Shovels & Rope to Curate New Music Fest, High Water Festival

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The beloved husband and wife duo known as Shovels & Rope have announced their latest endeavor: The High Water Festival.

The inaugural music festival will be held in Charleston, S.C., on April 22-23, 2017, and is being curated by the duo, who met in Charleston while in college. Their love and appreciation for the city helped inspire this festival, which a press release describes as “A celebration of music, food, and libations.” The duo says, “This festival is a chance for us to have some fun and show people a good time in our own backyard.”

Tickets go on sale Friday, Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. EST. There is an early-bird discount at $99 for a two-day pass (while supplies last), moving to $119 and $274 for VIP passes. For purchasing information, visit the festival website here. A portion of the proceeds will benefit The Green Heart Project, Charleston Waterkeeper and Water Mission.

In addition to Shovels & Rope, the festival boasts a star-studded lineup of more than 20 acts, performing on two stages. Find the full lineup below.

High Water Festival Lineup:
The Avett Brothers  
The Shins  
Nathaniel Rateliff  & The Night Sweats
Dawes
Jump, Little Children
Lucius 
Margo Price
Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires
Deer Tick
JD McPherson
John Moreland
Julien Baker
The Suffers
Shrimp Records Family Band
Matthew Logan Vasquez
Slow Runner
Aaron Lee Tasjan
The Deslondes
Caroline Rose
Indianola
Arum Rae

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