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Published: 2013/04/12

Frampton’s Guitar Circus (Peter Frampton, B.B. King, Sonny Landreth) to Play Musikfest

Bethlehem, PA’s Musikfest, the nation’s largest free music festival, will celebrate its 30th year this August. The festival will run from August 2-11. Over the 10 days, 500 musical performances will take place over 14 stages. Free concerts will take place on 13 of the 14 stages. Headlining performances will take place at the Sands Steel Stage. The festival will kick off with folk singer John Gorka, the first act to perform at the first Musikfest. Over 260 artists are listed on the festival’s website.

Headlining acts include:

Frampton’s Guitar Circus (Peter Frampton, B.B. King and Sonny Landreth) – August 5
Styx and Foreigner – August 7
Darius Rucker – August 9
OneRepublic – August 3
Carly Rae Jepsen – August 2
Ke$ha – August 10

Free performances include:

Caravan of Theives
Buckwheat Zydeco
The Wiyos
Here Come the Mummies
Igor & Red Elvises
Southern Culture on the Skids
Trout Fishing in America
The Abrams Brothers
The Steel Wheels
John Gorka
Holly Williams
Pearl and the Beard
Rick Estrin and the Nightcats
MAKU Soundsystem
Amish Outlaws
Ball in the House
Dustbowl Revival
Guggenheim Grotto
Leftover Cuties
Lucy Kaplanski
New Sweden
Quiet Company


There are 3 comments associated with this post

Jerry April 12, 2013, 18:43:27

And for the 325,000,000 Americans who don’t know where this is, it’s in Bethlehem, PA (about 50 mins north of Philly)

Steve April 13, 2013, 20:03:49

A great festival. Where else can you see so many acts, in such variety, and the vast majority are free

SUZIE M BROKKEN April 18, 2013, 23:40:27

This would be outrageously fabulous news,if I wasnt on the other side of the world in Perth…........We tend to miss a lot of grest acts….I hope everyone has a blast,happy thoughts;-)

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