The Big Up Phase 1 Announced!
The Big Up Music & Arts Festival drops August 8th – 10th, 2013, and today released Phase One of the musical lineup and the location of their new home at Hemlock Hollow Farm in Claverack, NY. Selecting the defining sounds of summer once again, this year’s Phase One acts include Holy Fuck, Escort, the world premiere of Abakus live band, a DJ set from Chris Keating of Yeasayer, Jojo Mayer & Nerve, host band Higher Organix, Kung Fu, Dopapod, Brothers Past, Normal Instruments and Party Supplies. Additional artists and major headliners to be announced soon!
Shireworks Productions is also excited to announce The Big Up’s new home, the awesome Hemlock Hollow Farm in Claverack, NY. Hemlock Hollow offers spacious car camping as well as an ample amount of inviting woods camping (three times as much as years past!). And yes, the Woods Stage and Woods Village will make their triumphant return bigger and better than before. Located less than10 minutes from the former site, Hemlock Hollow offers easy access from the Taconic Pkwy and is only 2 hours from NYC and 2.5 from Boston.
Stay tuned for major headliner and artist announcements as well as details on large-scale multimedia installations, contests and games, workshops ranging from music production to hands-on sustainable living, greening initiatives, yoga, farmers market and collaborative art.
“Far Out” weekend tickets will be available tomorrow (Wednesday, March 6th) in limited quantities for $95. Pick up “Far Out” tier 1 tickets and save $25 off the “Countdown” advance weekend price. These will sell out quickly so don’t sleep on this killer bargain! Ticket includes camping and all performances. VIP upgrades and RV passes are also available at this time. For tickets please visit http://thebigup.com/tickets/. Space is limited at this intimate, boutique music festival so grab your tickets before they sell out. Landing sequence initiated!
The Big Up 2013 Initial Artist Line Up:
Abakus live band – World Premiere Chris Keating DJ set (Yeasayer) Jojo Mayer & Nerve
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