Friday Night Headliner: NEEDTOBREATHE


The much anticipated G Fest Muskogee 2017 line-up adds another exciting name to the mix with rock group NEEDTOBREATHE announced as the Friday headliner. Other artists announced today include: Caroline Glaser, The Shakerz with Jamie Oldaker, Mike Hosty, Jamalya Jass Band, Kinderhook, Steven Salewon, Don & Steve White, and the Red Dirt Rangers. G Fest… Read More

“The Making of G Fest” documentary debuts on March 4


“The Making of G Fest” is a documentary directed by Oscar Ray of Bare Bones Filmworks, which follows the planning and production of the inaugural G Fest music festival in Muskogee, Oklahoma in June of 2016. Planned for submission to a number of 2017 film festivals, this private event will be the world premiere of… Read More

Want to Play G Fest 2017?


G Fest and the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) are hosting an open call for 15-20 Oklahoma artists and bands to perform at the second annual G Fest Music Festival June 15-17, 2017, at Hatbox Field in Muskogee. A committee of festival staff will select the artists with the full lineup to be announced… Read More

G Fest 2017 First Line-up Announcement


G Fest 2017 has released the much anticipated line-up for the music festival’s second year. In the first of several announcements set to be made, they released the names of 11 bands for the 3-day festival: Blackberry Smoke, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, J.J. Grey and MoFro, The Mavericks, Ben and Noel Haggard and the Strangers,… Read More

Kacey Musgraves Joins G Fest


As previously announced, G Fest organizers are continuing plans for the inaugural event in honor of the late Okie from Muskogee, Merle Haggard. The festival, which features some of the biggest names in Country, Rock and Americana, along with the best up-and-coming and local talent, will take place as scheduled June 16-18 in Muskogee. Additionally,… Read More

G Fest Around the Web – April


The count down to G Fest gets another month closer! Need a quick catch-up with what’s been going on with G Fest and our friends joining us in a few months? We’ve got you covered: We may have lost Merle, but G Fest will be celebration of his music! Merle’s impact and influence runs deep.… Read More

Remembering Merle


We are deeply sadden by the passing of Merle Haggard. We were excited, and honored, to have Merle scheduled to join us for the first G Fest. We’re sure we’ll hear “Okie From Muskogee” sometime during the festival, as well as many other celebrations of the Hag’s life and music throughout. We’re making plans as… Read More

G Fest Around the Web – March


And just like that March is out and April is upon us. The count down to G Fest continues!! Need a quick catch-up with what’s been going on with G Fest and our friends joining us in a few months? We’ve got you covered: We break into double digits in our count down to G… Read More

G Fest Around the Web – February


February wraps up and we’re one month closer to G Fest!! This month we shared tunes, news and celebrated birthdays with our friends joining us in a few months. Below is a quick recap if you weren’t following along: Could Muskogee be Launching the World’s Next Bonnaroo with G Fest? “We’re starting out how Bonnaroo… Read More

G Fest Around The Web – January


Here’s a top 10 of happenings we found across the Internet in January to keep you up to date on what is going on with G Fest and our friends! #10 – We lost one of the original musicians on “Okie From Muskogee.” Rest in peace, Red Simpson. One of the original musicians on “Okie From… Read More