Mountain Jam Releases Daily Schedule Featuring Allman Brothers, Gov’t Mule + More
The Mountain Jam Festival, set for June 5-8 at Hunter Mountain, N.Y., has released its star-studded daily schedule of performers.
The Allman Brothers Band, playing their first Mountain Jam since 2009, are featured on Sunday. Also playing that day are Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Anders Osborne and Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger, the latter of which was co-founded by John Lennon’s son Sean. Gov’t Mule, led by Allmans guitarist and Mountain Jam co-founder Warren Haynes, are set for a Saturday appearance. Featured that night as well are the Tedeschi Trucks Band, featuring Haynes’ Allman Brothers bandmate Derek Trucks, along with Jeff Tweedy.
Bob Weir and Ratdog appear on Friday, along with the Robert Randolph and the Avett Brothers. Thursday’s shows include two sets from Umphrey’s Mcgee and a performance by Dark Star Orchestra, among others. For a complete schedule, go the Mountain Jam website.
The Allman Brothers Band, who are reportedly in the midst of their final tour, are scheduled to perform the ‘Allman Brothers Band’ and ‘Idlewild South’ albums in their entirety. Mountain Jam was named after an epic 33-minute Allmans song from 1972′s ‘Eat a Peach.’