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Bedrock 66 Live: Matthew Sweet And More At Amaranth Apple Festival

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Matthew Sweet performs in downtown Springfield at the Amaranth Apple Festival.

Last year, Bedrock partnered with the Downtown Bacon Throwdown for its first festival.  This year, the festival, the food, everything is amped up.

A limited number of Bedrock 66 Live VIP Packages are available, make a $150 donation to NPR Illinois and receive: Two-Day Festival Pass Access to VIP tent near stage Matthew Sweet autographed copy of the new Tomorrow Forever $75 is tax deductible supporting the NPR Illinois mission of news & music.Click here to give now and receive the Bedrock 66 Live VIP Package.

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Friday, July 14

  • 6 PM Joshua Reilly
  • 7 PM Amy Benton
  • 8 PM Miles Nielsen and the Rusted Hearts
  • 10 PM Chuck Mead

Saturday, July 15

  • 3 PM The Bruiser Queens
  • 4 PM The Starter Jackets
  • 5 PM Captain Ivory
  • 6:30 PM The Handcuffs
  • 8 PM Matthew Sweet
  • 10 PM The Cold Stares

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