The Hinterland Music Festival announced the lineup for the second-year event in St. Charles. Headlining this year’s festival, which will be held Aug. 5-6, is the legendary Willie Nelson, who will be joined by Cold War Kids, Ray LaMontagne, Grace Potter, Shovels & Rope, Houndmouth, Turnpike Troubadours, Hayes Carll, Pokey LaFarge, San Fermin, Field Division and William Elliott Whitmore. Tickets for the event went on sale last Friday and are available at www.hinterlandiowa.com. General two-day admission is $95, with VIP tickets being available for $259.
This week’s Pick o’ the Week is at the Greenwood Lounge where you can check out Randy Burk & The Prisoners on Saturday, Feb. 29 at 9 p.m. Mahalo. CV
Chad Taylor is an award-winning news journalist and music writer from Des Moines who would love to take his talents abroad if the rent were not so much more affordable in Des Moines.