Green River Festival reveals 2013 lineup

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Organizers for the Green River Festival in Greenfield have revealed the full lineup of performers for this year’s festival, which will take place on Saturday, July 20 and Sunday, July 21. Gogol Bordello and Brandi Carlile will headline the 27th edition of the Western Massachusetts festival.

The Devil Makes Three, Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale, Todd Snider, JD McPherson, Bombino, Spirit Family Reunion and The Skatalites are other highlights for this year’s Green River Festival, which will be held on the grounds of Greenfield Community College. The festival will also feature a plethora of New England favorites including Ryan Montbleau Band, Lake Street Dive, Caravan of Thieves, Heather Maloney, Poor Old Shine, And The Kids and Rusty Belle. The full lineup is available below.

Weekend passes and single day tickets are now on sale through the festival’s website. Special “early bird” prices of $75 for weekend passes are now available though April 16. Weekend passes will be then priced at $90 for a weekend pass. Single day tickets are available for $65 in advance or $75 on the day of. Children 12 and under will be admitted for free.

Presented by the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce, the festival features music on three stages, food, crafts, dancing, a wide array of kids activities and hot air balloon launches (weather permitting). Parking, with shuttle service, is free.

The Green River Festival began in 1986 as a balloon festival. It has gained increasing popularity each year as more and more musical entertainment was incorporated.

2013 Green River Festival Lineup

Saturday July 20
Gogol Bordello
The Devil Makes Three
The Skatalites
JD MCPherson
Sally Ford & The Sound Outside
Jeffrey Foucault & Cold Satellite
Slaid Cleaves
The Bernie Worrell Orchestra
Ryan Montbleau Band
Miss Tess & The Talk Backs
Caravan Of Thieves
Poor Old Shine
And The Kids
Rusty Belle
Spanish For Hitchhiking
Bright Lines
Sun Parade
Lux Deluxe

Sunday, July 21

Brandi Carlile
Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale
Lake Street Dive
Todd Snider
Heather Maloney
Joe Pug
Spirit Family Reunion
Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole
Boxcar Lilies
Salvation Alley String Band
Gaslight Tinkers

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