Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2013 Lineup Announced

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Joseph Schell
Hardly Strictly: It's that time of year again.
It's officially September, which means the biggest (and free-est) music festival in San Francisco is only a month away. Today, after dropping plenty of hints online, the organizers of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass announced the lineup for the festival's 13th year, which takes place Oct. 4-6 in Golden Gate Park. Here it is:

MC Hammer
Poor Man's Whiskey

Jesse Dee
Mike Scott and Steve Wickham of the Waterboys
Seldom Scene
Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band featuring Yungchen Lhamo
Bonnie Raitt

Conor Oberst's Friday stage:
The Cave Singers
The Felice Brothers
The Evens
First Aid Kit
Conor Oberst

Manchester Orchesta
Father John Misty
Spirit Family Reunion
Alison Brown
Tim O'Brien with Bryan Sutton and Mike Bub
Holler Down the Hollow: A Hardly Strictly Salute to the Masters
Jerry Douglas
Steve Earle and the Dukes
Jon Langford and Skull Orchard acoustic FREAKONS
Dave Alvin with Greg Leisz
Boz Scaggs
Natalie Maines
Sonny & The Sunsets
Bettye LaVette
Nick Lowe
Los Lobos Disconnected
The Go To Hell Man Clan
Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale
Mark Lanegan
Loudon Wainwright III
Patty Griffin
Robert Earl Keen
Kat Edmonson
The Handsome Family
G. Love and Special Sauce
Elvin Bishop
The Forest Rangers with Katey Sagal
The Flatlanders featuring Joe Ely, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, and Butch Hancock
Paul Kelly
Sallie Ford and the Sound Outside
Jesse DeNatale
Joy Kills Sorrow
Martha Wainwright
Sturgill Simpson
Mike Farris and the Roseland Rhythm Revue
Laurie Lewis and the Right Hands
Steve Martin and Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell
Tim O'Brien and Darrell Scott
Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys
Emmylou Harris
Dry Branch Fire Squad
Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers
Justin Townes Earle
Chris Isaak
Gogol Bordello
Richard Thompson
Billy Bragg
The Time Jumpers featuring Brad Albin, Larry Franklin, Paul Franklin, Vince Gill, "Ranger Doug" Green, Andy Reiss, Dawn Sears, Kenny Sears, Joe Spivey, Jeff Taylor and Billy Thomas
Tumbleweed Wanderers
Kieran Kane, Kevin Welch, and Fats Kaplin
Buddy Miller
Kate McGarrigle Tribute with Martha and Sloan Wainwright and special guests
Ryan Bingham
The Wood Brothers
Shovels and Rope
The Brothers Comatose
The Devil Makes Three
Trampled By Turtles
The String Cheese Incident
The Deep Dark Woods
Della Mae
Evolfo Doofeht
The Warren Hood Band
Pieta Brown
Tift Merritt
Robert Ellis

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John Lilly
John Lilly

Gogol Bordello is going to tear it up!

NorCal Crowe
NorCal Crowe

Ryan Bingham!.....wait....nicki bluhm....wait BONNIE!!!!

Debra Duncan
Debra Duncan

when do u announce who is playing what day?

William Dolan
William Dolan

G. Love & Special Sauce of course... Lineup is stacked.

Arlene Tsang
Arlene Tsang

Steve Martin I wanta see him play, just too crowded for me.

James Lucas
James Lucas

Steve Martin and Edie Brickell. Pieta Brown. Just great.

Anni Yang
Anni Yang

Slightly disappointed for this years line up...

Jessica Brown
Jessica Brown

Amazing! Great standbys & oooo Bonnie Raitt! Gogol & Steve Martin are back!

Bryan Bibey
Bryan Bibey

Missing the likes of Robert Plant this year :/ Albeit, Gogol Bordello will be sonic shenanigans!

Anna Shoriak
Anna Shoriak

I'm always stoked for MC Hammer, every year. Please Hammer, Don't Hurt 'Em!

John Lilly
John Lilly

Gogol Bordello is going to amazing there.


Thank You Warren Hellman!

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