Roots Music Festival Old Settler’s Music Festival Reveals 2014 Lineup

Old_Settlers_2014The 27th Old Settler’s Music Festival announced the lineup for this year’s edition of the festival. The popular gathering of American roots music will take place Thursday-Sunday, April 10-13, 2014 at Salt Lick Pavilion and Camp Ben McCulloch, FM 1826 south of Austin, Texas.

Old Settler’s Music Festival will feature some of the United States’ finest roots, bluegrass and Americana artists. This year’s performers include Jeff Bridges & the Abiders, Big Head Todd & the Monsters, the Del McCoury Band, Sarah Jarosz, Lake Street Dive, Donna the Buffalo, John Fullbright, Bob Schneider and Dr. Ralph Stanley & His Clinch Mountain Boys.

In addition to live music, Old Settler’s provides workshops, sing-alongs, campground jam sessions, kids’ activities, a market area full of unique arts and crafts, specialty foods and brews as well as the Youth Talent Competition, where the headliners of tomorrow might gain early recognition.

The festival has added a ride-sharing board that allows festivalgoers to arrange joint transportation. It is accessible via The free app, downloadable via iPhone or Android stores, allows festivalgoers to create custom schedules and more.

2014 Old Settler’s Music Schedule
(artists and times subject to change)

Thursday, April 10

Camp Ben McCulloch Stage
4:30-5:40 p.m. Front Country
6-7:10 p.m. St. Paul & the Broken Bones
7:30-8:40 p.m. Parker Millsap
9-10:15 p.m. Wood & Wire
10:45 p.m. to midnight Donna the Buffalo

Friday, April 11

Hill Country Stage
3:30-4:15 p.m. Katy Kirby
4:35-5:25 p.m. Humming House
5:45-6:45 p.m. Ralph Stanley & His Clinch Mountain Boys
7-8:15 p.m. Shovels & Rope
8:45-10 p.m. Jeff Bridges & the Abiders
10:30 p.m. to midnight Bob Schneider

Bluebonnet Stage
4:15-5:40 p.m. Red Wine
6-7:10 p.m. Donna the Buffalo
7:30-8:45 p.m. The Deadly Gentlemen
9:05-10:15 p.m. St. Paul & the Broken Bones
10:45 p.m. to midnight North Mississippi Allstars

Discovery Stage
8-8:45 p.m. “Del @ 75” workshop

Saturday, April 12

Hill Country Stage
11-11:45 a.m. The Deadly Gentlemen
noon to 12:50 p.m. Della Mae
1:10-2:15 p.m. Peter Rowan’s Twang An’ Groove
2:35-3:30 p.m. John Fullbright
3:50-5 p.m. The Del McCoury Band
5:30-6:45 p.m. Gaelic Storm
7:05-8:15 p.m. Sarah Jarosz
8:45-10 p.m. Robert Randolph & the Family Band
10:30 p.m. to midnight Big Head Todd & the Monsters

Bluebonnet Stage
11 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Youth Talent Competition
1:30-2:40 p.m. The Gibson Brothers
2:50-3:10 p.m. 2014 Youth Talent Competition Winner
3:25-4:10 p.m. Lily & Madeleine
4:30-5:45 p.m. Elephant Revival
6:05-7:20 p.m. Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott
7:40-8:55 p.m. The Devil Makes Three
9:15-10:30 p.m. Lake Street Dive
10:50 p.m. to midnight Shinyribs

Discovery Stage
1-3:45 p.m. Workshops to be announced
4-4:45 p.m. Katy Kirby
5-6 p.m. Peter Rowan

Sunday, April 13

Camp Ben McCulloch Stage
10-10:45 a.m. Sunday Service
11 a.m. to noon The Gibson Brothers
12:15-1 p.m. Della Mae
1:20-2:10 p.m. Elephant Revival
2:30-3:40 p.m. The Black Lillies
4-5 p.m. Shinyribs

This year’s festival sponsors include Collings Guitars, the Austin Chronicle, KT Technology Services, Shweiki Media, KUTX-FM, Duchman Family Winery, Level Best Foundation Repair, Lone Star Bank, Curl’s RV Rental, KDRP-FM, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Austin Voice Data, KGSR-FM,, Real Ale Brewing Co., Willthing, Woody RV Rentals, Swan Percussion, Event Production Services, All American Recycling, Alaskan Brewing Co., Deering Banjo Co. and Shiftboard.

Information/tickets:, 888.512.SHOW

Author: World Music Central News Department

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