The final lineup for the 12th 4 Peaks Music Festival was revealed this week.
Along with previously announced headliners The Wood Brothers, Billy Strings, Los Lobos, Sonny Landreth, The Lil Smokies, Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds and Poor Man’s Whiskey, the lineup will include: Rising Appalachia, Andy Frasco & The U.N., Pink Talking Fish, Polyrhythmics, Matador! Soul Sounds (featuring members of The New Mastersounds, Jimmy Herring, Soulive and Pimps of Joytime), The Drunken Hearts, Mestizo Beat, Scott Law Electric, Swindler, Samuel E-M & The Joyful Noise, Blue Summit, Mosley Wotta and The Mostest.
Two local prodigies — 15-year-old Hammond organ artist Maxwell Friedman and 12-year-old fiddler C.J. Neary — will serve as the festival’s first official artists-at-large and will sit in with other players throughout the four-day event, which takes place June 20-23 at D.M. Stevenson Ranch. Visit 4peaksmusic.com for more information and to purchase tickets.
— By Brian McElhiney, The Bulletin