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Pennsylvania’s Conococheague Bluegrass Festival Announces 2012 Line-up
Greencastle, Pa. - Greencastle American Legion Post 373 has announced the line-up for the 2012 Conococheague Bluegrass Festival, set for August 25.
This year’s festival will be opened and closed by Stoney Creek Bluegrass Band, recently hailed as “mainstream bluegrass at its best” by Bluegrass Unlimited magazine. Stoney Creek will be spending most of 2012 promoting its new bluegrass gospel project. Several singles from the band’s last studio album, “Hot Off the Press”, reached number one on AirPlay Direct’s Bluegrass Singles chart and the album was a mainstay on the Roots Music Report Bluegrass charts for more than a year.
The 2012 Conococheague Bluegrass Festival will also feature returning festival alumni Lonesome Highway, whose recent album “Got Away With Murder” received frequent airplay on Sirius XM radio and debuted at number one on AirPlay Direct’s Bluegrass Album Chart.
The festival will also welcome back regional favorites the Back Creek Valley Boys, and Ernie Bradley and Grassy Ridge. The festival line-up will be rounded out by Circa Blue, whose self-titled debut album was released in March.
The annual Conococheague Bluegrass Festival is hosted by America Legion Post 373. The festival will be held at on August 25th at the Greencastle American Legion Picnic Grounds, located at 4775 Williamson Road, Greencastle, Pa. Gates open at 8 a.m., with music from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 per person. For information or tickets, contact American Legion Post 373 by telephone at 717-597-9954 or online at http://www.legionpost373.org.