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Pickathon announces line-up

Sunday, January 20, 2019 – Mandolin Orange and Tyler Childers are among the acts playing this year's edition of the Pickathon Festival in Oregon in August.

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats (Rateliff's first time playing Pickathon with two different bands), Khruangbin, Lucius, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Fruit Bats, and Mountain Man will play alongside Courtney Marie Andrews and Mike and the Moonpies from Aug. 2-4 in Happy Valley, Ore.

The line-up also includes:
Caamp
YOB
Damien Jurado
Lambchop
Laura Veirs
Julia Jacklin
The Marias
Miya Folick
Sudan Archives
Bonny Light Horseman
Mdou Moctar
Lido Pimienta
Cedric Burnside
Town Mountain
Jupiter & Okwess
The Beths
B Boys
Our Girl
JJUUJJUU
Sneaks
Young Jesus
Sam Evian
Black Belt Eagle Scout
Flasher
Nap Eyes
Soft Kill
H.C. McEntire
Helena Deland
The Cordovas
Lauren Morrow
Bodega
David Nance Group
The Po' Ramblin' Boys
Virginia Wing
Garrett T Capps
Martha Scanlan
Gold Star
Colton Turner
&more (Chill Moody & Donn T)
David Bragger & Susan Platz

"Our secret," said festival founder Zale Schoenborn. "is that we continue to double down on choices that only make sense when your primary focus is to make the best experience possible, even when it sometimes conflicts with maximizing profits. We made a conscious choice some years back to limit our attendance to favor the comfort of our attendees over finding new ways to maximize how many people we can jam into Pendarvis Farm. Entering our 21st year, Pickathon remains inspired to innovate new ways to create the best festival experience."

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