2013 PoB/WXYC Hopscotch Day Party
– Saturday, September 7, 12-5:30pm –
FREE TO ALL HUMANS
(No festival wristbands or tickets required, though donations for artists will be much appreciated.)
Get outside and luxuriate in the amphitheatrical Live at Pompeii vibes!
Featuring a killer lineup of Paradise of Bachelors artists, friends, and special guests:
LONNIE HOLLEY – 12:00
(renowned visual artist plays cosmic vibe inscapes of poetry and keyboard pulse)
SPACIN’ – 12:45
(Philadelphia basement motorik fuzz-rock and circular ambient noodles)
THE BLACK TWIG PICKERS
(superb interpreters of old-time and string band traditions)
PROMISED LAND SOUND – 2:30
(NC premiere of Nashville country-rock upstarts)
CHRIS FORSYTH & THE SOLAR MOTEL BAND – 3:15
(NC premiere of Forsyth’s mighty psychedelic art-rock outfit from Philly)
STEVE GUNN – 4:00
(NC premiere of full trio; virtuosic guitar-led folk-rock and improvisatory explorations)
BIRDS OF MAYA – 4:45
(NC premiere of blistering, burnout Philadelphia rawk riffage)
+ more special guests TBA…
Food trucks + booze, records, and merch for sale onsite. (Please do not BYOB.)
All occurring outdoors in a 1939 WPA-era amphitheatre beside a rose garden*:
Raleigh Little Theatre’s Louise “Scottie” Stephenson Amphitheatre
301 Pogue Street, Raleigh, NC 27607
(Just off Hillsborough St., 2 blocks from NC State Campus & Cameron Village; scroll down for directions.)
RSVP via the Facebook event
Quick 2-mile drive, walk, or bike from downtown Raleigh:
Go West on Hillsborough St. to Pogue St., take a right, and walk two blocks.
*In case of rain: onsite, inside the Cantey Sutton Theatre.
Artist refreshment courtesy of Mother Earth Brewing in Kinston, NC.