NEWSLETTER

SNWMF 2017

GENTLEMAN
CHRONIXX
CAPLETON
BARRINGTON LEVY
TARRUS RILEY
THIRD WORLD
ANTHONY B
MELLOW MOOD
HORACE ANDY
MACKA B
DENNIS BOVELL
THE BLACK SEEDS
THE SKINTS
GAPPY RANKS
LAKOU MIZIK
RANKING JOE
CHRISTOPHER ELLIS
EXCO LEVI
SINKANE
GENERAL ROOTS
KEITH & TEX
NST & THE SOUL SAUCE
MARLA BROWN
SARITAH
LOS PINGUOS
I-TAWEH
EASTERN STANDARD SOUNDS
ARDEN PARK ROOTS
TALKING DREADS
THE ELOVATERS
SOUL SKA
NONSTOP TO CAIRO
BOONFIRE

IN THE DANCE HALL

LEE 'SCRATCH' PERRY w/
SUBATOMIC SOUND SYSTEM


DENNIS BOVELL
PAOLO BALDINI DUBFILES
JAH WARRIOR SHELTER HI FI
COMANCHE HIGH POWER

LINEUP SUBJECT TO CHANGE

FRIDAY FESTIVAL HOURS
Gates open at 5:00pm
Music from 6:00pm - Midnight
Dancehall 8:00pm-2:30am

SATURDAY FESTIVAL HOURS
Gates open at 10:00am
Music from 11:00am - Midnight
Dancehall 8:00pm-2:30am
Silent Dance: 2:45-4:30am

SUNDAY FESTIVAL HOURS
Gates open at 10:00am
Music from 11:00am - 10:00pm
Silent Dance: 10:00pm-2:00am

CAMPING GATE HOURS
Friday: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am - 12pm
Camping Closes Monday at Noon



CAMPING IS FOR 3-DAY TICKET HOLDERS ONLY.



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SNWMF 2017 JUST 10 DAYS AWAY!
LINEUP W/ STARTING TIMES ANNOUNCED 
FESTIVAL EMCEES FOR 2017 REVEALED





SNWMF 2017 - LINEUP BY DAY & STAGE ANNOUNCED!

The Sierra Nevada World Music Festival is pleased to present the artists performing at each of the stages of SNWMF 2017 with their approximate starting times:




 
EMCEES FOR SNWMF 2017 REVEALED

SNWMF is pleased to announce Steve "MC Rico" Heilig, Spliff Skankin', Junor Francis, Sweet-T, and Systa bb as this year's festival MCs.

Steve "MC Rico" Heilig
Steve Heilig is a longtime reggae and world music journalist, promoter, radio deejay, and enthusiast. For two decades, he was a critic and columnist for The BEAT. He was also a volunteer and then staff member at Reggae On The River for many years, helping manage things backstage and onstage. He's played drums for a number of relatively unknown musical outfits, although once very nervously sat in with the late Latin percussion legends Mongo Santamaria and Tito Puente in a funky restaurant in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.





Spliff Skankin'
Reggae music is life to this talented spinmaster and MC. Since the late 80’s, Spliff has been sharing his “go with the flow” reggae music mix with KPFA listeners as well as being renown on the club scene both as an MC and also as a resident DJ for Massive Sound International..





Junor Francis
Since 1987, Jamaican-born Junor Francis has been hosting and producing "The Reggae Connection" on the Claremont College-based, non-profit KSPC 88.7 FM.  He can also be heard on the Loyola Marymount University-based KXLU 88.9FM with "The Reggae Show.





Sweet-T
Tanesha aka Sweet-T is the Host/Owner of the Rocksteady Reggae Radio Show, every Thursday live from 12am-2am at Vallejo's famous Ozcat Radio 89.5FM. Her hilarious & bubbly personality combines with her love for the music and her community. For 4 1/2 years now she's been setting the airwaves and stages on fyah with her electric spark and radio show, playing tunes and getting interviews from local and international artists, plus covering concerts and festivals.





Systa bb
For the past 25 years Systa bb has been producing & presenting radio, MCing n Djing, Curating Film n Music Festivals n sharing the music that binds us. From her current radio show “The Good, The Dub & The Global” on RRR in Melbourne, Australia to lighting up the dancefloor at Jamaica Jump Up n Newport Ska, Reggae & Rocksteady Festival she brings community in all she does. Lee Scratch Perry, LKJ, Dub Syndicate, Tony Allen, Femi Kuti n Natacha Atlas are all artists she's played with as well as appearing at many festivals & industry conferences, talking radio. She ain't done yet……






SNWMF PRESENTS THE DJS SPINNING AT SNWMF 2017

The Sierra Nevada World Music Festival is proud to announce that the following DJs will be spinning in betwen sets at this year's festival: 


 
ADVANCE TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Advance 3-Day Music Tickets to SNWMF are now available Online and at select Independent Ticket Outlets. Advance 3-Day Tickets are $185.00 each. Children 12 and under are free if accompanied by a paid adult.

Single-Day Music Tickets to our 24th annual summer solstice and world peace celebration are now available online and at select Independent Ticket Outlets. 1-Day tickets are $70 for Friday, $85 for Saturday and $70 for Sunday. Remember: camping is only for 3-day ticket holders.



LIMITED ON-SITE CAMPING TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

On-Site Camping Tickets to SNWMF 2017 for Cars/SUVs are now available for purchase online.  You must purchase camping tickets in advance if you want to camp on-site as camping will sell out. 

Vehicle Camping Tickets are $90.00 for cars/SUVs. All bus and RV camping is sold out. Camping tickets must be purchased online and will not be sold at our independent ticket outlets or via mail order.

Remember: Only one Camp space/ticket allowed per vehicle/Bus/RV. Every vehicle must have a vehicle camp ticket to enter campground. Camping is for 3-Day Music Ticket holders only, and each vehicle occupant must have a valid 3-Day Music Ticket to camp. Please visit snwmf.com for camping information and conditions.


 

 



Peace. Love. Music.

See You In June!