A number of bands will take part in the Keel Family Function April 3-4 at Cherokee Farms at 2035 Old Mineral Springs Road., LaFayette.
Eye Dawg Productions is hosting the inaugural event, which will feature the wind/solar power of Tree Power, a subsidiary of Tree Sound Studios and Tree Leaf Music
The lineup includes:
~ Col. Bruce Hampton ~ featuring Jeff Sipe on drums, Ike Stubblefield on Hammond/bass pedals, Grant Green Jr. on guitar, plus a few friends. www.bratoganibe.com/
~ Blueground Undergrass ~ www.bluegroundundergrass.com
~ Larry Keel and Natural Bridge ~ www.larrykeel.com
~ Laura Reed and Deep Pocket ~ www.laurareedanddeeppocket.com
~ Papa Mali with Jeff Sipe ~ www.papamali.com
~ The Ralph Roddenberry Band ~ www.ralphroddenbery.com
~ Grayson Capps and Friends ~ www.graysoncapps.com
~ Guthrie Trapp ~ www.guthrietrapp.com/
~ New Orleans Juice ~ www.myspace.com/neworleansjuice
~ David Via ~ www.davidvia.com
~ Captains of the Industry ~ featuring some of New Orleans' finest
~ Stop Drop And Roll ~ www.myspace.com/stopdropandrollband
~ Caroline Pond ~ www.myspace.com/carolinepond
~ Saint Francis ~ www.myspace.com/saintfrancissong
~ Eye of the Dawg Songwriter Showcase ~ Grayson Capps, Papa Mali, Ralph Roddenbery, Donna Hopkins, David Via, Rev. Jeff Mosier, Larry Keel
~ Bloody Mary Morning Bluegrass Jam ~ hosted by Stop Drop & Roll, final details to be announced soon
~ The Low Down Throw Down ~ www.myspace.com/thelowdownthrowdown
~ Nothing and the Nobodies ~ www.nothingandthenobodies.com
~ Past Pluto ~
Tickets: Fri-Sat $40 advance/$50 at the gate, Sat. only $30 advance/$40 at the gate.
Gate prices are cash only. Children 12 and under are admitted free.
Camping is included in the cost of the ticket. $10 additional if you wish to come in on Thursday night.
Advance tickets are available online at http://www.TicketAlternative.com/Venues/302.aspx.
Music starts at 6 p.m. on Friday and 11:30 a.m. on Saturday.
No dogs, please.