Rooster Walk Expands 2017 Lineup

The 9th annual Rooster Walk Music & Arts Festival will take place on Pop’s Farm in Martinsville, Virginia between May 25 – 28. Organizers of the event have recently added a handful of jam acts to the lineup for May’s festival.

Jamgrass act Greensky Bluegrass and reggae legends The Wailers were among the additions announced along with Anders Osborne, Anderson East, The Motet, Susto, Mission in the Rain, Juliana MacDowell and Artist-at-Large Josh Shilling. The acts revealed this week join a lineup that already included such groups as The Marcus King Band, Billy Strings, Eric Krasno and Yarn. Check out the lineup below with more acts to be added in the weeks and months to come.

In addition to four days of music, Rooster Walk attendees can enjoy a wide variety of kids’ activities, craft beer, food/arts vendors and on-site camping. Tickets are available now via the festival’s website.

Rooster Walk 2017 Lineup (As Of 1/11)

  • Greensky Bluegrass
  • The Wailers
  • Anders Osborne
  • Anderson East
  • The Motet
  • Marcus King Band
  • Billy Strings
  • Eric Krasno
  • Yarn
  • Susto
  • Erin & The Wildfire
  • The Trongone Band
  • Mission In The Rain (JGB Tribute)
  • Josh Shilling (Artist-at-Large)
  • Juliana MacDowell

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