INSIDER’S GUIDE TO FESTY FIVE

As always, we put a ton of time and effort into bringing together all the music we love for the fifth installment of the Festy Experience, Oct 10-12 in Nelson County. Here are a few things that I am really looking forward to: Anders Osborne…

SOUNDS OF FESTY FOUR

Festy number four is almost here. One of the most fun parts of the planning is putting together the lineup–a cross section of our extended musical family. It always starts with a list that’s way too big. Here are some of my highlights for the…

FESTY 2013

I remember the day, probably 5 or 6 years ago, when we decided we would actually throw our own festival. We were in a white van, making the usual 8 hour drive between 2 gigs that should have never been on 2 consecutive days, when…

Festy 2012 Lineup Announcement!

I had some fun with this–you may see these ‘founding fathers’ again. We are so pumped about this lineup! Amazing music and amazing people in a truly amazing place. Join us for three days of music at this year’s Festy Experience.

The Festy Experience…

  The Festy is right around the corner, and we, The Infamous Stringdusters, could not be more pumped. We learned a lot the first time around (and had an amazing time in the process). This year we are honing in the three pillars of the…

Music Business, Wayword Roots style

Congratulations to the Wayword Roots on their excellent recent publicity/booking effort–one of the more innovative of 2011 so far. As curators of the Festy Experience, we hear from a lot of bands. A few days ago a large box filled with some of our favorite…

Festival!

The Infamous Stringdusters love Blue Ridge Outdoors! Great fold-out Festy shot on the cover of the new issue. The band just made a big visit to the grounds, figuring out how to make this year bigger and better. FYI, get super cheap fan presale tix…