Monday, February 9, 2009

31st Annual Meriden Daffodil Festival: April 25 - April 26, 2009

Early word just came in about this year's Meriden Daffodil Festival to be held April 25 - April 26, 2009. Looks like it's planned to be an all Connecticut-connected lineup with over thirty bands on three stages over two days. So far the bill includes:

Bear Hands
Big Fat Combo
Bird 'n Boys
Bottle Up & Go
Chico & Roy
Glen Roth
Gonkus Brothers
Kelly, Sean & Wayne
Lo Fi Radio Stars
MT Bearington
Noah Fresh & Co.
River City Slim & the Zydeco Hogs
River Street
St Bernadette
Straddledaddy
Swing 39
The Alternate Routes
The And Band
The Bad Reps
The Can Kickers
The Frank Critelli Band
The Furors
The Langley Project
The Maloney High School Jazz band
The Manchurians
The Monthei Brothers
The Mountain Movers
The Reducers
The Sawtelles
Titles

And there's more to come - stay tuned.

Rob DeRosa is the Music coordinator for The Meriden Daffodil Festival and the host of Homegrown on Connecticut's WESU FM, Thursdays from 5:05-6pm. Also, per Bob D.'s comment below, check out Thin Man Music on MySpace to hear some of the past shows!
JD

1 comment:

Bob D. said...

Rob DeRosa's Homegrown can be heard on demand at www.myspace.com/thinmanmusiclabel ... many of the past shows are archived there. Possibly soon, the shows will be available as podcasts on another site. Until then, check out the streaming audio. I try to record the show as often as possible.