Saturday- May 1- Non-stop music goes through the midnight hour, Doc honored, and more!
We welcome first timers Red Molly, and The Paul’s Creek band to MerleFest 2010!
The music is non-stop today! The greatest Acoustic Blues Show on Earth takes place at the Austin Stage today, starting at 11 am and going throughout the day. Friends of Merle reminisce with My Friend Merle, in the Walker Center at 2:15 today. The secret of what album the Waybacks will be playing is revealed at the Hillside Album Hour today at 4:45 pm! Joining the Waybacks will be Jerry Douglas, Sarah Dugas (from the Duhks), Jens Kruger, and Shannon Whitworth. Will there be other surprises? Steve Martin Performing with the Steep Canyon Rangers, and Elvis Costello and the Sugarcanes to perform tonight on the Watson Stage!
Pace yourself throughout the day, folks! The Midnight Jam, with hosts the Zac Brown Band, and guests Dierks Bentley, The Duhks, The Greencards, and Peter Rowan. Other special guests are still a secret and will be a surprise. Get tickets if you can!
Doc will recieve an honory PHD from teh Berklee School of Music at 7 pm at the Watson Stage. Congratulations, Doc!
Numerous educational workshops being held in classroom 1112, Alumni Hall throughout the day! There's still plenty of activities, pickin' opportunities, shopping, eating, and more available!
Live it up at MerleFest 2010!