CHICAGO, (CelebrityAccess) — Organizers for Farm Aid announced that Jamey Johnson, as well as Ian Mellencamp, will join the lineup the festival, which will take place in Chicago at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island on Sept. 19.
Johnson and Mellencamp join the lineup, which also includes Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, and Dave Matthews — with Tim Reynolds — as well as Imagine Dragons, Jack Johnson, Kacey Musgraves, Mavis Staples, Old Crow Medicine Show, Holly Williams, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Insects vs Robots and Blackwood Quartet.
Tickets for Farm Aid 30 are available for purchase at LiveNation.com, FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island box office and by phone at 1-800-745-3000. Ticket prices range from $49.50 to $189.50. There are a limited number of tickets available.
Now in its 30th year, Farm Aid seeks to foster the growth of family farms and family farm-related agriculture in the U.S. Since its inception, Farm Aid's concerts and events have raised $48 million for the cause. – Staff Writers