The annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival will return to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park during the weekend of October 3rd – 5th. As has been the case over the last 13 years, the festival will be noncommercial and free to attend.
This year’s lineup promises Ryan Adams, Conor Oberst, Yo La Tengo, Built to Spill, Tweedy, Sharon Van Etten, Dawes, Sun Kil Moon, Deltron 3030, Social Distortion, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy and The Cairo Gang, Justin Townes Earle, The Felice Brothers, Jason Isbell, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Thao & The Get Down Stay Down, and Waxahatchee.
Other performers include Mavis Staples, Dwight Yoakam, Emmylou Harris, Lucinda Williams, T Bone Burnet, Rosanne Cash, Steve Earle, Bela Fleck, Buddy Miller, Caitlin Rose, Dave Rawlings Machine, Robert Earl Keen, Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds, and more.
Check out the festival’s website for more info.