Call for musicians for August 25-27, 2017 Festival
June 18 application deadline
Thank you for a great 2016 Festival!
Here's what the press had to say about this year's Fest:
"...stunning...intrepid, eclectic...terrific...powerful...clever and delightful...brilliant..."
-Christian Hertzog, San Diego Union-Tribune
"a celebration of stylistic diversity... a seemingly endless appetite for aural adventure"
-George Varga, San Diego Union-Tribune
Radio interview with Fest Founder, Matt McBane on KSDS's Inside Art
-David Drexler, KSDS
The Carlsbad Music Festival returns Aug. 26-28: the lineup includes two shows by SoCal new-music heroes wild UP, the acclaimed "West" program and a new one entitled "Future Folk"
-Alex Ross, The Rest is Noise
If you’re in the vicinity of Carlsbad, get yourself there over the weekend to catch one of these fantastic performances!
-Maggie Stapleton, Second Inversion
Make a donation to help the Festival continue to bring eclectic, adventurous music to Carlsbad!
2016 Festival Pictures
All pictures by Tommy McAdams
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