BottleRock Napa Valley Music Festival 2017

BottleRock Napa Valley Music Festival 2017

May 26, 2017 - May 28, 2017
May 26, 2017 - May 28, 2017


BottleRock Napa Valley is an annual music festival in held at the Napa Valley Expo in Napa, California.

The initial BottleRock was a 5-day event that took place May 8–12, 2013. The event featured 3 stages with 60 bands, including Jackson Browne, Train, The Black Crowes, Zac Brown Band, The Shins, Primus, The Avett Brothers, Joan Jett, Cake, Jane's Addiction, The Flaming Lips, Kings of Leon, The Black Keys, Alabama Shakes, The Iron Heart, Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite. Furthur had been scheduled, but withdrew from the lineup due to an injury and health issues suffered by Bob Weir.[1] It was the Napa Valley's first large-scale music festival.[2][3][4][5][6][7] 40 local wineries were featured at the festival. Although the festival attracted over 120,000 attendees and generated mostly positive reviews, several vendors and workers claim to have been left unpaid by organizers following the event. Estimates of well over $2.5 million for unpaid wages and services are being claimed by creditors including the City of Napa,[8] venue provider Napa Valley Expo, a variety of security, catering and transportation companies, a local of International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees and individuals.[9][10][11]

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Foo Fighters
Maroon 5
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

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Foo Fighters is an American rock band, formed in Seattle, Washington in 1994. It was founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl as a one-man project following the dissolution of Nirvana after the death of Kurt Cobain. The group got its name from the UFOs and various aerial phenomena that were reported by Allied aircraft pilots in World War II, which were known collectively as "foo fighters".

Prior to the release of Foo Fighters' 1995 debut album Foo Fighters, which featured Grohl as the only official member, Grohl recruited bassist Nate Mendel and drummer William Goldsmith, both formerly of Sunny Day Real Estate, as well as Nirvana touring guitarist Pat Smear to complete the lineup. The band began with performances in Portland, Oregon. Goldsmith quit during the recording of the group's second album, The Colour and the Shape (1997), when most of the drum parts were re-recorded by Grohl himself. Smear's departure followed soon afterward, though he would rejoin them in 2006.

They were replaced by Taylor Hawkins and Franz Stahl, respectively, although Stahl was fired before the recording of the group's third album, There Is Nothing Left to Lose (1999). The band briefly continued as a trio until Chris Shiflett joined as the band's lead guitarist after the completion of There Is Nothing Left to Lose. The band released its fourth album, One by One, in 2002. The group followed that release with the two-disc In Your Honor (2005), which was split between acoustic songs and heavier material. Foo Fighters released its sixth album, Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace, in 2007. The band's seventh studio album, Wasting Light, produced by Butch Vig was released in 2011, in which Smear returned as a full member. In November 2014, the band's eighth studio album, Sonic Highways, was released as an accompanying soundtrack to the Grohl-directed 2014 miniseries of the same name.

Over the course of the band's career, four of its albums have won Grammy Awards for Best Rock Album. As of 2015, the band's eight albums have sold 12 million copies in the U.S., and 30 million worldwide.[2]

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News Articles13

A Toast to the Legends: BottleRock Napa Valley [Photos]
  –  May 30, 2017
From hosting legendary chefs to some of the most anticipated musical acts of our time, BottleRock Napa Valley grew into its fifth year like fine wine. Through the course of Memorial Day weekend, the music, wine, food and brew festival solidified its place ...
BottleRock Napa Valley an Experience for the Senses
  –  May 30, 2017
The big names in music eagerly come here to play and join in the fun, but it's much more than a music festival. BottleRock Napa Valley fills the fairgrounds ... log covering the period of May 19- 26, 2017. 2017 Acura MDX: classy and versatileRoseville ...
BottleRock Napa Valley 2017 Festival Concludes Successful Fifth Year
  –  May 30, 2017
New in 2017, BottleRock Napa Valley featured the Sutter Health ... options add a level of comfort above and beyond most music festivals while general admission offers unparalleled amenities on the festival scene. In addition to Foo Fighters, Tom Petty ...
Foo Fighters get plug pulled at BottleRock Festival, keep playing anyway
  –  May 29, 2017
Foo Fighters returned to the stage on Sunday night to headline the 2017 BottleRock Napa Valley Music Festival. The band delivered a 20-song career-spanning setlist packed with greatest hits, rollicking anthems, and brief covers of Queen’s “Another One ...
BottleRock turns up volume on luxury in its 5th year
  –  May 29, 2017
... the final act of day two on the Jam Cellars stage at the BottleRock 2016 festival in Napa, Calif. on Saturday, May 28, 2016. The promoters of BottleRock Napa Valley, the music festival that is built around the luxury experience, went all out this year.
Vendors, locals prepare for 120,000 at BottleRock Napa festival
  –  May 26, 2017
Napa Valley is getting ready for 120,000 music lovers to descend on the three-day Napa BottleRock music festival starting Friday ... — Cbarnard (@CornellBarnard) May 26, 2017 Special parking is available for car campers ...
Bottlerock Napa Valley 2017
  –  May 25, 2017
BottleRock 2017: Tips on who to see, what to drink and eat
  –  May 25, 2017
NAPA, CA, May 24, 2017 – BottleRock Napa Valley (May 26th -28th) is upon us. This 5-time festival beautifully combines the arts of music, food, winemaking, craft beer, mixology and fine art into an event that will arouse all your senses. This 3-day ...
Security concerns grow for Napa's BottleRock after U.K. bombing
  –  May 23, 2017
Security measures are now top of mind before Napa Valley's big BottleRock Music Festival this weekend after a deadly bombing ... RELATED: BottleRock 2017 Lineup Before entering the venue, concert-goers should expect metal detectors, wandings, and bag ...
BottleRock Napa Valley bands play on at Bay Area venues after the show
  –  May 22, 2017
Let’s get real, it’s no shocker that this year’s BottleRock Napa Valley music festival sold out in early January. Sure, it had a rocky start and a $2 million dollar debt in catering fees for its first year in 2013, but now the fifth annual festival ...
2017 BottleRock Napa Valley music festival lineup announced
  –  May 21, 2017
Although the year just started, music lovers will have plenty to look forward to this summer when it comes to music festivals. However, if you live in the Bay Area, you will have to spend a lot of travel time just to go to them. There is Bonnaroo and ...
BottleRock Napa announces art program
  –  May 19, 2017
BottleRock Napa Valley 2017 will feature more than 80 bands on four music stages, including Foo Fighters ... and more than 30 artisan brewers and cocktail specialists. The complete festival lineup can be found online at
BottleRock 2017, Napa Valley [CA, USA]
  –  April 21, 2017
About: BottleRock Napa Valley was first held as a 5 day music festival at the Napa Valley Expo, in Napa, California, that took place May 8–12, 2013. It is now an annual event lasting three days and hosting a variety of musical genres. Pop, rock and ...

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