As that big, burning ball in the sky (you know, the sun, man) completes its crazy circular trip throughout the zodiac along the eliptic (that's, like, a "year" in square speak), we here at Crossfade are prepping Major Mushroom's Interstellar Psychedelic Love Bus (our hand-painted 1966 Volkswagen Kombi) for another totally righteous run to Live Oak's Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park.
That's right, brother ... In just 94 short days, it'll be time for the Wanee Festival again. There's gonna be tons of dancing barefoot around raging bonfires, frolicking in the forest with hippie chick fairies, tripping out, tiptoeing through the morning dew, and talking to trees.
Oh, and the fest just announced its lineup too. So we'll be spreading the spirit with The Allman Brothers Band, Deadheads Phil Lesh, Bob Weir, and Mickey Hart, plus former Doors keyboard dude Ray Manzarek, bluesman Buddy Guy, and Gov't Mule.
See the cut for Wanee 2012's full roster.
Wanee Festival 2012 Lineup
-The Allman Brothers Band
-Furthur featuring Phil Lesh and Bob Weirv
-Mickey Hart Band
-Tedeschi Trucks Band
-Jaimoe's Jasssz Band
-Electric Hot Tuna
-Ray Manzarek & Roy Rogers Band
-North Mississippi Allstars
Trigger Hippy (Joan Osborne, Jackie Greene, Steve Gorman, Audley Freed, and Nick Govrik)
-Ivan Neville's Dumpstaphunk
-Devon Allman's Honeytribe
-Bobby Lee Rodgers Trio
-Big Sams Funky Nation
-The Yeti Trio
-Jacob Jeffries Band
Wanee Festival 2012. Thursday, April 19 to Saturday, April 21. Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park, 3076 95th Dr., Live Oak, Florida. Three-day festival passes go on sale at 10 a.m. on Friday, January 20 for $189.50 plus fees via livenation.com. Visit waneefestival.com.
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