NONCOMMvention Performance Update
March 14, 2011 at 1:36 PM (PT)
The 11th annual NONCOMMVENTION is set for MAY 19th-21st -- once again presented by WXPN/PHILADELPHIA, in conjunction with Top22.com. The gathering focuses on the concerns and issues of the public-radio segment of the Triple A community and this year the gathering will be held at the brand new WORLD CAFE LIVE AT THE QUEEN in downtown WILMINGTON, DE.
In addition to informative sessions and presentations (see 3/11 story ), there will be plenty of artist performances.
Ten new acts have just been announced including THE BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA, JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE, THURSTON MOORE, MATT NATHANSON, TODD SNIDER, THE HEAD AND THE HEART, REBECCA PIDGEON, SEAN ROWE, THE WHITE BUFFALO and DYLAN LEBLANC
They join the already announced BRIGHT EYES, THE JAYHAWKS, JUNIP, OVER THE RHINE, G. LOVE, DEVOTCHKA, NEW YORK DOLLS, JAMES MCCARTNEY, JOHN POPPER AND THE DUSKRAY TROUBADOURS, SARAH JAROSZ and THE SAM ROBERTS BAND.
Keynote conversations are also planned with ROBBIE ROBERTSON and CLIFF BURNSTEIN.
Get complete details on the NONCOMMVENTION home page here.