Great North Festival announces full lineup; set for Sept. 4-6 in Norridgewock

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The third annual Great North Festival, a three-day music and art festival set for Sept. 4-6 at Last Breath Farm in rural Norridgewock in Somerset County, announced on Wednesday morning it’s full lineup, including new headlining bands artists. Last year’s Great North Festival attracted more than 3,000 people to Central Maine.

Headliners include jam band and Grateful Dead tribute band Joe Russo’s Almost Dead; musician and comedian Reggie Watts (“Comedy Bang Bang,” “The Late Late Show with James Corden”); funk band Lettuce; electronic jam band Papadosio; electronic band The New Deal; legendary DJ Mix Master Mike, formerly of the Beastie Boys; Mark Farina’s Mushroom Jazz DJ set; jam band Twiddle; DJ duo Break Science; and experimental electronic artist Dan Deacon. Visual artists Chris Dyer, The Welch Brothers and Adam Psybe lead a lineup of artists and makers that will also display and workshop during the festival.

Tickets for the festival are already on sale; visit for more information or to purchase.

Emily Burnham

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Emily Burnham is a Maine native, UMaine graduate, proud Bangorian and a writer and editor for Bangor Metro Magazine, the Weekly and the Bangor Daily News, where she's worked since 2004. She reports on everything from local bands to local food to all the cool things going on in the Greater Bangor area. In her quest for stories, she's seen countless concerts and plays, been lobster fishing, interviewed celebrities, hung out with water buffalo and played in a ukulele orchestra. She's interested in everything that happens in Maine. Albums for review are accepted digitally only; please no CDs.