Telluride Blues and Brews Festival

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Country and Region United StatesColorado
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Telluride, Colorado USA
Festival Contact Information

Telluride Blues and Brews Festival
P. O. Box 2966
Telluride, CO 81435 USA
Phone: (01) 970-728-8037
Online email only

Festival Description

The Telluride Blues and Brews Festival is held every September in Telluride, Colorado. The festival features three days of world-renowned musicians performing live on the famous Telluride Town Park stage, late night jams in the local juke joints, 50 choice microbreweries serving up their handcrafted “cream of the barrel” during Saturday’s Grand Tasting. Previous headliners have included: B.B. King, Gov’t Mule with Gregg Allman, Jonny Lang, The Neville Brothers, Dr. John, Stockholm Syndrome with Dave Schools & Jerry Joseph, Shemekia Copeland, Lonnie Brooks, Indigenous, Elvin Bishop, Bonerama, Richard Johnston with Papa Mali, Edgar Winter, Anders Osborne, Mofro, Papa Grows Funk, Hazel Miller, and others.

Festival Dates September 13 - 15, 2013
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2013:
  • Sam Bush Band
  • Jackson Browne
  • Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell
  • Telluride House Band featuring Sam, Béla, Jerry, Edgar, Bryan & Stuart
  • Yonder Mountain String Band
  • Feist
  • Hot Rize
  • Richard Thompson
  • Leftover Salmon
  • Jerry Douglas Band
  • Punch Brothers
  • Tim O’Brien
  • Peter Rowan
  • Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy
  • Trampled by Turtles
  • Sara Watkins
  • The Infamous Stringdusters
  • Steep Canyon Rangers
  • Sarah Jarosz
  • Elephant Revival
  • Lake Street Dive
  • BlueBilly Grit
  • Telluride Troubadour
  • and many more still to be announced…


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