MerleFest has announced that the Avett Brothers will join this year’s lineup as Sunday’s headliner.

Other big additions to the lineup are Sean McConnell on Friday and Molly Tuttle on Saturday. They will join a festival that already includes Brandi Carlile, Wynonna and the Big Noise, Dailey and Vincent, Tyler Childers, Keb’ Mo’ and many more.

MerleFest is happening April 25th to 28th on the campus of Wilkes Community College.

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