Organizers announce musical lineup for Mississippi Earthtones Festival | Arts & Entertainment

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The Sierra Club Illinois’ 3 Rivers Project and Alton Primary Avenue are delighted to announce the musical line-up for the 15th once-a-year Mississippi Earthtones Festival! The competition, which will take put from noon to 10pm this Saturday, September 18, appeals to community members to Broadway in Alton to delight in dwell tunes whilst also participating in conservation education and learning actions and supporting community companies. This 12 months, the festival is headlined by Jake’s Leg — Grateful Lifeless Tribute! Extra information about the Mississippi Earthtones Pageant can be uncovered at

The performance agenda on the Key Stage is as follows:

  • Sounds of Syla (alternate R&B), 12:00 – 2:00 PM 

  • Drum Circle with Raw Earth (City Tribal Fusion and Earth Jazz), 2:00 – 2:30 PM

  • Red White & Floyd (Pink Floyd Tribute), 2:30 – 4:30 PM

  • Confluence Conservation Management Awards, 4:30 – 4:45 PM

  • Nonstop Reggae Band, 4:45 – 6:45 PM 

  • Jake’s Leg – Grateful Dead Tribute, 7:00 – 10:00 PM

The efficiency agenda on the Jacoby Arts Middle (JAC) Stage is as follows: 

  • Grab Bag: Improv-based mostly performances by musicians, poets, and movers, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

  • Tunes by Scott Brady, 1:00 – 1:30 PM

  • Sustainable Fashion Exhibit, 1:30 – 2:30 PM

  • INTERWOVEN Dance Performances, 2:30 – 3:00 PM

  • Raw Earth (City Tribal Fusion and Environment Jazz), 3:00 – 5:00 PM

  • Dwell Art & Audio Meditation by Jules Fair & Nick Goebel, 5:00 – 6:00 PM

“Join conservationists and local community users alike on Saturday, September 18 to enjoy dwell audio as very well as a lot more than 50 instructional booths and artwork displays, great nearby food stuff, and beverages,” claims Christine Favilla, Co-Coordinator of the 3 Rivers Undertaking.

“We appear forward to convening as a community this Saturday to rejoice the 15th yearly Mississippi Earthtones Competition, featuring live songs from some of our beloved area bands!” suggests Sara McGibany, Executive Director of Alton Principal Avenue. “The topic of this year’s competition is — fittingly — metamorphosis. As we arise from our cocoons after a difficult 12 months and a fifty percent, we are thrilled to come together to delight in stay music, explore techniques we can safeguard character and our natural environment, and create community.”