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Published: 2012/01/28

Suwannee Springfest Adds Acts

Tea Leaf Green, Packway Handle Band, Bobby Miller & The Virginia Daredevils and Grant Peeples have joined the lineup for the 16th Annual Suwannee Springfest. As previously reported, the festival will return to Live Oak, FL from March 22-25. Other new additions include: Sanctum Sully, Red June, Taylor Martin’s Engine, Tennessee Firearms, Short Straw Pickers and Uproot Hootenanny. These acts join an already stacked lineup that features Yonder Mountain String Band, Donna the Buffalo, Justin Townes Earle and Emmitt-Nershi Band, among others. In addition, Springfest has announced two special sets by Tony Rice, who will sit in with Larry Keel & Natural Bridge as well as the Infamous Stringdusters.

Here’s a look at Suwannee Springfest’s lineup

Yonder Mountain String Band
Donna the Buffalo
Justin Townes Earle
Emmitt-Nershi Band
Guy Clark
Verlon Thompson
Darol Anger and the Republic of Strings
Tea Leaf Green
Hot Buttered Rum
The Gourds
Tony Rice
The Mosier Brothers
Tornado Rider
Greensky Bluegrass
Infamous Stringdusters
Great American Taxi
Ryan Montbleau Band
Roy Book Binder
Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit
Jim Lauderdale
Joe Craven
Larry Keel & Natural Bridge
Dread Clampitt
Grant Peeples
Randall Bramblett with Geoff Achison
Split Lip Rayfield
Ralph Roddenbery Band
Elephant Revival
Two Man Gentleman Band
The Pinkham Family
Saltwater Grass
Jubal’s Kin
Larkin Poe
Big Cosmo
Habanero Honeys
Packway Handle Band
Bobby Miller & The Virginia Dare Devils
Sloppy Joe
Two Foot Level
Grandpa’s Cough Medicine
Mickey Abraham’s Traveling Acoustic Ensemble
Uproot Hootenanny
Short Straw Pickers
Tennessee Firearms
Bibb City Ramblers
Lefty Williams Band
Donna Hopkins Band
Sanctum Sully
Red June
Taylor Martin’s Engine
Lizzy Ross Band
Honey Blue


There are 3 comments associated with this post

Sori February 11, 2012, 16:06:04

Brady, this was ainamzg! You have such a great voice. I love reading the way you described the guys passion for music through the whole article.A life on the road can’t be easy, but with passion like theirs the sun will always shine!Can’t wait for the next leg and the next instalment!

Azrul February 12, 2012, 05:11:01

Thank you Brady for wrinitg your perspective on the tour and journey the band have taken so far. Truly a fascinating read.Look forward to reading more in the future.

Agung February 14, 2012, 02:30:31

the ipod is a form of lofibleod for those who play music!!! That is soooo f***ing amazing. That gave me chills!! I love it. and what a great outlook on life. care free souls who travel to the end of the world and back with a love and passion so strong for their craft. Not just their craft, but for MUSIC. It’s very moving. ~long live rock and roll~This was so fun to read. Insightful, funny, absolutely great.

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