HERE ARE THE SCHEDULED PERFORMERS FOR OIBF 2017! There are some new faces, old favorites, traditional & progressive, family bands and hot picking of all kinds and plenty of humor thrown in & all adds up to a full weekend of great music and fun!
OIBF is proud to present:
SIERRA HULL; THE WESTERN FLYERS; WILL MARING & ROBERT BOWLIN; NICK CHARLES (Australia);THE ELDERS (Ireland); THE BYRON BERLINE BAND; BLUESIDE OF LONESOME (Japan); THE RED DIRT RANGERS; THE LOUVAT BROTHERS (Belgium); ANDREW COLLINS TRIO (Canada): MOUNTAIN SMOKE; THE BONHAMS; BRET GRAHAM; RUSSELLCLAN; STEELWIND; THE JIM PAUL BLAIR BAND; HUNT FAMILY BLUEGRASS; COWBOY JIM GARLING; BARRY “BONES” PATTON; THE FOUST FAMILY.
Click on the band names for a visit to their Website or Facebook page.
THE ELDERS (Ireland via Kansas City) (only appearing at our Friday night late show!)
THE BLUESIDE OF LONESOME (Japan)
LOUVAT BROTHERS (Belgium)
ANDREW COLLINS TRIO (Canada)
JUST ADDED! NICK CHARLES (Australia)
There will be some new faces, some old favorites, traditional & progressive, family bands and hot picking of all kinds and plenty of humor thrown in all adds up to a full weekend of great music and fun!
* Artists may be added or removed before event.
A little history: Just to give you an idea of what type of entertainment to expect, here’s the lineup from 2016, and a chance to flip through the 2016 and 2015 programs. Click on the band names for some great video links.
2016 INTERNATIONAL BANDS:
BlueSide of Lonesome (Japan) (Fri/Sat)
Calvin Vollrath (Canada) (Fri/Sat)
Steve n Seagulls (Finland) (Fri ONLY)
2016 AMERICAN BANDS:
Hot Club of Cowtown (Fri/Sat)
The Cleverlys (Fri/Sat)
The Turnpike Troubadours (Fri Late Night Show ONLY)
Rushad Eggleston (Fri/Sat)
Burgan & Chan (from We 5) (Fri/Sat)
Chris Henry & The Hardcore Grass (with Brad Benge)(Fri/Sat)
Choctaw Line (Thurs)
The Byron Berline Band (Thurs/Fri/Sat)
Barry Patton (Thurs/Fri/Sat)
Cowboy Jim Garling (Thurs + emcee)
The Russell Clan (Thurs, Land Run Stage / Fri, Kid’s Tent)
The Bonham Revue with Kyle Dillingham (Thurs)
Hunt Family Bluegrass Band (Thurs & Sat)
Bret Graham (Thurs/Fri)
Red Dirt Rangers (Thurs)
Mountain Smoke (Thurs)
Hankerin’ 4 Bluegrass (Thurs)
Want to know more about what to expect at OIBF? Here’s the 2016 OIBF Program!
Want more fond memories? Click here to flip through the 2015 OIBF Program!