As we ease into festival seasons, there are a ton of killer events to keep on your radar. This week we dive into the ninth annual Festy Experience in Arrington, Virginia, featuring Rubblebucket and Railroad Earth, as well as the 2018 Shadefest Music Festival which will include performances by TAUK, Consider The Source and the Southern Belles. If festivals aren’t your thang, you’ll be pleased to know a ton of jam bands are on tour including STS9, Umphrey’s McGee and more.
Sound Tribe Sector 9 – When The Dust Settles
Rubblebucket – Rubblebucket
Great American Taxi – Dr. Feelgood’s Traveling Medicine Show
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