How fitting it was that , the founder of , took stage between acts on Saturday evening at the and show at The Capitol Theater in Port Chester in NY to announce the for his 19 year old summer . Announcing in that forum makes sense considering that both bands will be on this year’s , and along those two he called out the names of several other legends, fellow staples and new artists alike. , , , Umphrey’s McGee, and tons more.

vibes 2014

After just recently announcing that they will be taking the year off from their own beloved summer festival (), the jamtronica heroes will headline accompanied by the ’s and for what will no doubt will be a killer set of music. In a different “Dead” light, will collaborate () and () as Grateful Grass, in performing his “anything-but-traditional bluegrass versions of .” And what would a festival be these days without the likes of ?!

2014 takes place at Seaside Park in Bridgeport, CT from July 31-August 3. and passes are on sale via the festival’s website. More acts will be announced soon. #vibetribe

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