The 4 Peaks Music Festival, held June 21-24 at Bend’s Stevenson Ranch has announced their full lineup for the 2018 festival. This year’s lineup features an eclectic mix of national, regional, and local bands. Headlining the Cascade Mountain Stage are Michigan jamgrass favorites Greensky Bluegrass and world music collective Nahko and Medicine for the People. Headliners for the Lava Rock Stage include jamtronica act Particle, perennial favorites Poor Man’s Whiskey, and West Coast Americana String-Band Brothers Comatose.
Also included in the lineup are first-time appearances by North Mississippi Allstars, New Mastersounds, IBMA Guitarist of the Year Molly Tuttle, The Scott Pemberton Band, Cascade Crescendo, Yak Attack, and Mojo Green. 4 Peaks is excited to welcome back The Mother Hips, Tyler Grant and “Farmily.” Rounding out the lineup are newcomers Joe Craven, Jupiter Holiday, Steve Kimmock, and Cascade Crescendo.
Maintaining their connection with Central Oregon, 4 Peaks has also named the local bands set to perform at this year’s event. Latin-dance-rock outfit ¡Chiringa!, Americana-folk-jam band Travis Ehrenstrom Band, High Desert bluegrass band Blackstrap Bluegrass, and B-3 phenom Maxwell Friedman Group will all represent Bend. In addition, 4 Peaks is bringing back the hugely popular Silent Disco, morning yoga, and family fun in Kidlandia.