All Roads Music Festival Recap + Interview

It’s been about a month since the inaugural All Roads Music Festival happened in Belfast, ME (May 16, 2015). HillyTown photographer Conall O’Brien was there to catch the action, and we checked in with festival director Meg Shorette for her thoughts on the experience, and to find out what lies ahead.

Interview by Bryan Bruchman.

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Free Range Festival Photo Recap [4.28.12]

It’s hard to believe that it’s already been three months since this year’s excellent Belfast Free Range Music Festival. The growing fest has quickly become one of our favorite musical moments to look forward to each year in Maine, and we’re proud to be a part of it (through our annual afterparty at Three . . . → Read More: Free Range Festival Photo Recap [4.28.12]

Rural Electric CD Release Party

Summer Solstice: MV & EE / Prisma / Jacob Fricke / Liv Carlow /Ark Star

Spring Barn Romp: Child Bride / Jenny Graf / Sports / Berglind Agustsdottir

Photo Recap: Free Range Fest [4.30.11] – Part 3

As you’ve already seen in parts 1 and 2 of our Free Range Music Festival photo coverage, we all had an incredible time in Belfast this weekend. This is the third and final installment of photos, which includes the HillyTown afterparty held at Three Tides. The party was a big success – in fact . . . → Read More: Photo Recap: Free Range Fest [4.30.11] – Part 3

Photo Recap: Free Range Fest [4.30.11] – Part 2

Here’s part 2 of our Free Range Music Festival photo coverage. Photos by Conall O’Brien, Emily Qualey, and Bryan Bruchman. Check out part one here.

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Photo Recap: Free Range Fest [4.30.11] – Part 1

The HillyTown team (myself plus three wonderful photographers) had a great time this weekend in Belfast for the Free Range Music Festival. Don’t forget to keep on eye on Mike Cunnane’s blog Brass Cankles (always available on the right sidebar right here!) for videos from some of the bands playing the festival.Here’s the first . . . → Read More: Photo Recap: Free Range Fest [4.30.11] – Part 1

Village of Spaces (Record Release party) / Dream Zoo / Mona Nash

Free Range Fest + HillyTown Afterparty!

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We’ve been hinting at this for a while now, and we’re psyched to finally be able to announce it.

HillyTown Presents the Free Range Fest Afterparty! Starting at 10pm and open to guests 21+, the party will go down at Three Tides – an excellent bar with great food, beer, and a gorgeous outdoor . . . → Read More: Free Range Fest + HillyTown Afterparty!

Roots & Tendrils Closing This Month

We’re sad to share the news that our friends up in Belfast at Roots & Tendrils have made the decision to close their shop at 2 Cross Street at the end of January. Since opening in the Winter of 2009, they’ve done some great work with music and artists, and even launched the Free . . . → Read More: Roots & Tendrils Closing This Month

Autumnal Gold EQUINOX: Planets Around The Sun / Oracle Offering / Mona Nash + more

Mark Mandeville / Sassafras Stomp

The Pleasants / Momentary Prophets

Vanessa Torres / Wil Gibson / Sean McGovern Waite