Festival Fever: moe.down @ Snow Ridge Ski Resort, 8/29-31/14
The annual moe.down shindig returns to Snow Ridge in Turin this weekend. The 15th annual fest promises to be three days of camping, fun and fine, fine music by the likes of Gogol Bordello, O.A.R., Lotus, Soulive, Les Claypool’s Duo De Twang, the Jerry Douglas Band and lots more on two stages from Friday-Sunday (August 29-31).
And, of course, the festival’s congenial hosts moe. will be playing six – count ’em, 6 – sets during the weekend bash.
The fest officially launches at 7:30pm Friday (August 29) with music from the Werks, Lotus and moe. All-fest, three-day tickets are available for $150 in advance.
Here’s the complete schedule for the 15th moe.down:
SATURDAY (AUGUST 30)
1pm: Conehead Buddha
5:30pm: Les Claypool’s Duo de Twang
7:45pm: Gogol Bordello
12noon: American Babies
2:15pm: American Babies
4:15pm: Everyone Orchestra
SUNDAY (AUGUST 31)
1pm: The Jerry Douglas Band
12noon: Wild Adriatic
2:15pm: Wild Adriatic
ADDITIONAL UPCOMING FESTIVALS FOR 2014:
Albany Riverfront Jazz Festival @ Jennings Landing, Albany, 9/6/14
Basilica Soundscape @ Basilica Hudson, Hudson, 9/12&13/14
Jazz at the Lake @ Shepard Park, Lake George, 9/13&14/14, FREE
FreshGrass Festival @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, 9/19-21/14
Bridge Jazz Fest @ Troy Savings Bank Music Hall & College of St. Rose’s Massry Center, Troy & Albany, 2/27&28/14