Bunbury Music Festival Offers Something for Everyone This Weekend

This weekend, Bunbury Music Festival returns to Sawyer Point & Yeatman's Cove with headliners Fun., MGMT, and The National. Last year was the first year for Bunbury and it impressed many fans of local and national music alike. The festival is sure to satisfy any music fan with over 80 performances; there is truly something for everyone this weekend.

Bunbury has put in every effort to make the festival an enjoyable experience. You may want to read our article on the beer, food, and other amenities that will make your weekend even more awesome.

In addition, we've teamed up with Bunbury and Seven/Seventy-Nine to fill the VIP tent with exclusive acoustic sets from some of our favorite artists playing the festival. If you're not a VIP ticket holder, we will be offering the chance to see one of these sets. You can enter to see Walk The Moon's acoustic set on our Facebook page, or stop by our booth at Bunbury to enter for the other 12 performances.

Tickets are still available online or at the gate for $130 (three-day) or $65 (one-day). You can also still enter to win a pair of three-day passes on us. 

Below is an alphabetical list of the 33 (you read that correctly – thirty-three!) Bunbury artist interviews we have posted over the past few months. Visit our full festival schedule (and bookmark it on your phone) or download a printable schedule to plan your weekend.

Bunbury Music Festival 2013 Artist Previews

Atlas Genius »
What: hooky synthpop
When: Saturday 8:30p-9:30p @ Bud Light Stage 

Billy Wallace » (local)
What: engaging americana
When: Friday 2:45p-3:30p @ Cincinnatus Stage 

Black Joe Lewis »
What: funky blues-soul
When: Sunday 7:45p-8:45p @ Bud Light Stage 

Black Owls » (local)
What: SW Ohio true rock
When: Saturday 5:45p-6:30p @ Lawn Stage 

Buffalo Killers » (local)
What: southern psych rock
When: Friday 6:30p-7:15p @ Amphitheater Stage 

CAKE »
What: trumpety deadpan alternative
When: Saturday 7:45p-9p @ Main Stage 

Channing & Quinn »
What: quirky folk duo
When: Sunday 7p-7:45p @ Cincinnatus Stage 

Civil Twilight »
What: indie rock with a classic style
When: Saturday 3:30p-4:15p @ Bud Light Stage (PLUS Saturday 5:15p-5:30p in the VIP tent

DAAP Girls » (local)
What: dreamy "gutter funk"
When: Sunday 6:30p-7:15p @ Lawn Stage 

Daniel Martin Moore » (local)
What: soulful folk
When: Sunday 7:15p-8p @ Amphitheater Stage (PLUS Sunday 4:30p-4:45p in the VIP tent

Divine Fits »
What: supergroup indie-rock
When: Saturday 9p-10p @ Rockstar Stage 

Green Light Morning » (local, Battle for Bunbury winners)
What: lyric-driven, light-footed pop
When: Sunday 4:15p-5p @ Amphitheater Stage 

Gregory Alan Isakov »
What: hearty folk
When: Sunday 3:30p-4:15p @ Main Stage

The Hiders » (local)
What: psych country-rock
When: Sunday 5:45p-6:30p @ Amphitheater Stage

Jay Nash »
What: soothing acoustic folk
When: Friday 7:45p-8:30p @ Cincinnatus Stage (PLUS Friday 9:15p-9:30p in the VIP tent)

Margaret Darling » (local)
What: pure Cincy singer/songwriter
When: Saturday 2:45p-3:30p @ Cincinnatus Stage

Messerly and Ewing » (local)
What: eclectic indie-pop
When: Saturday 3:30p-4:15p @ Amphitheater Stage

Mia Carruthers » (local)
What: twangy acousti-pop
When: Sunday 2p-2:45p @ Lawn Stage

The Mitchells » (local)
What: smooth acoustic indie rock
When: Friday 2p-2:45p @ Amphitheater Stage

New Vega » (pretty-much-local)
What: Daytonian prog-rock
When: Saturday 2p-2:45p @ Amphitheater Stage

Oberhofer »
What: xylophone-y pop-rock
When: Saturday 6:30p-7:30p @ Bud Light Stage

Ohio Knife » (local)
What: no-nonsense rock n'roll
When: Friday 3:30p-4:15p @ Amphitheater Stag 

PUBLIC » (local)
What: alt dance pop
When: Friday 2p-2:45p @ Bud Light Stage

The Ready Stance » (local)
What: pure tristate indie rock
When: Saturday 2:45p-3:30p @ Lawn Stage

Robert Delong »
What: captivating EDM fusion
When: Saturday 4:15p-5p @ Main Stage

Savoir Adore »
What: easy-to-love indie-pop
When: Sunday 5:45p-6:45p @ Bud Light Stage (PLUS Sunday 3p-3:15p in the VIP tent)

Seabird » (local)
What: piano pop rock
When: Friday 7:15p-8p @ Lawn Stage

State Song » (local)
What: homegrown garage rock
When: Friday 5p-5:45p @ Amphitheater Stage

Those Darlins »
What: punky honky-tonk
When: Friday 8p-9p @ Amphitheater Stage

The Upset Victory » (local)
What: hard punk pop
When: Sunday 2:45p-3:30p @ Amphitheater Stage

X Ambassadors »
What: catchy alt-indie
When: Saturday 2p-2:45p @ Rockstar Stage (PLUS Saturday 3:45p-4p in the VIP tent)

Youngblood Hawke »
What: dance-worthy indie pop
When: Friday 6:45p-7:45p @ Rockstar Stage (PLUS Friday 3:45p-4p in the VIP tent)

You, You're Awesome » (local)
What: eclectic electronica
When: Saturday 7:15p-8p @ Lawn Stage

More on Bunbury Music Festival 2013
Enjoy Exclusive Acoustic Performances in the Bunbury VIP Tent »
Beer, Food, Lockers & More to Keep you Happy at Bunbury »
#MusicMonday Must Haves :: Bunbury Edition »
Bill Donabedian (Bunbury founder) on The CincyMusic Spotlight podcast »
Full Festival Schedule (desktop & mobile) »
Printable Festival Schedule »

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