LIGHTNING 100’S LIVE ON THE GREEN MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017 LINEUP
TO FEATURE SHERYL CROW, SPOON, FUTURE ISLANDS, PORTUGAL. THE MAN, ST. PAUL AND THE BROKEN BONES, LOCAL NATIVES, JOHN BUTLER TRIO, IRON & WINE, DREW HOLCOMB AND THE NEIGHBORS AND MORE!
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FESTIVAL TO HOST MORE THAN 30 ARTISTS ACROSS TWO STAGES VIP TICKETS AND PACKAGES ON SALE NOW AT LIVEONTHEGREEN.COM
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ALL DATES REMAIN FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
PUBLIC SQUARE PARK | NASHVILLE, TN
Nashville, TN (June 20, 2017) – Lightning 100 is proud to announce the highly anticipated artist lineup for the 2017 Live On The Green Music Festival. This year’s festival is scheduled to run Thursdays August 10, 17 and 24 with the three day weekend finale to take place over Labor Day weekend, August 31, September 1, and 2. The festival will feature a rich mix of local and national talent, including Sheryl Crow, Spoon, Future Islands, Portugal. The Man, St. Paul and The Broken Bones, Local Natives, John Butler Trio, Iron & Wine, and Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors.
The 2017 lineup also includes Michael Franti & Spearhead, The Lone Bellow, DISPATCH, Real Estate, LP, The Record Company, Arkells, The Weeks, Minus The Bear, The Delta Saints, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, SHEL, Elliot Root, Paper Route, Goodbye June, Ron Gallo, Roots of a Rebellion, Carl Broemel of My Morning Jacket, The Whistles & The Bells, Jonny P, Guthrie Brown, Cordovas, and the winner of Lightning 100’s Music City Mayhem contest, to be determined July 8, 2017.
The full festival lineup and an interactive schedule are available at lineup.liveonthegreen.com.
The '615 Stage' stage will be returning for its third year during the three day weekend finale on August 31, September 1, and 2. Located at the corner of James Robertson Parkway and 3rd Avenue N, the stage will feature a line-up of all local Nashville talent. A family friendly "Kids' Music Festival" with kid friendly talent and activities will also be held on the 615 Stage on Saturday, September 2. The festival site footprint will remain similar to previous years, encompassing all of 3rd Avenue N between Union Street and James Robertson Parkway, and will extend up Deaderick Street to 4th Avenue.
LIGHTNING 100’S LIVE ON THE GREEN 2017 SPONSORS:
Atkinson Remodeling, Bacon & Caviar Gourmet Catering, Blue Chair Bay Rum, Bud Light, Carl Black Chevrolet, City Winery Nashville, Coca-Cola, Doubletree by Hilton-Nashville, Edley’s BBQ, eScore from TVA, Fat Bottom Brewery, Friendly Arctic Printing & Design, Jive! - A Printworks Studio, Lightning 100, Nashville Scene, Piedmont Natural Gas, Pioneer Coach, Regions Bank, Red Bull, Team Green Adventures, Tennessee Highway Safety Office, Tito's Handmade Vodka, Uber, Walk/Bike Nashville.
ABOUT LIVE ON THE GREEN MUSIC FESTIVAL
Produced and presented by WRLT Lightning 100.1 FM, Live On The Green is a free outdoor music festival held at Public Square Park in Nashville, TN. The Festival showcases the city’s emerging musical talent and highlights well-known national acts. Since its inception in 2009, over 500,000 fans from all 50 states and 13 countries have attended the event. The festival has hosted more than 170 performing artists, including Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Alabama Shakes, Cage The Elephant, Passion Pit, Ben Folds, The Head And The Heart, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Band of Horses, Cold War Kids, City and Colour, Young The Giant, Matt & Kim, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Matt Nathanson, Ingrid Michaelson, The Wallflowers, Citizen Cope, The Wailers and more.
ABOUT WRLT LIGHTNING 100
Locally owned and operated for 27 years, WRLT Lightning 100.1 FM, Nashville’s Independent Radio, has maintained an unwavering dedication to the city through its unique on-air programming and live events. The format of this award winning radio station affords it a wider range of music genres with a focus on local, emerging, and national artists. Lightning 100 is the proud founder of the Live On The Green Music Festival.