The Downtown Dayton Revival Music Festival

We are pleased to be a part of  The Downtown Dayton Revival Music Festival’s inaugural year, including performances by Train, John Legend, Guided by Voices, Guster, Rusted Root, Tony Lucca, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, and Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber conducted by Vernon Reid!

We’ll be playing 2 shows:

Friday, September 7th – Downtown Revival Festival Sponsors Party
Saturday September 8th – Downtown Revival Festival

“With the final additions to our inaugural lineup I can honestly say -­‐ our list of performers rocks! From legends like the Ohio Players to the local college band just coming up -­‐ festival goers will be exposed to the best music out there.” said Matt Luongo, President, Downtown Revival LLC. “The lineup is so diverse, there’s funk, soul, r&b, reggae, rock, pop, jam bands; truly something for everybody. You cannot beat the price and we cannot wait to fill the streets of downtown Dayton with two days of incredible music.”

“The Downtown Dayton Revival Music Festival is a perfect fit for our center city, which is the region’s premier destination for arts and entertainment,” said Sandy Gudorf, president of the Downtown Dayton Partnership. “We are so pleased the festival organizers chose downtown Dayton as the site for this event. We look forward to welcoming the festival’s guests to downtown and showing off its many attractions.”

Festival organizers hope the event brings Dayton into the national music scene. In addition to more than 30 bands, organizers are planning family-friendly events, as well as other activities to be announced. Festival attendance will be limited to 40,000 for the weekend.

All tickets are two day passes and will be available at
WHEN: Sept. 8th & 9th, 2012, noon – 11:00p.m. both days
WHERE: Downtown Dayton (festival map to be released soon on website)
PRICES: Weekend passes $55 – $75 / Children ages 10 and under are welcomed free of charge when accompanied by a pass holding adult

This two-day street festival is scheduled for Sept. 8-9, when three stages will be set up in downtown Dayton.

CONFIRMED ARTISTS: John Legend, Train, Cowboy Mouth, Guided By Voices, Guster, The Ohio Players, Robert Randolph & the Family Band, Rusted Root, Heartless Bastards, Motel Beds, Red Wanting Blue, Buffalo Killers, Clifftones, Crusher, Brent James and the Contraband, Good English, Lauren Eylise, Andy Grammer, Customer Service and the Gem City Horns, Griffin House, Jordan Hull, Mat Kearney, Kristy Lee, Tony Lucca, Prime Luce, Green Light Morning, Needmore, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, The Right Now, Bronze Radio Return, Bad Sines, Stephen Kellogg & the Sixers, Burnt Sugar the Arkestra Chamber conducted by Vernon Reid, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, The Werks, and Wheels.

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