AURA Music Festival 2013: Full Lineup Announced
Today is the day that many of us have been waiting for! AURA Music Events announced the full line-up for the 4th Annual AURA Music Festival to take place February 15th through the 17th 2013. In addition to the headliners – announced a little over a month ago, the festival will include two sets by Kung Fu including a tribute to Stevie Wonder w/ Nigel Hall, 2000s jam band stalwarts RAQ, returning to the stage for their first live show since July 2011, Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, Consider the Source and MANY MORE!
AURA Music & Arts Festival 2013 Artist Line Up
Papadosio (x2) | Conspirator (x2) | Perpetual Groove (x2) | The Heavy Pets (x2) | Dopapod (x2) | Kung Fu (x2) including a tribute to Stevie Wonder w/ Nigel Hall | RAQ | The Lee Boys | Greenhouse Lounge | DrFameus | Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band | Stokeswood | Consider the Source | The Resolvers | Brock Butler Solo | Lingo | Former Champions | The Main Squeeze | Newton Crosby | Artists at large: Todd Stoops | Nigel Hall | Roosevelt Collier
Check out their announcement video and read on for full press release!
AURA Music Events has unveiled the next phase of the 2013 AURA Music & Arts Festival musical line-up which includes 15 stellar acts to compliment the four headliners already announced this summer. In addition to two sets from Papadosio, Conspirator (ft. Marc Brownstein & Aron Magner of the Disco Biscuits), Perpetual Groove and The Heavy Pets, fans can indulge in two performances by Dopapod and Kung Fu including the premier of Kung Fu’s tribute to Stevie Wonder featuring the Royal Family’s Nigel Hall. AURA 4 will also showcase RAQ’s first live show since July 2011, a very rare treat for fans of the Vermont-based jam outfit that’s anchored by Conspirator’s Chris Michetti and Kung Fu’s Todd Stoops.
AURA vets returning to the festivities include none other than DrFameus (Allen Aucoin of the Disco Biscuits), Greenhouse Lounge, The Resolvers, Lingo and Former Champions. Taking the AURA stage for the first time is The Lee Boys, Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, Stokeswood, Consider the Source, Newton Crosby, The Main Squeeze and a special solo set from Perpetual Groove’s Brock Butler.
Set in the midst of 800 acres of Spanish moss-draped oak and cypress along the Suwannee River, the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park is a playground for endless activities such as swimming, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, disc golf and biking. The park also offers guest comforts including a general store, full service restaurant, showers and water stations. In addition to primitive camping, fans can upgrade their AURA experience with RV hook ups, cabin rentals and golf cart rentals.
A limited number of $99 tickets are available at www.AURAMusicFestival.com. For cabin rentals, RV hook ups and golf cart rentals please contact Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park at 386.364.1683 or www.MusicLivesHere.com. The AURA Music & Arts Festival organizers will continue building the Arts portion of the event by spotlighting top-tier live painters, an interactive arts village and inspiring workshops. Details coming soon!
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