2019 FALL FEST MUSIC LINE-UP
Ready to rock out during Fall Fest? Here's the full line-up! Need more details on glassware or the event venue? Head to the main FALL FEST EVENT PAGE for more information!
FRIDAY AUGUST 30
FAR OUT WEST - Friday, 4pm - 5:30pm
Amelia Earhart flies a UFO in this jammy and innovative funk/Americana project based out of Portland, Oregon. Far Out West blends rock, soul, and R&B into seamless and poignant instrumental improvisations to create a one-of-a-kind sound. Their uplifting original songs and powerful vocals are captivating. The band's songs are engaging and the vocal arrangements strong, giving their jams solid platform from which to launch and evolve. Far Out West's love of performing and motivating audiences always shines apparent with a consistent response from the crowd bouncing along to their infectious, high-spirited grooves. Their energy and love for music is palpably delightful, and their in-the-pocket, virtuosic playing intrigues party animals and discerning listeners alike. The band has been featured at notable events like 4 Peaks Music Festival, Oregon Brewer's Festival, Northwest String Summit, and the upcoming Juniper Jam in Eastern Oregon. Find more info on the band at their website: www.faroutw.com and follow them on Facebook and Instagram (@faroutwestband).
SANTA POCO - Friday, 6 - 8pm
With songs about rough and tumble characters mixed with emptying whiskey glasses, Santa Poco offers the type of slide guitar-emboldened tunes that float throughout a dusty roadhouse or romping dance hall. Thorough storytelling mixes with mean electric leads that inspire folks to don their ten-gallons, pull the boots up over their denim blue jeans, and hit the town for beer swills and swing dances 'til dawn.
SATURDAY AUGUST 31
MIAH KOHAL BAND - Saturday, 12pm - 2:30pm
If you haven't enjoyed an afternoon rocking with the Miah Kohal Band, you've missed out! This locals' local band is sure to guarantee a good time with their incredible covers and fun party tunes.
NATE BOTSFORD - Saturday, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Popular Portland-based artist Nate Botsford’s hybrid style is a lifetime in the making and the backbone of his latest release Hourglass. Nate began playing piano when he was only five, but the Taylor acoustic guitar given to him by his dad at age 14 became the instrument that has accompanied him everywhere and helped to lay the foundation for his musical career.
WORLD'S FINEST - Saturday, 5pm - 7pm
It’s been a wild and crazy ride for the fellas in World’s Finest since their modest beginning as an acoustic duo in Portland, OR living rooms in 2011. With a songwriting style rooted in Americana, the band banks on their ability to transcend genres of all kinds. String-centric and bluegrass-inspired compositions seamlessly transition into 3-Dimensional Psytrance, Funk, and Dub soundscapes, leaving their audience with a full circle experience of emotion and dance.
SUNDAY SEPT 1
BALANCE TRICK - Sunday, 12pm - 2pm
Balance Trick is a Reggae Rock band based out of Portland, OR formed by a group of adventurists, surfers, and van enthusiasts. We jam, surf, build vans, hike, play with our hounds, and just explore and have a good time all around. We’re doing what we love doing.
JOSH FARMER BAND - Sunday, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Missoula's home-grown Josh Farmer Band have been bringing their unique blend of jazz, funk, rock, and soul music to the local scene since Fall 2011. The band has quickly gained a growing audience, regularly headlining shows at Missoula venues like The Top Hat, The Union Club, The Badlander, Sean Kelly's, and Monk's.
RON ARTIS ii & THE TRUTH - Sunday, 5pm - 7pm
Based out of Hawaii Ron Artis II & The Truth bring the deepest aspects of soul music. According to Glider Magazine Ron Artis II, front man of the group “rips, and has a voice to match the big sounds coming from his guitar."
MONDAY SEPT 2
TREGO- Monday, 11am - 1:30pm
The band formerly known as Folkinception...For nine years the Folkinception name has been a staple in the blossoming music scene of Spokane Washington. Over their tenure, the six piece Americana/Rock n' Roll act has developed a reputation for notably energetic, highly engaging live performances that showcase the band's tightly woven arrangements.
SOL SEED- Monday, 2pm - 4pm
Born of the woods, rivers and waterfalls of Oregon, reggae-fusion group Sol Seed sports diverse vocal styles, an eclectic sonic playbook and ethereal world music influences. Sporting a spectrum of musical tastes, Sol Seed flips between genre influences such as rock, soul and hip-hop over a solid reggae backbone.