It’s an evening of Beer, Blues & BBQ as Eagle 101.5 presents the 2nd Annual B3 Festival on the slopes of the scenic Treetops Resort, in Gaylord. Featuring Damon Johnson (of Thin Lizzy, Alice Cooper and Brother Cane), with special guests Justin Cody Fox, Jon Archambault Band and Hideous Business. Bring your folding chairs and blankets and get ready for a great time!
Gates Open: 4 pm
No Coolers/No Pets
Here’s this year’s lineup:
Damon Johnson headlines this year’s B3 Festival.The Nashville-based singer/songwriter has just embarked on a solo tour, having recently spent the past seven years as a member of the band Thin Lizzy and their side project Black Star Riders. Previously, Johnson had spent six years as guitarist for Alice Cooper. He was also the primary songwriter and leader of the southern rock band Brother Cane along with the country band Whiskey Falls. His songwriting credits also include music recorded by Stevie Nicks, Carlos Santana and Ted Nugent.
Justin Cody Fox
We’re excited to bring back Justin Cody Fox for this year’s B3 Festival.The Wilmington, NC singer/songwriter has been performing professionally since the age of 15, having shared the stage with such notables as Joe Bonamassa, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Marshall Tucker Band, Blackberry Smoke, as well as blues greats Hubert Sumlin,Buddy Guy and Tab Benoit.
Jon Archambault Band
We’re excited to also bring back arguably Northern Michigan’s premier blues rock trio, the Jon Archambault Band. The guys blow audiences away with a mix of blues, funk, jazz and pure rock. The way Jon see’s it, if it feels good, they play it. The band has shared the stage with the likes of BB King, Ray Charles, Buddy Guy, John Mayall and many other blues greats, as well as rock bands Edgar Winter Group, Foghat and Night Ranger.
Hideous Business joins this year’s B3 Festival lineup to open the show, after having been in the audience at last year’s festival. The Indiana blues and rock cover band has spent the past eight years canvasing festivals and events across the Michiana region of Southern Michigan and Indiana.