Festival Fever: Bellstock, 7/18-21/13

Dr.Jah and the Love Prophets

Dr. Jah and the Love Prophets (photo by Timothy Reidy)

It began 20 years ago as a birthday party for Local 518 concert promoter Greg Bell. Now two decades later, Bell is still throwing his own birthday bash, but Bellstock has blossomed into a bona fide festival featuring four days of non-stop music in East Jewett with nearly two dozen bands.

TICKET PRICES
$50 four-day all-fest
$40 three-day Friday-Sunday
$30 two-day Saturday-Sunday
$25 single day

Oh, and while you’re at it, don’t forget to wish Greg Bell a happy 60th birthday!

Here’s the line-up of of bands for Bellstock 20. Bands are listed in order of appearance:

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THURSDAY (JULY 18)
Olivia Quillio
Dan Johnson & the Expert Sidemen
Bear Bones Project
Rebel Darling

FRIDAY (JULY 19)
Jack Nemier
The Kollectiv
Way Down
The Lucky Jukebox Brigade
Formula 5
Tauk
Wreckloose
Eastbound Jesus

SATURDAY (JULY 20)
The Chronicles
Stone Revival Band
Black Mountain Symphony
Jerkwater Ruckus
Schleigho
Timbre Coup
Conehead Buddha
Dr. Jah & the Love Prophets

SUNDAY (JULY 21)
Cris Noel / Chris O’Connor
Project Weather Machine
The Blind Owl Band

ADDITIONAL UPCOMING FESTIVALS FOR 2013:
Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival @ Walsh Farm, Oak Hill, 7/18-21/13
Rock Star Energy Drink Mayhem Festival @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, 7/20/13
AmericanaramA @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, 7/21/13
African American Family Day @ the Empire State Plaza, Albany, 8/3/13 (FREE)
The Big Up @ Hemlock Hollow Farm, Clavarack, 8/8-10/13
New York State Food Festival @ the Empire State Plaza, Albany, 8/14/13 (FREE)
The Felice County Fair @ Opus 40, Saugerties, 8/31/13
Restoration Festival @ Contemporary Artists Center at Woodside, Troy, 9/6&7/13
Hispanic Heritage Celebration @ the Empire State Plaza, 9/14/13 (FREE)
FreshGrass Festival @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, 9/20-22/13
Farm Aid @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, 9/21/13 (SOLD OUT)

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One Response to “Festival Fever: Bellstock, 7/18-21/13”

  1. On Thursday, Rebel Darling will be:

    M.R. Poulopoulos – http://www.mrpoulopoulos.com

    John Rice – http://www.redhairedstrangers.com

    Ryan Dunham – http://www.redhairedstrangers.com

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