Sloss Music & Arts Festival: 3 stages, 30+ acts, specialty beer, BBQ during new …
March 11, 2015 - bbq set
What can we design from a Sloss Music Arts Festval on Jul 18-19 in Birmingham?
Three stages of song — a Steam Stage, a Blast Stage and a Shed Stage — on a drift of Sloss Furnaces, 30 22nd St. North.
A lineup of some-more than 30 acts that emphasizes indie and choice rock, Americana and folk, hip-hop and electronica.
Custom prints and designers from a American Poster Institute, iron pouring demonstrations from the Sloss Metal Arts Program and works by internal artists and crafters.
Organizers are announcing this horizon for Sloss Fest currently during a press discussion on a festival site. Several critical sum for a new eventuality — a names of song acts, for example, and a nitty-gritty on sheet prices — are set to be announced Mar 24 via the festival website.
Sloss Fest is a brainchild of Red Mountain Entertainment, a longtime unison upholder in Birmingham, and dual partners: AC Entertainment (the folks behind the Bonnaroo and Forecastle festivals) and Venue Management (producer of Sloss Fright Furnace and a key actor for Magic City Brewfest).
Tickets for a Sloss Music Arts Festival go on sale Mar 27 during 10 a.m. CST around Ticketmaster and a festival website. Price levels will operation from ubiquitous acknowledgment to VIP to a medium-perks sheet that includes entrance to atmosphere conditioning. (July tends to be a prohibited and sweaty month in Birmingham.)
A presale starts Mar 24 for those who sign adult for a festival’s email list, on a alighting page of a industrial-looking website. Sloss Fest also has a Facebook page, a Twitter feed and an Instagram account.
Sloss Furnaces, a inhabitant ancestral landmark, has been a plcae of several festivals over a years. They embody a Preserve Jazz Festival, Birmingham Jam, Stokin’ a Fire BBQ Festival, Magic City Blues Fest, a Birmingham Heritage Festival, Gumbo Gala, Hot Strings and a Sloss Birthday Blast.
The strew during Sloss, a lonesome area that binds about 2,400 people, is a renouned unison venue with a prolonged story of theatre performances. Among a acts who’ve played there: Wilco, a White Stripes, Marilyn Manson, a Alabama Shakes, She Him, Pretty Lights, O.A.R., My Chemical Romance, Ministry, Slipknot, Eric Church, LL Cool J, Needtobreathe, My Morning Jacket, Counting Crows, Jason Mraz and a Strokes.