December 10, 2015
Founding member of the Allman Brothers Band, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Lifetime Achievement Grammy Award winner, Gregg Allman joins the lineup for FloydFest 16~Dreamweavin’, which takes place July 27 to 31, 2016, in Floyd, Va. For its third artist announcement since launching tickets in November, one of the Southeast’s premier summer outdoor music festivals also welcomes Bloodkin, The Steepwater Band, Dead 27s and 2015 On-the-Rise competition winners, Look Homeward and The Midatlantic.
Allman, Bloodkin, The Steepwater Band, Dead 27s, Look Homeward and The Midatlantic join an already impressive lineup, that includes Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers, Leftover Salmon, Nahko & Medicine for the People, Railroad Earth, Keller Williams with More Than A Little+, Femi Kuti & Positive Force, Shakey Graves, The Wood Brothers, Greensky Bluegrass, and more.
According to Kris Hodges (producer and CEO), more artists are due to be announced in the New Year. “We work diligently each and every year to present one of the most unique festival lineups on the scene today,” Hodges said. “With that being said, each and every artist is intentionally chosen to represent a particular theme. After traveling across the country this past fall and experiencing many of the nation’s finest boutique events, we chose the current program as part of Dreamweavin’.
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