Confirmed: Three New Bands!

We are excited to announce that we have confirmed a few more bands to this years lineup! We’ve been able to lock down London’s THUMPERS, a great new band recently signed to Sub Pop Records. Get ready for their debut album, February 11th!

In other news, Easter Island had to change their spring plans and are unable to make it to Savannah for Stopover but we’ve got a twofer replacement that we are beyond excited to bring ya’ll!  Please welcome New Yorkers Black Taxi and Brothertiger to the fold. They’re gonna make you dance.

Also, stay tuned for the full schedule next week. The three new bands that will be a part of #StopoverIV are:

- Thumpers
- Black Taxi
- Brothertiger

Click to find out more about these bands!

Local Record Label Showcases & Local Bands at #StopoverIV

Savannah Stopover Music Festival Confirms 17 Local Bands To Play Stopover IV

Three Local Record Labels to Host Showcases

Savannah Stopover Music Festival announced today that 17 local bands will join more than 80 touring bands during the three-day festival which will take place March 6th-8th, 2014.

The full lineup of touring acts will be unveiled on 1/14/14.

Confirmed local acts and tentative performance dates include:

Kylesa- 3/6
Triathalon- 3/6, 3/7
Bear Fight!- 3/7
mumbledust- 3/7, 3/8
The Accomplices- 3/7
City Hotel- 3/8
The Rosies- 3/8
Fare The Gap- 3/6
Whiskey Dick- 3/7
Sauna Heat- 3/7, 3/8
Missionary Blues- 3/8
Co-Eds- 3/8
Damon and the Shitkickers- 3/8
Crazy Bag Lady- 3/8
Ambrose- 3/8
J. Zagers- 3/7
Blackrune- 3/8

Showcases:

The festival also confirmed three Record Label Showcases, all featuring Savannah-based Record Labels: Retro FuturistSoft Science and Furious Hooves. Each showcase will feature 4-5 bands signed to those labels:

March 6th: Retro Futurist Records- (21+ Show) The new label founded by critically acclaimed and globally renowned Savannah metal band Kylesa will feature 4-5 bands at a special showcase Thursday night, 3/6 at The Jinx. Kylesa will headline. Other confirmed acts include Darkentries (Columbia, SC), Jagged Vision (Stavanger, Norway), Sierra (Kitchener, Ontario).

March 7th: Soft Science Records -ALL AGES Show. The new label founded by Safe//Sound concert promotions founder Gus Mueller and Skip Terpstra will host a showcase on the patio at Congress Street Social Club on Friday from 4pm-8pm. Confirmed acts include J. Zaggers (Savannah, Ga), Sauna Heat (Savannah, Ga), Cretin Girls(Gainseville, FL) and Triathalon (Savannah, Ga).

March 8th: Furious Hooves- ALL AGES Show. The label founded in 2011 by local artist and musician Ryan McCardle and Virginian TJ Hatcher will present their showcase on Saturday afternoon on the patio at congress Street Social Club from 2pm-7pm. Confirmed acts include Anteo (Blacksburg, VA), Bedroom(nashville, TN), Hallucinex (Richmond, VA), Blackrune (Savananh, Ga), mumbledust (Savannah, Ga).

For more info on Retro Futurist: www.retrofuturistrecords.com
For More Info on Soft Science: www.softsciencerecords.com
For More info on Furious Hooves: www.furioushooves.com

Bands by Day…so far

Hope everyone is excited as we are with the first wave of bands we announced back in November. Be sure to be on the look out mid-January for our entire lineup announcement (we definitely have some surprises for y’all)!

For those of you wondering who will be playing which day we wanted to give you a tentative day schedule for the 37 bands announced so far. This is subject to change, so please don’t hold us to it (there are larger forces at play sometimes).

Remember, in addition to our 3-Day Festival Pass we also have a Weekend Pass (for Friday & Saturday only) and Single Day Passes available for maximum flexibiity!

Thursday 3/6/14
Miniature Tigers
Bear Hands
Weekend
St. Paul & The Broken Bones
The Silver Palms
You Won’t

Friday 3/7/14
Those Darlins
Matrimony
Caitlin Rose
Public Service Broadcasting
The Belle Game
Ski Lodge
Thomas Wynn & The Believers
this mountain
T. Hardy Morris
Starlight Girls
Tweens
The Teen Age
River Whyless
Easter Island
Good Graeff
ARP

Saturday 3/8/14
Small Black
The Weeks
Hurray for the Riff Raff
Speedy Ortiz
Ex Hex
Milagres
Raccoon Fighter
Clear Plastic Masks
Pile
The Whiskey Gentry
Big Ups
Bleeding Rainbow
Weekender
PitchBlak Brass Band
Los Colognes