Suwannee Rising Announces Stellar Musicians Joining Phil Lesh and Friends
Former Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh has a lot of phenomenally talented friends who often join him for historic collaborations. But the friends joining him at Suwannee Rising in April for a headlining set of Phil Lesh and Friends takes the cake. Just announced are Eric Krasno, Luther Dickinson, Jennifer Hartswick, John Molo and Jason Crosby, who will share the stage with Lesh at the festival set to take place April 16-18 at The Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL.
They’ll be joining a mind-blowing lineup that includes Grammy nominees The Black Pumas, Ghost-Note, Lettuce, Soulive, Dumpstaphunk, North Mississippi Allstars, BIG Something, The Nth Power with Jennifer Hartswick, Butcher Brown, Zach Deputy, Travers Brothership, The Erica Falls Band, The Melody Trucks Band, The Delvon Lamar Organ Trio, The Polyrhythmics, and many more. After a well-received and highly successful inaugural festival last year, the 2020 incarnation looks to top its diverse musical offerings that span jam, Americana, jazz, fusion, funk, soul, R&B and more.
And if the stacked bill isn’t stupefying enough for you, the combined talents and diverse backgrounds of Lesh, guitarist Eric Krasno (Soulive, Lettuce, The Eric Krasno Band), trumpeter and singer Jennifer Hartswick (Trey Anastasio Band), guitarist Luther Dickinson (North Mississippi Allstars), multi-instrumentalist Jason Crosby (Assembly of Dust), and drummer and longtime Lesh collaborator John Molo promise fire, to say the least. With tickets selling fast, Tuesday’s announcement is sure to drive sales even harder. Click here to get yours.
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