The lineup for the fifth year of the Las Tortugas Dance of the Dead Festival was just announced today with , , and topping the bill. The festival will take place once again down at Yosemite’s West Gate on weekend. Poor Man’s Whiskey will be doing Old and In The Way which has definitely gotten some attention in the past, but I’d be most interested to see how Guitarmageddon would be tackling the music of . I imagine they got at least part of their inspiration from this video of Prince slaying the George Harrison induction at the years ago. Should make for an interesting festival if you’re a California head, that’s for sure…

If you’re planning on attending this year, let us know. I’d love to be able to this event if the timing works out.

Dance of the Dead V

feat. , and

and JGB with

Poor Man’s Whiskey, including a performance of Old and In the Way


Guitarmageddon feat. the music of
Montana Slim String Band
Dead Carpenters

Trevor Garrod
Nat Keefe and Friends
Sean Leahy and Friends
Jack Grace Band

Kate Gaffney
The Hongs

The premiere intimate West Coast fall music festival, – Dance of the Dead V, returns October 28-31. The fifth annual weekend gathering once again takes place at Evergreen Lodge in Groveland, CA (located at the Western Gate of Yosemite National Park), offering a musician-positive, fan-friendly experience in a bucolic forest setting. With cozy cabins, a general store, restaurant and bar, daytime hiking adventures and many more unique features, Las Tortugas offers a handpicked, standout assortment of diverse music with a strong emphasis on the cream of Northern California’s rock scene.

Super early bird –$175 for a festival pass until August 15– are available at Lastortugasmusic.com on Wednesday July 21 at 10am PST. call the Lodge at 209/379-2606, for on-site camping at 10am PST on July 21st.

To enter the random cabin drawing you must email [email protected] by Friday, July 16th. All information regarding the cabin random drawing can be found on the website.

More information visit: Lastortugasmusic.com

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