All The Best Festival Reschedules To May 2021
Organizers Sixthman and Oh Boy Records announced All The Best Festival 2020 has been rescheduled for May 19 – 23, 2021 at the Breathless + Now Onyx Resorts in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. The second annual event was originally scheduled for November 16 – 20, 2020 but the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic forced its postponement.
John Prine, who was supposed to host the festival, died in March after being hospitalized with COVID-19. Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit will now headline All The Best 2021 whose lineup also features John Hiatt, Steve Earle, I’m With Her, Margo Price, Todd Snider, Iris Dement,Paul Thorn, Jerry Douglas Band, Watkins Family Hour, Ian Noe, Ana Egge, Jeremy Ivey, Tre Burt and members of John Prine’s band. The event will be a celebration of Prine’s life and feature “a plethora of John’s singer-songwriter friends – those who he inspired and those who inspired him – paying homage to his vast career through special shows infused with the spirit of John, surprise collaborations, and entertaining storyteller sets in addition to their own unique performances.”
John Prine’s widow Fiona Prine shared the below message about All The Best 2021:
Our family supports Sixthman’s decision to reschedule the All The Best Festival for May 2021. We look forward to being with you all to remember and celebrate your friend and our beloved husband, Dad and Grandpa. Please keep yourselves safe and healthy until then. Thank you from the bottom of my heart for all your kind messages- they really help. With Love, Fiona Prine
Additional artists are expected to be added to the lineup. Find more information here.