I'm extremely happy to hear that The Flatlanders will be performing at the Thirsty Ear Festival.
The past two times they've been in town, I missed them because I was out of state.
Here's the press release.
Southwest Roots Music presents the 8th annual
THIRSTY EAR FESTIVAL
August 31 - September 2, 2007, Eaves Movie Ranch, Santa Fe
Tickets at the Lensic Box Office 505-988-1234
or online at ThirstyEarFestival.com
THE FLATLANDERS featuring Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Joe Ely & Butch Hancock
BEAUSOLEIL avec Michael Doucet * THE BE GOOD TANYAS
ROSIE LEDET & THE ZYDECO PLAYBOYS * ELIZA GILKYSON
JOE LOUIS WALKER & THE BOSSTALKERS * RICHARD JOHNSTON
SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST * RYAN McGARVEY
JERRY FAIRES * HIGHER GROUND & many more folk, blues, Cajun, zydeco, roots rock, bluegrass & alt-country artists on multiple stages to be announced.
Plus interactive demonstrations by ROGER LANDES (Celtic Music) and MICHAEL DOUCET (Cajun Music), kids' activities, local crafts, healthy food, NM microbrews & wine, solar & sustainable energy exhibits.
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