Artists

oibf artists

HERE ARE THE SCHEDULED PERFORMERS FOR OIBF 2017! click on the band names for a visit to their websites or facebook pages.

Presenting our amazing INTERNATIONAL BANDS:

THE ELDERS (Ireland) (our special Friday night show!)

THE BLUESIDE OF LONESOME (Japan)

LOUVAT BROTHERS (Belgium)

ANDREW COLLINS TRIO (Canada)

Presenting our terrific American Bands:

SIERRA HULL

THE WESTERN FLYERS

WILL MARING & ROBERT BOWLIN

BYRON BERLINE BAND

RED DIRT RANGERS

MOUNTAIN SMOKE

THE BONHAMS

RUSSELLCLAN

JIM PAUL BLAIR BAND

STEELWIND

BRET GRAHAM

HUNT FAMILY BLUEGRASS

THE FOUST FAMILY

COWBOY JIM GARLING

BARRY “BONES” PATTON

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)

OIBF 2016 Poster - artist Jette Summers

OIBF 2016 Poster – artist Jette Summers

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!