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Breaking the Ice with Mike & The Moonpies

Q: Who are you and where are you from? A: My name is Mike Harmeier, originally from Tomball, Texas, but now living in Austin. I front the band Mike and the Moonpies. Q: We hear you have a new record, Steak Night at the Prairie Rose,…Read More

The NEW Strings Pavilion

EXCLUSIVE TO MUSICFEST 2018 PARTICIPANTS:  Pick up complimentary tickets for guaranteed seating at the Dickson Productions desk at 9:00am MST on the day of show JUST DOWN THE HILL – A VARIETY OF WAYS TO GET THERE… Strings Pavilion is located at 900 Strings Road across…Read More

Breaking the Ice with Jason Eady

Q: Who are you and where are you from? A: My name is Jason Eady and I’m from Mississippi originally. I moved to Texas in 2002 and have lived here ever since. Q: You released a self-titled album earlier this year. Where did your inspiration…Read More

Breaking the Ice with Jamie Lin Wilson

Q: Who are you and where are you from? A: My name is Jamie Lin Wilson and I live in D’Hanis, Texas – a little map dot between San Antonio & Uvalde. Q: What’s it like to be a Real Housewife of Dhanis? A: Ha!…Read More

Breaking the Ice with Dalton Domino

Q: Who are you and where are you from? A: Hi, my name is Dalton. I was born in Memphis, Tennessee. I grew up in Dallas, and I moved to Lubbock right out of high school to play music. Q: Who has been your music…Read More

Breaking the Ice with Zac Wilkerson

Q: Who are you and where are you from? A: I’m Zac Wilkerson and I was born in Buffalo, OK, but I’ve lived in too many places to list here. Q: What do you think about in the “middle of the night”? A: The luxury…Read More

Breaking the Ice with Shane Smith

Q: Who are you and where are you from? A: My name is Shane Smith, and I am originally from Terrell, Tx Q: Is your band really a group of “saints”? A: Absolutely not! Q: You recently performed a show in Malaysia; how was that experience?…Read More

Breaking the Ice with Parker McCollum

Q: Who are you and where are you from? A: My name is Parker McCollum and I am from Conroe, TX. Q: You recently released an album comprised of 3 different parts, released at 3 different times. What was the reason for releasing your album…Read More – Texas-Red Dirt Music Community Launches Universal Site for All Texas and Red Dirt Music Relief Efforts

Posted September 21st, 2017 As cleanup begins from the August 25 landfall of catastrophic Hurricane Harvey and its week-long stay, the Texas and Red Dirt music community announces that it will utilize as the universal website to support Texas and Red Dirt music-centric relief efforts, and names the Rebuild Texas Fund as its charity of…Read More

Breaking the Ice with William Clark Green

Q: Who are you and where are you from? A: William Clark Green and I’m from Tyler, College Station Lubbock and Eastland TX Q: We hear you might have a new album coming out soon. Can you give us any details? A: Yes! It’s going…Read More

Breaking the Ice with John Baumann

Q: Who are you and where are you from? A: Singer-songwriter based out of Austin. Also sometimes known as Josh Blockman or Jon Bowan. Commonly finding myself telling people it’s, “B-a-u-m-a-n-n,” as I’m taking a bow on stage. Q: How’s life? A: It’s been great…Read More

Breaking the Ice with Josh Abbott

Q: Who are you and where are you from? A: Still figuring that out, but closer and closer every day…I’m from Lubbock, Texas. I live in Austin now though. Q: Congratulations on your new baby girl! How are you adjusting to dad-life? A: Thank you!…Read More

MusicFest 2018 Reservation Launch

We’re gearing up for another remarkable year in Steamboat. Mark your calendars for the MusicFest 2018 reservation launch! Public Launch for MusicFest 2018 will be Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 at 10:00am CST! If you pre-reserved for MusicFest 2018, don’t worry you’ll receive specific instructions in…Read More

The Strings Pavilion – Our NEW Venue

No other festival offers so many stages with such a wide variety of musical experiences. Whether you want to kick your boots up, or sit back and take in every note, there’s a venue for you. The Strings Pavilion is our new indoor, state-of-the-art concert…Read More

The MusicFest Magazine Winter 2017-2018 Issue

Get all these answers and more in the upcoming issue of The MusicFest Magazine! Get the magazine delivered for free – CLICK HERE! Want to know the answers to: What festival has been labeled The “Super Bowl of Texas Music” by fans and artists alike? What is one…Read More