savannah stopover

Before SXSW – The Savannah Stopover Music Festival – March 8 – 10, 2018

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Hey, where do musicians play before showing up at the SXSW festival?

Those driving through Georgia — or seeking some Southern hospitality — swing by the Savannah Stopover Music Festival.

The annual event takes place over three days throughout Savannah’s lovely Historic District — and the best part is that scores of acts have been confirmed, with passes still available.

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Here’s a playlist showcasing the big bands:

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And here’s the list of bands who’ll play the big showcase:

A Deer A Horse – Brooklyn, NY; Acid Dad – NY, NY; Bat Fangs – Washington, DC;

Becca Mancari – Nashville, TN; Bero Bero – Savannah, GA; Birthday Club – Houston, TX;

Cape Francis – Brooklyn, NY; Caroline Rose – Burlington, VT; Charles Fauna – Brooklyn, NY;

Cicada Rhythm – Athens, GA; Colin – New York, NY; Colter Wall – Saskatchewan, CN;

Combo Chimbita – NY, NY; Corey Chambers Jazz Band – Savannah, GA;

Crumb – NY, NY; Cusses – Savannah, GA; Damon & The Shitkickers – Savannah, GA;

David Barbe & Inward Dream Ebb – Athens, GA; DEGA – Atlanta, GA;

Escondido – Nashville, TN;  French Vanilla – Los Angeles, CA; FRIGS – Toronto, CA;

Future Generations – NY, NY; Grace Joyner – Charleston, SC;

Grandchildren – Philadelphia, PA; Gus Dapperton – Warwick, NY; Honduras – Brooklyn, NY;

Illegal Drugs – Atlanta, GA; Isaac Enen – Savannah, GA; Jon Stickley Trio – Ashveille, NC;

Kemba – NY, NY; KOLARS – Los Angeles, CA; Larkin Poe – Atlanta, GA;

Lilly Hiatt – Nashville, TN; Linkin Crawford – Savannah, GA;

Liz Cooper & The Stampede – Nashville, TN; Lola Marsh – Tel Aviv, Israel;

Michael Nau (Cotton Jones) – Cumberland, MD;

Mo Lowda & The Humble – Philadelphia, PA;  Nancy Druid – Savannah, GA;

Nation Of Language – Brooklyn, NY;  Neighbor Lady – Atlanta, GA;

Nikki Lane – Greenville, SC; of Montreal – Athens, GA; Okey Dokey – Nashville, TN;

Pauses – Orlando, FL; Payne Bridges – Savannah, GA;

Plastic Picnic – Brooklyn, NY; pronoun – Brooklyn, NY; Public Access TV – NY, NY;

Pylon Reenactment Society – Athens, GA; Ratboys – Chicago, IL;

Ruby Velle & The Soulphonics – Atlanta, GA;

Rude Dude & the Creak Freaks – Savannah, GA;  Ryan Jones – Savannah, GA;

Sam Lewis – Brooklyn, NY;  Sarah Shook & The Disarmers – Chapel Hill, NC;

Shopping – London, UK; SLEEPWALKERS – Richmond, VA; Stoop Kids – New Orleans, LA;

Sun Parade – Northhampton, MA; The Bones of JR Jones – NY, NY;

The Cave Singers – Seattle, WA; The Medium – Nashville, TN; The Muckers – Brooklyn, NY;

The Nude Party – Livingston Manor, NY; The Sh-Booms – Orlando, FL;

The Trongone Band – Richmond, VA; The Vegabonds – Nashville, TN;

The War and Treaty – Albion, MI; Twisty Cats – Savannah, GA;

Vita and the Woolf – Philadelphia, PA; Vundabar – Boston, MA; White Violet – Athens, GA;

Wild Child – Austin, TX; Wild Moccasins – Houston, TX; Wilder Maker – NY, NY;

Yonatan Gat – New York, NY; Zeshan B – Chicago, IL; Zuli – NY, NY.

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savannah stopover lineup

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