Zac Brown Band headlines Thunder on the Mountain
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
– Zac Brown Band, The Band Perry, Chris Young and Eli Young Band will play the third Thunder on the Mountain Country Music Festival in Arkansas in 2015.
The festival will take place June 26-28, 2015 on Mulberry Mountain near Ozark, Ark.
Other acts announced today were Frankie Ballard, Keith Anderson, Reckless Kelly,
Frank Foster, Moonshine Bandits, JB & the Moonshine Band,
JJ Lawhorn, Big Smo, Megan & Liz, Robbie Fulks, Outshyne, Mike Ryan,
Jacob Powell, Lance Carpenter, Brandon Jenkins, Lower 40 and
Trey Hawkins Band.
Three-Day Passes, along with VIP, RV at Main Venue and Camping Passes go on sale Dec. 9 at noon central.
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With "Welcome Home," the Zac Brown Band continues to do what it does best, which is making quality roots music. In fact, one of the album's songs is even titled "Roots." Brown may not be the most religious guy, but his latest songs focus on many truly spiritual cornerstones of life: family and friends.
Both "Family Table" and "My Old Man" find Brown reflecting on his family life, with the latter also looking at 'the here and now' of being a father himself. ...
Fans looking for the Zac Brown Band of 2005 won't find it in "Jekyll + Hyde" - there's nothing but an aftertaste of the Georgia group's chicken-fried origins. That might be why the album's name is so appropriate. Fans have gotten to know the country-folk band, but a deviant creeps in on all 16 tracks of its fourth album. And, like the classic story, Hyde stands out as more interesting.
It hits hard, too. The opener, "Beautiful Drug," has an electric-pop ...
Zac Brown Band's "Uncaged" album opens with Jump Right In, which finds singer/bandleader Brown admonishing, "Let the music pull you in," which might just be Brown's motto. He's all about forgetting the cares of the day and giving in wholeheartedly to the magnetic attraction of good music. Although Brown writes, sings and plays well throughout, there are nevertheless few truly standout tracks or unexpected surprises on "Uncaged."
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