Bon Jurke epitomizes the duality of man, as all he has ever hoped to be was at least a "Good Jerk." His singer songwriter acoustic finger picking style has been called "melodic & soothing" & his lyrics "introspective, encouraging & uplifting." He believes "anything worth singing shoul
Jake Allen crafts a kaleidoscopic sound that plunges the curious listener into a world of endless sonic possibilities, incorporating prog-pop, waves of ambient instrumentals, and complex musical layers.
Oh Brother Big Sister
Oh Brother Big Sister is an eclectic sensation! This brother and sister duo from Northern Michigan covers the music spectrum with entrancing harmonies and ingenious musical arrangements.
The Rupple Brothers are a psychedelic folk ensemble who combine a love for music, life, and improvisation to create a musical space unlike any other.
The Real Ingredients
The Real Ingredients - A Petoskey-based acoustic rock duo armed with a guitar and saxophone. Together they combine their individual influences of rock, folk, funk and more to create a unique sound all their own.
E Stew is the designer of this website: and the new kid on the block music producer, arriving to Kalamazoo in 2021. He has also always been a musician; starting back long before the days of professional music production.
Railcar Graffiti is a rowdy, energetic and engaging representation of American mountain music with a twist that is uniquely Railcar.
Michael Rosteck is a Northern Michigan singer/songwriter, visual artist, and a staple on the Michigan music festival scene. As a visual artist, he has done design work for Blissfest, Farmfest, Pond Jam, and Dunesville, as well as doing album artwork for several Michigan-based bands.
The Blue Water Ramblers
The Blue Water Ramblers, est. 2002, write their own songs and take turns harmonizing with each other to create a colorful tapestry of sounds. “Banjo-Jim” Foerch on his acoustic and electric banjos and R.H.
Steel & Wood
STEEL & WOOD, a traditional Bluegrass band based in Petoskey, offers an upbeat, heartfelt string and vocal harmony-based repertoire spanning the works of Bill Monroe, Jim and Jesse McReynolds, Ralph Stanley and others.
The Bandura Gypsies
The Bandura Gypsies rocks a unique blend of style and sound. The lyrics and melodies are totally emotion-driven, and the foundation is totally power-driven. The Gypsies write about what's goin' down now, what's bringing the joy, and what's bringing the pain.
The leader of the well-known Ganja Gang is out on the road this year on his own as he deals with his journey of life with MS. Playing his originals and covers he make his own, diving into the looping world and enjoying each show!
Kirby, From Harbor Springs, Kirby has been with Farmfest since its beginning. His latest album, "Kirby for Kids (and Childish Adults)," features light hearted songs that do not talk down to kids and can be enjoyed equally by adults who refuse to take life too seriously.
Indie Alternative Rock Group Based In Northern MI! A Crew Of Cousins Come Together To Form A New Groove In A Venue Near You! Members Rachel Grace, Ed Eyre, McKenzie Rosin, Doug Slater And Radel Rosin make up this fun upbeat band, with a long history of making musical fusion from a young age.
Folk, Americana, Pop, Country, Classic/New Rock, Standards and all things in between! Their passion is connecting with others through their music.
Sabbatical Bob is a hard-hitting, high-energy, Funk outfit from southern Michigan that authentically blends traditional funk with elements of Jazz and Rock designed to provide a highly danceable and entertaining performance experience.