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ROMP Fest Announces Additions to 2018 Lineup

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Romp Fest 2018Owensboro, KY -- ROMP Fest, produced by the International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owensboro, Kentucky, is pleased to release lineup additions for its 15th annual festival, including Leftover Salmon, The Travelin' McCourys, the Jeff Austin Band, and Michael Daves featuring Tony Trischka. The four-day music, camping, and art festival will take place June 27-30, 2018 in Owensboro's Yellow Creek Park.

The twelve artists added will join the previously announced acts including: Alison Krauss, Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Sam Bush, Rhiannon Giddens, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Billy Strings, and We Banjo 3. The announced lineup additions include:

  • Leftover Salmon
  • The Travelin' McCourys
  • Jeff Austin Band
  • Michael Daves featuring Tony Trischka
  • Parker Millsap
  • Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out
  • Robbie Fulks
  • Phoebe Hunt & The Gatherers
  • Fireside Collective
  • Sheriff Scott & the Deputies
  • Mile Twelve
  • Love Canon

General Admission, VIP, tent and RV camping passes are now available at Advanced ticket prices will increase Monday, February 19.

Individuals interested in volunteer or vendor opportunities can apply for open positions at

News on daily schedules, after party performances, artist-led workshops and children's activities will be announced in the coming months. To stay up-to-date with ROMP fest, music fans can visit, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

The International Bluegrass Music Museum is a 501c3 non-profit located in Owensboro, Kentucky focused on gathering, preserving, exhibiting and disseminating the artifacts, history, collection and performance art of the global history of bluegrass music through an educational experience.

Formed in 1991, the IBMM is currently constructing a new building in downtown Owensboro, KY along the Ohio River. Just three blocks west of the current location, this new facility will double the museum's exhibit space and incorporate a 450 seat theater, an outdoor performance area, expanded research library, rooftop restaurant and much more.

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