The Wood Brothers, Robert Randolph join lineup!!
Roots/folk/rock trio The Wood Brothers and renowned pedal-steel act Robert Randolph & The Family Band have been added to the bill for Rooster Walk 10, set for May 24-27, 2018 just outside of Martinsville, Va. The two bands joined JJ Grey & Mofro Tuesday at the top of the RW10 lineup.
Other new bands added: TAUK, Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds, Zach Deputy, Colter Wall, Dangermuffin, The Last Yaltz (a Yarn-hosted tribute to The Band’s legendary “Last Waltz” performance), Cris Jacobs, Front Country, Kat Wright, Songs From The Road Band, Sanctum Sully and Fireside Collective.
In addition to JJ Grey & Mofro, we had previously announced the return of The Marcus King Band (southern psychedelic rock), Billy Strings (progressive bluegrass), The Jerry Douglas Band (progressive bluegrass), Yarn (Americana/alt-country) and The Commonheart (R&B/rock). Of these acts, The Marcus King Band, Billy Strings, Yarn and The Commonheart are slated to play two sets each.
Great shows coming to the Rives
The Rives Theatre has a bunch of great music coming up this fall! The Rives, part of the Rooster Walk family, is an intimate, 250-capacity venue in uptown Martinsville (215 E. Church Street) that sounds fantastic!
Fri., Feb. 16 – Empire Strikes Brass presents a Mardi Gras Party
Fri., March 16 – Camel City Collective feat. Roosevelt Collier & Billy Cardine
Fri., April 6 – The War & Treaty
Sat., May 5 – Mountain Heart
More shows will be added soon!