The MerleFest 2022 lineup has been expanded with a second round of artist additions that includes Old Crow Medicine Show, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Steep Canyon Rangers, Allison Russell and We Banjo 3. The four-day music festival returns to its longtime home on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina between April 28 and May 1.
Darrell Scott, Alison Brown, 49 Winchester, Arlo McKinley, Rev. Peyton’s Big Damn Band, The Arcadian Wild, Caleb Caudle and Dr. Bacon round out the list of acts added to the MerleFest 2022 lineup today. Emmylou Harris, Greensky Bluegrass, Sam Bush Band, Jerry Douglas, Jim Lauderdale, Donna the Buffalo, Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band and Rissi Palmer are among the acts previously confirmed to play this spring’s festival.
“We are so excited to welcome music fans back to the campus of Wilkes Community College in the spring,” said MerleFest’s new Festival Director, Wes Whitson in a statement. MerleFest 2022 tickets are on sale now via the festival’s website or by calling 1-800-343-7857.