ROSELAND, VA (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Bluegrass band The Infamous Stringdusters is set to host the 2012 installment of The Festy Experience, a festival held annually in Nelson County, Virginia.
Produced by Cereberus Productions and the Artist Farm, the three-day music festival will be staged this year from October 5-7 with a lineup that includes Trampled By Turtles, Leftover Salmon, Keller & The Keels, Rubblebucket, Lake Street Drive, Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers, Elephant Revival, and 17 others.
The Festy is staged at the private Concert Ground at Devils Backbone Brewing Company and space is available for a range of camping options. There are also a number of "less rustic" options available nearby, from bed and breakfast establishments to hotels.
The Stringdusters are also hitting the road this fall for for an extensive tour. The group will be touring in support of their Silver Sky album, which is about to be re-released on October 16 in a special deluxe version with new material on the band's own High Country label.
The full list of Stringduster tourdates
September 21 Fresh Grass Bluegrass Fest – MA Museum Of Contemporary Art North Adams MA
September 23 Life Is Good Festival – Prowse Farm At The Blue Hills Canton MA
October 5 – October 7 The Festy Experience at Devil's Backbone Roseland VA
October 16 Brooklyn Bowl Brooklyn NY
October 18 Port City Music Hall Portland ME
October 19 Higher Ground South Burlington VT
October 20 The Haunt Ithaca NY
October 23 Blind Pig Ann Arbor MI
October 24 Bell's Eccentric Cafe – Backroom Kalamazoo MI
October 26 Majestic Live Madison WI
October 27 – October 28 Hangtown Halloween Ball Placerville CA
October 30 Emerson Theater Bozeman MT
October 31 Top Hat Lounge Missoula MT
November 1 OK Theater Enterprise OR
November 2 The Domino Room Bend OR
November 3 Wonder Ballroom Portland OR
November 4 Humboldt Brews Arcata CA
November 5 Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Big Room Chico CA
November 8 The State Room Salt Lake City UT
November 9 Aggie Theatre Fort Collins CO
November 10 Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom Denver CO
November 13 The Bottleneck Lawrence KS
November 14 Old Rock House St. Louis MO
November 15 The Basement Columbus OH
November 16 Growler's Roanoke VA
November 17 Cat's Cradle Carrboro NC
December 12 – Sunday, December 16 Strings & Sol Festival – Dreams Resort Tulum Tulum, Quintana Roo Mexico
-CelebrityAccess Staff Writers