Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Fest Releases Full Lineup Feat. Michael Franti, Neko Case, Fantastic Negrito & More

We’re only about two weeks out from one of the city’s best (and free!) music festivals, which means its high time that the folks behind the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Fest finally unveil their full lineup for this year’s event.

Today’s revealing offers up some major gems, including Laura Marling, the Stone Foxes, Neko Case, Angel Olsen, and one of our faves (!!!) Michael Franti & Spearhead.

Check out the full lineup below, and be sure to check out the fest October 2-4 at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco.

The Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival 2015 lineup

The Time Jumpers Featuring Kenny Sears
Vince Gill
Paul Franklin
Joe Spivey
Larry Franklin
Andy Reiss
Billy Thomas
Jeff Taylor & Brad Albin
Poi Dog Pondering
The Dustbowl Revival
Waco Brothers
Kieran Kane & Lucas Kane
Joe Jackson
The Milk Carton Kids
Beth Hart
Indigo Girls
Kevin Devine
Hot Tuna Electric
Boz Scaggs
T Bone Burnett
Chatham County Line
The Stone Foxes
Joe Pug
Chicano Batman
Doobie Decibel System
Kevin Welch & Fats Kaplin
Ralph Stanley & The Clinch Mountain Boys
Asleep at the Wheel
Punch Brothers
Mandolin Orange
Jim White vs. The Packway Handle Band
Steve Earle and the Dukes
Neko Case
The Bros. Landreth
Gregory Alan Isakov
Buddy Miller’s Cavalcade Of Stars featuring Shawn Colvin, Jim Lauderdale, Donnie Fritts and John Paul White and Tony Joe White
Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams
Scott Miller and the Commonwealth’s Ladies Auxiliary
Dry Branch Fire Squad
Megan Slankard
Robyn Hitchcock and the Sadies
Angel Olsen
Jamey Johnson
The Brothers Comatose
The Oh Hellos
The Go To Hell Man Clan
Marco and the Polos
Pokey LaFarge
Lera Lynn
The Sadies
Alison Brown and the Song of the Banjo
Nels Cline and Julian Lage
Fantastic Negrito
Peter Rowan Band
Dustin Kensrue
Hardly Strictly Disco
Lee Ann Womack
The Blind Boys of Alabama
The Mavericks
Ben Miller Band
Heidi Clare and the Goose Tatums
Spirit Family Reunion
Hot Rize with Red Knuckles and the Trailblazers
Mini-Mekons featuring Jon Langford, Sally Timms & Rico Bell
JB Nimble
Conor Brings Friends For Friday, featuring Johnathan Rice, Jessica Pratt
The Felice Brothers
Laura Marling
M. Ward
Conor Oberst
The New Mastersounds
Big Star’s Third including Jody Stephens, Mike Mills, Ken Stringfellow, Chris Stamey, Pat Sansone, Audley Freed, Ralph Carney, Brett Harris and Skylar Gudasz — with a chamber orchestra featuring Kronos Quartet, conducted by Van Dyke Parks, and special guests including Steve Earle, Robyn Hitchcock and Chatham County Line
Fairfield Four
Tim Barry
Paul Weller
Leftover Salmon Featuring Bill Payne of Little Feat
Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds
Charles Bradley and his Extraordinaires
Steep Canyon Rangers
Gillian Welch
Circus Quirkus with Poor Man’s Whiskey
Anderson East
Los Lobos
Delbert McClinton
Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell
The White Buffalo
The Sheepdogs
Leftover Salmon Featuring Bill Payne of Little Feat
The Brothers Gibb
Nick Lowe
Aces of Space
Robert Earl Keen performing Songs From “Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions”
Dave Alvin and Phil Alvin with The Guilty Ones
Sonny and The Sunsets
Nancy and The Lambchops
Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands
Flogging Molly
The Flatlanders featuring Joe Ely, Jimmie Dale Gilmore and Butch Hancock
Michael Franti and Spearhead
Madisen Ward and The Mama Bear
James McMurtry
Walter Salas-Humara

alyssa Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Fest Releases Full Lineup Feat. Michael Franti, Neko Case, Fantastic Negrito & More

Alyssa Pereira is a music writer, web producer, and pop culture blogger for CBS stations in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Find her on Twitter at Alyssa Pereira



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