For the eighth year in a row, Perpetual Groove will once again throw their intimate Amberland Festival on Memorial Day Weekend. This year’s festival takes place at Cherokee Farms in La Fayette, Georgia on May 28 – 30. PGroove will play six sets including the first-time-ever live performance of the band’s self-titled debut album on May 28 and will also include performances by Brock Butler and Lazy B. and the Recliners. $65 early bird tickets go on sale tomorrow at 10 a.m. for a limited time only.
In other festival news, the producers of Wakarusa have announced an impressive batch of artist additions including Widespread Panic, Umphrey’s McGee (2 sets including a late night), The Black Keys, Robert Randolph and the Family Band, 7 Walkers featuring Papa Mali and Bill Kreutzmann and State Radio. $129 second tier pricing tickets are available now. Wakarusa 2010 takes place June 3-6 at Mulberry Mountain in Ozark, AK.
Elsewhere, if you follow the Summer Camp twitter feed you’ve seen that 21 bands have been added to the lineup over the past three days including Pretty Lights, STS9, Pretty Lights, Railroad Earth and Dumpstaphunk. The Summer Camp Festival also takes place on Memorial Day Weekend at Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, IL. Three-day passes are currently on sale for $150 (without fees) and include “primitive camping.”