After five years at Maple Ski Ridge in Rotterdam, there won’t be a sixth Rhythm on the Ridge festival this summer. But Flood Road – the band that founded and hosted the fest – has something else up their collective sleeve – the inaugural Rhythm on the River Americana Music Fest.
“The Rhythm on the Ridge fest was an exciting experience, located in scenic, rural Schenectady County,” explains J Peter Yakel of the band Flood Road and co-founder of the fest. “This year, we decided to take the successes of our past ROTR Fest experiences and apply them to a more centrally located urban venue, Brown’s Brewery/Revolution Hall in Troy, and see how that mix plays out.”
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