8 hrs of Peace & Music -Southern Shore Music Festival
SATURDAY, JUNE 19TH
- Millville, NJ, 08332-9753
- 11:30 am – 8:30 pm
TROUT FISHING IN AMERICA
THE SIN CITY BAND
Courtesy of the Southern Shore Music Festival’s Website
Stay tuned next week for our article with Southern Shore Music Festival’s Bob Rose and interviews with bands from this year’s Southern Shore Music Fest!
-The 4th annual Southern Shore Music Festival continues the tradition of the Bridgeton Folk Festival, which entertained thousands of people for 23 consecutive summers through 2006.
Some of the great artists who played Bridgeton, included: The Neville Brothers, Los Lobos,Ani Di Franco, Dar Williams, Arlo Guthrie, Richard Thompson, Keb Mo’, Rick Danko & Garth Hudson of the Band, Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett of Little Feat, Terrance Simien, Leon Redbone, Chris Smither, Leon Redbone, Del McCoury Band, Richie Havens, Patty Larkin, Robin & Linda Williams, Moxy Frouvous, Jeff Lang and late Steve Goodman who composed “City of New Orleans”.
In its first three years, the Southern Shore Music Festival picked up where Bridgeton left off. Some of the artists who have taken the Carmel Green stage, include: Arlo Guthrie, Grace Potter & The Nocturnals, Dr. John, David Bromberg & Angel Band, Shemeika Copeland, Cowboy Junkies, the late Robert Hazard, Peter Rowan Trio, Bill Kirchen, Homemade Jamnz Blues Band, and others.
In addition to the music, the festival offers a variety of attractions, great food and craft vendors, children’s activities, free on site parking, is handicap accessible and is easily accessible off of New Jersey routes 55 and 49.
This year enjoy a great day on Carmel Green with your friends (new and old), great artists and vendors, and celebrate the Summer Solstice.