High Sierra Music Festival Announces Lineup Additions

The 25th annual High Sierra Music Festival takes place July 2 -5 at Plumas-Sierra County Fairgrounds in Quincy, California. Following up on January’s initial lineup announcement, High Sierra organizers have just announced dozens of lineup additions including Umphrey’s McGee as we previously reported.

Umphrey’s McGee will return to High Sierra for the first time since 2009 on July 4. John Butler Trio, The Word, Lake Street Dive and Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers are among the artists added to the lineup today as are Lotus, The Jeff Austin Band, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, BoomBox, The Motet and Papadosio. A complete list of additions can be found below.

All the artists added today join a lineup that already included the likes of The String Cheese Incident, Joe Russo’s Almost Dead, Galactic, Shovels & Rope, The Wood Brothers, ALO, Nahko & Medicine For The People, The California Honeydrops and The Barr Brothers. High Sierra organizers have honored many of the artists who have been a part of the fabric of the festival over the years by including them at this year’s 25th annual festival. Artists like Karl Denson, The Slip, Surprise Me Mr. Davis, Galactic, ALO, the Living Daylights, Dan Bern and many others have all played High Sierra spanning over three decades.

Advance 4-day passes, premium FestivALL Packages, RV and On-site Vehicle passes, as well as Teen and Kids Passes are on sale now via Eventbrite. Check out the High Sierra entry in our newly redesigned JamBase Festival Guide.

High Sierra Music Festival 2015 Additions

Umphrey’s McGee
The John Butler Trio
The Word (John Medeski, Robert Randolph, Luther Dickinson, Cody Dickinson, Chris Chew)
Lake Street Dive
Nicki Bluhm and The Gramblers
The Jeff Austin Band featuring Danny Barnes, Ross Martin, Eric Thorin
Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe
The Motet
Jennifer Hartswick
The Waifs
The Nth Power
Steve Poltz
Marco Benevento
Nathan Moore
The Main Squeeze
Scott Pemberton
The Black Lillies
Tim Flannery & The Lunatic Fringe
Con Brio
T Sisters
Patchy Sanders
Eagle Rock Gospel Singers
The Nibblers
Michael McNevin
The Sam Chase
Jessica Lurie – Artist-At-Large
Living Folklore

Here’s a look at the current lineup in poster form: