August 8-9, 2014
Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill
A partnership between Shaker Village, Alias Records and Shaker Steps Productions, the inaugural Well Crafted Festival is a celebration of the quality and diversity of Kentucky’s music and craft beer cultures, bringing together a flavorful mix of up-and-coming local breweries with favorite local and touring musicians against the stunning and serene rural backdrop of Shaker Village.
Local music video creators Shaker Steps Productions, a reliable tastemaker for music audiences in Kentucky, has lined up an eclectic mix of more than 20 Americana music acts, including folk, bluegrass, alternative country, blues and indie rock. Touring artists include Lucero front man Ben Nichols, Dawn Landes, Wooden Wand, Freakwater, William Tyler, Great Peacock, Austin Lucas and more. Local artists on the bill include Small Batch, Coralee & the Townies, Those Crosstown Rivals, Josh Nolan, Egon Danielson (Soulbilly), Doc Feldman, Ancient Warfare, Warren Byrom and Tyler Childers.
The weekend will be segmented into two events: the Meadow View Barn Dance, August 8 (6:30-10:30 p.m.) and Well Crafted in the Field, August 9 (noon-9 p.m.). Full line-up and more information are available at the event’s website.