Mountain The Band Updates

Mountain The Band Updates

Mountain is celebrating their 35th Anniversary. Leslie West, Corky Laing , and Richie Scarlet are proving rock lives with active tour dates and sold out shows.They’ve recieved the LISA award in 2004 for lifetime achievement and were officially inducted into The Long Island Music Hall of Fame in October at the Patchogue Theater.To all Mountain fans, please support the band by going to www.myspace.com/mountainfans page and sign in to become a friend of the band so we have another way to keep you up to date on upcoming Mountain shows and events. Also sign on to our new fan Email List! so we can keep in touch with you about shows in your area also.

Tributes

Mountain is also working hard on the new Bob Dylan Tribute Album with Warren Haynes and other special guest musicians. It’s going to be a must have for Mountain and Dylan fans alike.Warren Haynes sat in with Mountain last summer at the Brookhaven Amphitheater in Long Island N.Y. which was a rocking show. Warren returned the favor and Leslie sat in with the Allman Brothers last spring at the Beacon Theater in N.YC. and did two ripping versions of Summer Time and Born Under a Bad Sign. The European Tour was a smash. Now you catch the band in U.S. on tour with HIPPIE FEST, a festival with some of your favorite sixties bands and artists. Check the tour page for dates.

The band hopes to be releasing it’s new album of Bob Dylan covers in the very near future.  Leslie played guitar on Ozzie’s Boxed set release last year and Ozzy will be returning the favor by singing on the new upcoming Dylan tribute album.

35th Anniversary

To celebrate the 35th Anniversary of Mountain the band, a new Mountain Nantucket Sleighride 35th Anniversary Poster is now available in the Mountain store. It it has the classic work from the Mountain Nantucket Sleighride Album.

Leslie and Corky would like to thank the fans for all their support through the years, they truely appreciate it!!!

Stay tiuned for more updates from the Mountain crew.

Top 5 Most Visited Music Festivals in The World

You might be a punk rock fan or a heavy-metal fanatic, an alternative rock enthusiast or a country music follower, music festivals are the place you would kill to be at.

Well, maybe not kill, but I bet you’d pay hefty amounts of money to be a part of one. Which is where, I come in.

Now, I will present you with a list of the 5 most visited music festivals in the world to help you decide where you can have your next music adventure at.

So, strap in and get ready to embark on this journey to the musical wonderlands of the world.

Top 5 Most Visited Music Festivals in The World

  • Fuji Rock:

    With a Ski resort accommodation available at your disposal which covers 17,000 people (might I add), and a clean musical environment with trash-free surroundings, Fuji Rock is a widely chosen destination for music lovers.

    Coming into existence since the 1997, Fuji Rock has successfully held the title of the most visited music festivals in Japan and in Asia, where thousands of international musicians and local artists perform every year.

  • Splendour in the grass

Originating in the year 2001 in Australia, Splendour in the grass music festival is home to many popular bands and artists around the world, including; Rag’n’Bone Man – a very famous group of UK artists, The XX, and many more.

This festival claims to be one of the most famous summer festivals around the world because of its outdoor partying activities and chill-out open area. If the sun is out, Splendour in the grass is where you should be headed for.

  • Exit

Taking place in Serbia, this music fair accumulated a gathering of 350,000 people within the series of 4 events just in the year 2016. How cool is that?

Founded in the year 2000, this event has been popularly running ever since and attracting music admirers across the globe.

Big names have been tied to this event, from Ellie Goulding to Wiz Khalifa, Bastille to David Guetta were part of the 2016 Exit extravaganza.

  • Tomorrowland

If you’re a fan of electronic dance music and like to shake a leg during music event, then why are you not at Tomorrowland already?

Must be because it happens in July and you have missed your calling this year. Featuring hits from Steve Aoki. Martin Garrix to name a few. Tomorrowland soulfully takes its place in the most well-known and popular music festivals in the world.

With this type of music growing bigger by the day, the only way for Tomorrowland is up.

Top 5 Most Visited Music Festivals in The World

  • Coachella

Being the most enjoyable, massive and leading music festival, you can simply not miss the opportunity of being at Coachella.

With its capacity to host hundred thousand people. This event sells out within minutes and brings together music fans. Artists alike from all parts of the world.

With music festivals being an enthralling experience for music devotees regardless of the genre that they prefer.

This list might come in handy when contemplating which musical event you should opt for this coming year.

Also, if you would like to get in-depth information in helping you plan your travel. Then visit the official sites associated with these music festivals.