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)
JUST ADDED! NICK CHARLES (Australia)
Presenting our terrific American Bands:
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!