Artists Share Their Thoughts on F.U.N.K. Festival 2006
(Friends Uv Nature & Knowledge)
Artist audio interviews featured on festival website over next few weeks
On August 25, 26 & 27 the 2nd annual Friends Uv Nature & Knowledge Festival will ascend on the Bill Monroe Memorial Music Park in Bean Blossom, Indiana. As a preliminary taste of what's to come at the F.U.N.K. Festival, audio interviews from several musicians who will be performing at the festival will be posted on the festival's website at www.jaytv.com/funkfestival in the next few weeks. Festival co-creator Victor Wooten has already contributed to this interview process and his interview can be heard now at the festival website. Keep an eye and ear open, as further interviews from artists and special guests will be featured each week up to the festival.
Drawing strongly off of Victor Wooten's highly successful Bass Nature Camp, the F.U.N.K. Festival combines the atmosphere of a music and camping festival with workshops on music, nature and more. Featuring two stages of music, plus a third "knowledge stage" which will host the music workshops, and feature speakers on a variety of important social and environmental issues. Great Food & Drink, Unique Merchandise Vending, All Kinds of Good Beer and Onsite Camping!
Artists confirmed for F.U.N.K. Festival 2006 include:
Victor Wooten Band
Umphrey's McGee featuring Joshua Redman
Honkytonk Homeslice with Billy Nershi of String Cheese Incident
Family Stone Experience (playing the music of Sly & the Family Stone)
Bass Extremes featuring Victor Wooten and Steve Bailey
The Lee Boys
Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band
Assembly of Dust
Ray's Music Exchange
Drop Q featuring Kris Meyers of Umphrey's McGee
Family Groove Company
The Twin Cats
Max Allen Band
Ernie Hendrickson & the Make Believe
TICKETS: Three-day tickets including camping are on sale now for $65.00 by phone at 1-800-514-ETIX, or print your tickets at home at the festival website: www.jaytv.com/funkfestival Tickets at the gate will be $80.00 for a three-day ticket with camping. Children 6 & under get in for free with a parent. Children 6-12 will be half price at the gate.
FESTIVAL WEBSITE: www.jaytv.com/funkfestival.
Jay Goldberg Events & Entertainment is an event production and promotion company established in 1971. Producing everything from small club-level concerts to multiple-day music festivals and trade shows, Jay Goldberg Events & Entertainment truly strives to provide events and entertainment for all walks of life. For more info, please visit www.jaytv.com