Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival Confirms Additional Acts
The free Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival has confirmed another round of acts. The free festival’s latest additions includes Joy Kills Sorrow, Sturgill Simpson, Conor Oberst, Allah-Las, Freakwater, Robert Earl Keen, The Handsome Family, The Time Jumpers (featuring Brad Albin, Larry Franklin, Paul Franklin, Vince Gill, “Ranger Doug” Green, Andy Reiss, Dawn Sears, Kenny Sears, Joe Spivey, Jeff Taylor & Billy Thomas), Paul Kelly and Low. The announcement was made as part of the #WarrenWednesday campaign, in memory of festival founder Warren Hellman.
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass will return to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park from October 4-6. Previously confirmed acts include:
Bonnie Raitt, Patty Griffin, Bettye LaVette, Della Mae, Sallie Ford & the Sound Outside, Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers, Chris Isaak,
Mark Lanegan, The Devil Makes Three, Boz Scaggs, Whispertown, Richard Thompsonm Mike Scott & Steve Wickham (of The Waterboys) and First Aid Kit.