Entertainment briefs | Hog Farm Hideaway Set in Laytonville – Times-Standard

music Festival

The Hog Farm Hideaway, presented by Shooting Star Events, will take place June 10-12 at the Black Oak Ranch in Laytonville.

This music festival features three performances by The String Cheese Incident as well as a line-up of over 30 other bands including The Infamous Stringdusters, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Keller Williams, Fruition, Ghost Light and more.

The Hog Farm Hideaway is a family owned music festival run by women. Visitors will also find interactive art installations, an eclectic assortment of 75 artisans and food vendors, a bar with craft beers, wines and drinks for adults, a cannabis lounge bar featuring locally produced products, a children’s area with entertainment and activities, a quiet disco, a place for activists to showcase their work for non-profit organizations, a healing sanctuary offering a variety of ways to restore well-being, and more.

Festival tickets are on sale at www.hogfarmhideaway.com. A limited number of tickets are still available.

theater concert

WITCH will perform on June 12 from 20:00 to 23:00 at the Arcata Playhouse, 1251 Ninth St., Arcata. The show is sponsored by Richard’s Goat and Humboldt Hot Air.

WITCH (We Intend To Cause Havoc) was the biggest rock band in Zambia in the 1970s and spearheaded a new genre dubbed Zamrock, combining influences that ranged from the Rolling Stones to Black Sabbath and blending them with traditional African rhythms and rustic songs.

In 2012, Now Again Records re-released the band’s entire discography, prompting the band’s lead singer Jagari to start performing outside of Africa for the first time. In 2016, he began collaborating with Dutch musicians Jakko Gardner and Nick Mauskovic, and in September 2017, WITCH embarked on their first European tour together.

In 2019, WITCH embarked on their first North American tour, including a performance at Desert Daze. The band is now returning to the US and Canada for a spring 2022 tour.

Tickets for the Arcata show cost $32.50 and can be purchased at https://miniplex.ticketleap.com/witch/dates/Jun-12-2022_at_0800PM.

Also performing that evening is L’Éclair, described as “a cosmic instrumental six from Geneva, Switzerland”.

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