Joshua Tree Song Competition We could within the Gentle

Joshua Tree Song Competition We could within the Gentle: The Joshua Tree Song Fest returns this weekend — Might 12-15 — for a lineup that incorporates the California Honeydrops, Neal Francis, Cimafunk, Long past Long past Past, Thumpasaurus, and extra as they have a good time their twentieth anniversary.

The primary Joshua Tree Song Competition happened within the spring of 2003 with a 2d annual tournament added within the fall of 2006. It’s taken position two times a 12 months since then.

“About 400 funsters joined our first collecting in 2003,” mentioned competition founder Barnett English. “Numerous pretty native (soon-to-be) buddies got here out en masse to help in making all of it occur. We had simply moved to the town, strangers principally. But everybody got here out to construct, paint, create, and prepare. It was once in point of fact wonderful and the deep sense of group stays a pillar of the Joshua Tree Song Competition enjoy.”

This 12 months’s spring version has a theme of “Let within the Gentle.”

“We’ve selected the theme ‘Let within the Gentle’ for this Might’s competition,” mentioned co-producer Cassie Morrow. “It sort of feels becoming as we emerge from the heaviness of the remaining couple of years. We need to remind folks of the significance and gear of sharing love and laughter, collecting as a group, dancing, and freeing in combination.”

The lineup comprises: The California Honeydrops, Cimafunk, Neal Francis, Long past Long past Past, Thumpasaurus, DJ Dan, 79rs, Sofaz, Adam Freeland, Banda Sin Nombre, Sunny Battle, The Seshen, Kate Vargas, Area of Hamsa (Are living DJ set), Mikey Reyes’ Beats & Rhymes, Gorangutang, and Father Taj.

Joshua Tree Song Competition We could within the Gentle: The development takes position Might 12-15. Get all the data at joshuatreemusicfestival.com.

Updated: May 10, 2022 — 4:28 pm