The Fayetteville Summer Musicfest, August 12-14, 2016, is a three day, live music festival and fundraiser designed to promote the tremendous music and arts related resources in the Fayetteville region of North Carolina. Now in its second year, the festival provides performance and networking opportunities to regional artists, bands and other industry related professionals. With performances on multiple stages the event features plenty of food, give-a-ways, contests, special guest, surprises and more!
The events host venue, The Rock Shop Music Hall, 128 South King Street, Fayetteville, NC 28301, is WIDELY RECOGNIZED as THE place to go in central North Carolina to enjoy live music and an incredible, unique atmosphere for showcasing the best in local, national and international entertainment. Since 2006, The Rock Shop has been instrumental in promoting growth in the Downtown Fayetteville area and continues to be involved in the evolution of the contemporary character of Historic Fayetteville. The Rock Shop Music Hall is the region’s most popular destination for touring bands!
New this year, we are kicking off the Fayetteville Summer Musicfest in a BIG WAY onFriday, August 12th by bringing WSAATL (Writing Sessions of America – ATL) to the Carolinas! WSAATL Tour is making a stop in Fayetteville at the Marquis Market, 116 Person St, Fayetteville, NC 28301. Bring your music, bring your creativity and be ready to share. Come out and network with some of the top songwriters in the market and network hands on with Kevin Shine, (nationally recognized A&R Consultant who worked with R. Kelly, Kim Burrell and Jacob Latimore). Doors open at 7:00pm! Submit your music for consideration at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Confirmed performers include: (More to announced)
Saturday, August 13
The Gray, (FAY) / The Damnedest Thing, (Holly Springs, NC) / Last Call Messiahs, (Raleigh) / Distortion Troll, (FAY) / Breathe New Life (FAY) / Aurora (FAY) /Chemical Lizards (FAY) / Avenue of the Giants (ATL) LaurenNicole (Raleigh) / Alter the Deal (FAY) / Nik Ol (Wake Forest)
Sunday, August 14th
Organik Musik Group (FAY) / Pete Everett and The Total Package Band (FAY) /Steve Cantrell (Albany, GA) / Tish Mone (FAY) / Jason Jett (Charlotte) / Bonz (ATL) / T.U.K. (Charlotte) / Daville (Decatur, GA) / Nyce Sosa, (Philly) / Been Carolina(FAY) / Detox the Kid (Charlotte) / Truly Honyst (Charlotte) / I-10 Connect(Charlotte) / Mave910 (Orlando) / Chyna Vonne (FAY) / YRNB Tour (ATL) / Von Demetriz (FAY)