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2012 Farmageddon Records Music Festival
The 1st Annual Farmageddon Records Music Festival July 20-22, 2012 on Hebgen Lake, 10 Miles NW of West Yellowstone, Montana!
Farmageddon Records Music Festival is a three day outdoor festival that will celebrate contemporary American roots music by showcasing the emerging and established artists of Farmageddon Records -an ambitious new Montana-based record label featuring an eclectic roster of edgy, roots fare from around the country. A few friends of "The Farm" and several very special guest headliners will also appear at this highly anticipated event. The Festival will be located in a private setting among the foothills surrounding Hebgen Lake on the property behind The Longhorn Saloon, just a short drive away from the town of West Yellowstone, the Western entrance to Yellowstone National Park, promising attendees a remote and scenic backdrop for the performances of some of the best talent in underground and national American roots music on a single stage. The Longhorn Saloon will be the official headquarters for Farm-Fest, located a stones throw away from the lake. All of the event details will be be sent to you via email once you purchase your festival pass. Festival passes willl be limited to 1000 or less this year! Currently we can only guarantee parking and camping to the first 500 people who purhase a ticket. We are working on securing the use of more land next to the property for additional parking and camping. Please visit our website for all of the festival details! If you are planning on bringing a camper or RV, there are very limited tickets availlable for those who need more space. Campers will be permitted to set-up their campsite a day early if they choose to do so, there will be a pre-party and live music the night before the festival starts. If you wish to come any earlier than July 19th you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
There will be multiple options for food available on the festival grounds, including vegetarian fare. If you are a vendor you will need to contact us asap about securing your retail location as we are limiting availability to 10 spaces this year. You can email us for details, first come first serve!
Artists scheduled to perform: Shooter Jennings, Slim Cessna's Auto Club, The Goddamn Gallows, Ando Ehlers, Angie & The Carwrecks, Black Eyed Vermillion, The Calamity Cubes, Carolina Still, Carrie Nation and The Speakeasy, The Cheatin' Hearts, Cletus Got Shot, The Deadnecks, Dogbite Harris, Soda Gardocki, Filthy Still, Graham Lindsey, Hard Money Saints, Highlonesome, Husky Burnette, James Hunnicutt, Jayke Orvis & The Broken Band, J.B. Beverley & The Wayward Drifters, McDougall, Owen Mays, The Perreze Farm, Phillip Roebuck, Saint Christopher, Ronnie Hymes & The Carolina Freight, Sean K. Preston, Shivering Denizens, The Harmed Brothers, Izzy Cox, Slackeye Slim, Stevie Tombstone, Tales From Ghost Town, Tom VandenAvond, The Ugly Valley Boys, Whiskey Dick, and many more! you can visit farmageddonfest.com for more details, the site will be updated regularly!
Upcoming Releases! News!
The Goddamn Gallows/Black Eyed Vermillion 9 Song Split E.P. is near completion and will be off to press here soon! Joe Perreze is behind the art and I have to say it's truly unreal!! This release will be available on vinyl with a digital download card. 200 pieces are getting pressed on clear yellow vinyl and will be up for pre-sale soon on the website. There will only be 1000 copies of this E.P. available on vinyl and will be a nice thing to have of you are a collector. We'll keep you posted on the progress!
Owen Mays is in the middle of recording his debut album as we speak! Joining Owen Mays on his first album will be James Hunnicutt, Johnny Lawless and Banjerdan! We are very excited about this album and can't wait for it to be done!
Highlonesome will be heading into the studio soon to record their 3rd release! These guys have about such an original sound, we're excited to see what they have up their sleeve for us, we're proud to be behind these guys!
James Hunnicutt will also be heading into the studio soon to cut his first Farmageddon Release! We will keep you posted on this!
The Goddamn Gallows are currently on tour with Joe Buck and gearing up for their first trip to Europe in the early part of 2011. They have tons of national dates set as of now! Please visit our website at www.newrootsorder.com for all of the current dates!
New Farmageddon Merch! Coming soon!
So we are about out of our first run of merch, only a few shirts and back patches left as of now. We are going to have a new Joe Perreze designed Farmageddon Shirt and a more of the original logo shirts made as well. We will have new low rise black Farmageddon Logo trucker hats, stickers and hoodies. We're thinking the new stuff will be in stock around the first week of December.