The producers of BottleRock Napa Valley don’t like to make fans wait. Monday they released the daily lineups for the annual festival, which kicks of May 26, as well as the individual day ticket prices.
Maroon 5 headlines Friday. The same day includes hip-hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and a handful of alt-rock bands like Modest Mouse, Silversun Pickups, Fitz & The Tantrums, and Catfish and The Bottlemen. A few outliers from the rock-dominant festival include electric duo Bob Moses and rapper Warren G.
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers top the list on Saturday’s lineup. Also on the bill for the day are Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Dirty Heads, The Devil Makes Three and Michael Franti & Spearhead. Soul and folk vocalists Mavis Staples, Andra Day and Ani Difranco perform Saturday as well, and House of Pain returns to the Bay Area after six years. AlunaGeorge fills the electronic slot for the day.
Foo Fighters will close out the festival along, with The Roots, Band of Horses, a recently reunited Live, The Naked and Famous, St. Lucia and The Strumbellas. Then day includes country singer Gavin DeGraw, funk icon Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires and electronic act Girrafage.
“All three days have something for everyone, culminating with three of the biggest acts in the country,” said Dave Graham, CEO of BottleRock Napa Valley and Latitude 38 Entertainment. “Whichever day you choose, the great music combined with Napa Valley’s picturesque landscape and unsurpassed wine and cuisine will make for a day to remember.”
— Joey Reams