Now in its 19th year, Gathering of the Vibes, July 31-Aug. 3 at Seaside Park in Bridgeport, Connecticut, returns with a lineup that includes Widespread Panic, John Fogerty, moe., Umphrey’s McGee, Dark Star Orchestra, Joe Russo’s Almost Dead and Keller Williams Grateful Grass, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, White Denim, Maceo Parker, Slightly Stoopid, Dumpstaphunk, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Leftover Salmon featuring Little Feat’s Bill Payne, Ryan Montbleau& Friends and Kung Fu.
The fest will also feature a special performance by The Disco Biscuits with Grateful Dead drummers Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann.
For more information, visit http://gatheringofthevibes.com.
The Napa Valley music festival Bottlerock, May 30-June1 at the Napa Valley Expo, presents a diverse bill that includes The Cure, Weezer, Outkast, Eric Church, Heart, The Fray and LL Cool J.
They will be joined by Tea Leaf Green, Blues Traveler and Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Matisyahu, Camper Van Beethoven, Cracker, Spin Doctors, Barenaked Ladies, Delta Rae, Ed Kowalczyk, Gin Blossoms, Matt and Kim, Hurray for the Riff Raff, De La Soul, Howie Day, The Black Angels, Deerhunter, Robert Earl Keen, Ben Sollee and Moon Taxi.
For more information, visit http://www.bottlerocknapavalley.com.
The reunited Nickel Creek will headline Pickathon, Aug. 1-3 at Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley, Oregon.
The lineup also includes X, Blind Pilot, Jonathan Richman, Jolie Holland, Warpaint, Marco Benevento, Parquet Courts, The Sadies, The Barr Brothers, Woods, Della Mae, Robbie Fulks, Foxygen and Shakey Graves.
For more information, visit http://www.pickathon.com.
Denver’s LOHI Music Festival has moe. headlining this year’s event and playing two sets.
Pimps of Joytime, Chrome Drones, Tiger Party, Joey Porter’s Vital Organ and Genetics are also scheduled.
Additions to the lineup will be revealed on the fest’s facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/lohimusicfestival.
The Beale Street Music Festival, May 2-4 in Memphis, Tennessee, hosts Kid Rock, Alabama Shakes, Foster the People, Pretty Lights, Snoop Lion and the String Cheese Incident, STS9, Fitz & the Tantrums, Motorhead, Buddy Guy, Big Gigantic and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony.
For more information, visit http://www.memphisinmay.org/musicfestival.