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Blue Ox Music Festival: Live from the Pines will present a weekend of live music, broadcast in real time from Whispering Pines Campground in Eau Claire, Wisconsin on June 12–13, 2020 from 1:00PM to 10:30PM CDT.
Blue Ox Music Festival: Live from the Pines is a virtual streaming festival with performances from Whispering Pines and with artists playing from home. Performances from Pert Near Sandstone, Sam Bush, Del McCoury, Lissie, The Travelin’ McCourys, Charlie Parr, Them Coulee Boys, Lillie Mae, Molly Tuttle, and more to come.
The event celebrates the release of Pert Near Sandstone’s new album, entitled ‘Rising Tide’ on June 12.
Blue Ox Music Festival: Live from the Pines will be setting up its stage to bring some of your favorite Bluegrass, Americana, and Roots artists performing live from the music festival grounds. Pert Near Sandstone will perform two nights onstage, along with artist friends Charlie Parr, Lissie, and Them Coulee Boys. With Sam Bush, Del McCoury, The Travelin’ McCourys, Lillie Mae, and Molly Tuttle, performing sets from their hometowns. Stay tuned, as more performances and the full schedule to be announced in the coming weeks.
Blue Ox Music Festival: Live From Home can be viewed on the official Blue Ox Music Festival YouTube and Facebook channels and will be streamed in partnership with JamGrass TV, The Current, Bell’s Brewery, Northern Sun Productions and the host, Blue Ox Music Festival.
Pert Near Sandstone is looking forward to playing new songs from their highly anticipated album, Rising Tide, as well as their fans’ traditional favorites.
Although Blue Ox Music Festival: Live from the Pines will be broadcast from Whispering Pines Campground, there will be no audience on-site for the performance.
The live broadcast is free to all viewers, yet contributions are encouraged and appreciated, with part of the proceeds going to the performing artists, as well as benefiting the Cleghorn Lions Club, National T.T.T. Society, and the Chippewa Valley Technical College Radiology Department – which are organizations that have graciously volunteered for Blue Ox over the years; and the Feed My People Food Bank of Wisconsin.
About Blue Ox Music Festival – Since its inception in 2015, the Blue Ox Music Festival has consistently brought together a collection of top level regional and national acts that have set the stage and standard of artists for the true music festival fan’s experience for years to come. With the vision of an intimate music and camping experience focused on Bluegrass, Americana, Roots genres – the 3-day festival creates a unique experience with an impressive lineup of notable artists, in a familial and beautiful outdoor venue setting. Blue Ox Music Festival looks forward to seeing you all, August 27– 29, 2020.
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