(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) —
The first annual Joshua Tree Festival will be held at the Joshua Tree Lake campgrounds in Joshua Lake, CA on October 15 and expects to gather some 5,000 folks from all around Southern California. Joshua Tree's four top headliners are Rabbit In The Moon, Ozric Tentacles, Uberzone and Gram Rabbit; these ensembles perform on the main stage after an opening set by Girish. The Side Stage features newer artists–African Showboyz, Sabrosa Purr, Innaway and West Indian Girl. The festival runs from 4pm-2am and advance tickets are priced at $40.
The promoter is Tom Bunch, who launched his career in the early 80s promoting concerts for Dead Kennedys, Black Flag, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jane's Addiction, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden and Nirvana. In the 90s, he managed The Butthole Surfers and The Toadies.