We all adore new music, and we all appreciate the beach… so why not combine the two for an wonderful weekend of solar, sand and audio at the BeachLife Ranch State & Americana Festival?
The inaugural fest, getting spot September 16-18 in Redondo Beach, California, has a said mission of inspiring local community, authenticity and generosity via the celebration of audio, art and the Southern California beachlife tradition. Which sounds quite wonderful to us. The artists on board to join the celebration are certainly stellar, too.
The very first-evening festivities will kick off with headlining sets from Colorado folks-rock superstars the Lumineers – who will be unfurling the Americana jams from their comprehensive catalog as very well as their manufacturer-new release, Brightside – as properly as pop and blue-eyed soul legends Daryl Hall & John Oates, who are certain to convey a hits-packed, sing-together-to-just about every-term established checklist to the beach.
Also on faucet for Friday are the inimitable, element-aged-time-western-movie, portion-traveling-circus stylings of Aged Crow Medication Clearly show, the Southern indie sounds of Waxahatchee and the trad-folk-fulfills-punk-rock grooves of the John Doe Folks Trio, amid some others.
Night Two will be topped by pure country star-electric power in the kind of Dierks Bentley and Ashley McBryde. But which is not all: also coming to the BeachLife stage. The legacy of Waylon Jennings will be honored with a the moment-in-a-lifetime efficiency by his son, Shooter, who will be joined by a slew of special visitors and surprise collaborations with the likes of Foo Fighters’ Chris Shiflett, Devon Allman, Lukas Nelson, Yelawolf, the White Buffalo and additional slated to sign up for him.
The last night of BeachLife, in the meantime, will be an unforgettable a person, with a general performance by multi-Grammy-award winning phenom Brandi Carlile, whose impassioned songs and awe-inspiring voice have captivated audiences all around the earth. Carlile will share the headlining spot with state-rock experimentalists Wilco, one particular of music’s most inventive, exciting and shape-shifting dwell acts for far more than three many years.
And that’s not all. Rounding out the Night time A few monthly bill are Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Actual, who have performed with anyone from the famous Willie Nelson (Lukas’ father) to Neil Youthful to Lady Gaga the dynamic duo Maddie and Tae, who expended months on the state charts with their breakout strike “Girl in a Place Song” and the powerhouse spouse-and-wife workforce War and Treaty, who have been using the people genre by storm and generating mini-hurricanes along the way.
It all adds up to a weekend of audio not to be missed. And, oh yeah – did we point out it’s appropriate by the beach front?
If this seems like your jam, get your shades, sunscreen and earplugs and head about to BeachLifeRanch.com for tickets and additional facts.