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WFHB’s Acoustic Roots Festival is this Saturday!

WFHB  announces the seventh annual Acoustic Roots Festival, to be held on Saturday, May 17th – hosted once again by Upland Brewing Company at 350 West 11th in Bloomington. Festival gates will open at 2:30pm, with music from 3pm-11pm.

WFHB’s Acoustic Roots Festival is a fundraiser for Bloomington Community Radio. The festival focuses on the rich heritage of American roots music and is a showcase for local and regional artists.

Indiana artists featured on the 2014 Acoustic Roots Festival line up are T.V. Mike and The Scarecrowes, Tim Grimm and Jan Lucas, White Lightning Boys, Indiana Boys, Lexi Len & The Strangers, Otto Mobile & The Moaners, The Underhills and Jacob Latham.

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE: 3pm-11pm (gate opens @ 2:30pm)

3:00pm: The Underhills

4:00pm: Jacob Latham

5:00pm: Lexi Len & The Strangers

6:00pm: Ottomobile

7:00pm: White Lightning Boys

8:00pm: Tim Grimm and Jan Lucas

9:00pm: Indiana Boys

10:00pm: TV Mike & The Scarecrowes

Admission to WFHB’s Acoustic Roots Festival is $20.00 ($15.00 in advance), with all proceeds after expenses supporting WFHB.

Advance tickets are available at WFHB, Bloomingfoods, Muddy Boots (Nashville, IN), Upland Brewing Company and the WFHB tent at Bloomington Farmer’s Market.

No coolers, please – Upland beer and food will be available on site, along with the Rush Hour Station food truck.

ARF 2014 has a Facebook event page:


ARF 2014 is featured in the latest WFHB Firehouse News:


More information about WFHB’s Acoustic Roots Festival is available

from Jim Manion, WFHB Music Director at 812-323-1200 or by email: music@wfhb.org.

WFHB’s 2014 Acoustic Roots Festival is sponsored by Bloomingfoods, Muddy Boots Café, Pine Room Tavern, Rush Hour Station, Downtown Bloomington, Inc., Vance Music and Karen Pitkin/REMAX Realty.

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