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Todos Santos Music Festival
The Hotel California and Vaso Loco, LLC, a company founded by guitarist Peter Buck, present the fifth annual Todos Santos Music Festival, a two-week music event benefiting The Palapa Society, A.C. The festival, held in Todos Santos at the legendary Hotel California and in the historic Town Plaza, will take place on January 14-16 & 20-23, 2016. Tickets are will be available online beginning October 15th, 2015, click here.
The two-week lineup, curated by Peter Buck, features artists spanning the rock, alt-country, and Latin genres.
The Hotel California and Vaso Loco, LLC, a company founded by guitarist Peter Buck, present the fourth annual Todos Santos Music Festival, a two-week music event benefiting The Palapa Society, A.C. and other local charities. The festival, held in Todos Santos at the legendary Hotel California and in the historic Town Plaza, will take place on January 15-17 & 21-24, 2015. Tickets are now available online here.
The lineup, curated by Peter Buck, features artists spanning the rock, alt-country, and Latin genres. The festival’s first weekend will feature alt-country pioneers Old 97’s and The Jayhawks as well as 2014 Grammy Award-winning Latin quartet La Santa Cecilia. The second weekend will present performances by singer-songwriter and former Bright Eyes frontman Conor Oberst joined by indie Californian folk-rock band Dawes, famed indie-folk artist M. Ward, revered southern alternative country rockers Drive By Truckers, and Mexico’s critically acclaimed genre-bending ensemble Nortec Collective.
The popular local music showcase, which premiered last year as part of the festival, will return on Wednesday, January 21, 2015. The showcase will feature emerging artists from the Southern Baja community.
The 2015 festival will also welcome back special guest performers including: Peter Buck’s solo project, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Joseph Arthur, acclaimed musician and songwriter Chuck Prophet, former Dream Syndicate bandleader Steve Wynn, and vocalist-guitarist Kevn Kinney of Drivin’ N Cryin’.
The proceeds from this year’s festival will again benefit The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C., who will distribute a portion of the proceeds to other Todos Santos Charities. More information
2013 Todos Santos Music Festival Art Auction.
We are excited to announce that there will be an Art Auction during the Todos Santos Music Festival, with all proceeds benefiting The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, AC. The Auction will be held between sets on Friday, January 18th, 2013 at The Hotel California. Some of the items for Auction include:
• REM memorabilia,
• Art from local Todos Santos artist Gabriel Rodriquez,
• Michael Stipe has contributed bronzed cassette sculptures
• A Eastwood guitar signed by the 2013 TSMF Musical Artists
and so much more. Read more about it here.