MerleFest has announced six new artists additions.

Amos Lee, The Milk Carton Kids, Steep Canyon Rangers, The Del McCoury Band, The Casey Kristofferson Band and David Holt are now set to play the festival.

They will join a lineup of more than 80 artists that includes recent Grammy winner Brandi Carlile, The Avett Brothers, Wynonna & The Big Noise, Dailey & Vincent, Tyler Childers and Keb’ Mo’.

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

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