The Life is Good Festival, through interactive games, family-friendly entertainment, as well as national and local musicians, annually benefits children who are in tough situations. This two-day festival, in its 11th year, will rock the Prowse Farm, 5 Blue Hill River Road in Canton, Massachusetts on Saturday, September 21 and Sunday, September 22. Visit www.lifeisgood.com for more information!
Performers have been added since the artists were first announced and the Life is Good Coffee House stage has been building. This additional stage adds a whole new dynamic to an already exciting annual event and attendees with be served Life is Good brand of coffee at this stage!
Taking over the Coffee House stage both days is the Boston-based Ryan Montbleau Band. Their latest CD, ‘Live at Life is Good,’ is their very first live album. It is sold at the Life is Good store on Newbury Street in Boston.
American Roots duo Dwight and Nicole captivated audiences on the hit talent television show, ‘The Voice’ with their haunting version of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah.’ Some of their music has been featured on several television shows and they will appear on the Coffee House stage on September 21.
Philadephia-based folk singer-songwriter Vance Gilbert’s latest CD is called, ‘Old White Men’ and he will appear on the Coffee House stage on September 21.
Singer-songwriter and guitarist Nathan Moore has performed on a number of levels, having founded quartet ‘ThaMuseMeant’ and electro-folk band ‘Surprise Me Mr. Davis.’ His latest solo release is called, ‘Hello Puppeteer.’ See him perform on Saturday, September 21.
A featured artist on Woody Allen movie soundtracks such as ‘Midnight in Paris’ and Vicky Cristina Barcelona,’ world music guitarist Stephane Wrembel takes the Coffeehouse stage on Saturday, September 21.
The second day of the festival kicks off with ‘Tall Heights’ duo Tim Harrington and Paul Wright. They recently appeared on the Rock and Blues concert cruise along with Lori McKenna and the Naukabout Music Festival on Cape Cod. ‘Tall Heights’ will kick off the second day of the festival on the Life is Good Coffee House stage on Sunday, September 22.
Gypsy swing group ‘Caravan of Thieves’ has a new CD is entitled ‘The Funhouse’ and their outrageous theatrics on-stage should not be missed! They are scheduled to appear on Sunday, September 22!
Multi-instrumentalist and member of hit musician Jack Johnson’s band, Zach Gill will bring his unique rhythms to the Coffee House stage on Sunday, September 22.
Indie singer-songwriter Amber Rubarth and award-winning Boston folk-rock band, ‘Session Americana’ will make appearances on the Coffee House stage on Sunday, September 22.
‘Session Americana’ was established in 2004 and their unique, fascinating sound comes from six acclaimed multi-instrumentalists who have also individually made their mark in music. Their easygoing style is also full of improvisation and unpredictability, qualities compelling to watch each time they perform.
Some of the interactive games include Parachute Play, Bocce, Bean Bag Toss, Face Painting, a BMX Stunt Show, and much more!
See the entire list of performers and more about the Life is Good Playmakers at www.lifeisgood.com.