Instruments • The Indobox • Consider the Source • Timbre Coup • Party Supplies • lespecial • SOUNDUO • Greenhouse Lounge • Cosmic Dust Bunnies • Business Casual Disco • Former Champions • Jeff Bujak • Blacklight Rukus • Ian Stewart • The Edd • FiKus • King Holiday • Horizon Wireless • Speakerbot • Richard James & The Name Changers • Formula 5 • Color Channel • ConnetICON • Interlopers • Galaxy Dynamite • Laser Sex • Hot Jambalaya • Mister F • Rizzo’s Dilemma • Stokeswood • The Blue Goddess • Aqueous • Spundose • Arpetrio • DJ Adam Amrod • Narkatta • ShwizZ • Sojourner • SOLARiS