Nelsonville Fest Adds Mavis Staples, Sharon Van Etten, & more


Stuart's Opera House presents the 9th annual Nelsonville Music Festival on May 30-June 2, 2013 at Robbins Crossing on the campus of Hocking College in Nelsonville, Ohio. The second round of lineup announcements includes soul legend Mavis Staples, indie-folk songwriter Sharon Van Etten, and punk godfather (and legend in his own right) and cult singer-songwriter Jonathan Richman.

Wild Belle, David Wax Museum, Brown Bird, Endless Boogie, Anais Mitchell, and Lucius round out this second round of lineup announcements joining a lineup already headlined by Wilco and John Prine along with Calexico, Reigning Sound, The Coup, He's My Brother She's My Sister, Michael Hurley, Cotton Jones, Wooden Indian Burial Ground, Nick Tolford & Company, The D-Rays, and County Pharaohs with many more to still be announced.

The 9th annual Nelsonville Music Festival will feature 4 days of music featuring over 40 bands on multiple stages all weekend long along with camping, kids activities, local artisan vendors, food, a beer garden, and much more. Weekend passes for all four days are on sale now $100, the price will raise from there until the gate price the weekend of the festival of $130 for a weekend pass. VIP Weekend passes are also available along with camping and RV passes. Tickets and more information can be found or by calling (740) 753-1924.

Artist Additions

  • Mavis Staples
  • Sharon Van Etten
  • Jonathan Richman
  • Wild Belle
  • David Wax Museum
  • Brown Bird
  • Endless Boogie
  • Anais Mitchell
  • Lucius

    Previously Announced

  • Wilco
  • John Prine
  • Calexico
  • Reigning Sound
  • The Coup
  • He's My Brother She's My Sister
  • Michael Hurley
  • Cotton Jones
  • Wooden Indian Burial Ground
  • Nick Tolford & Company
  • The D-Rays
  • County Pharaohs


    [Published on: 2/5/13]

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