Gem & Jam Festival has revealed the dates and musical lineup for its 10th annual event February 12, 13, and 14 in Tucson, Arizona. Held each year during the internationally renowned Tucson Gem and Mineral show, Gem & Jam hosts over 50 musicians across 3 stages, along with a plethora of gem and mineral exhibits, art galleries and painters, dancers, performers, daytime workshops, late night after parties and much more – all in the stunning Southwestern desert landscape.
For its 10 year anniversary over Valentine’s Day Weekend (Feb 12-13-14) in 2016, Gem & Jam Festival welcomes performers Beats Antique, Lettuce, The Polish Ambassador, Tycho DJ set, Nahko and Medicine for the People, Minnesota, OTT (UK) and Lyrics Born (Live).
Rounding out the top half of the lineup are Break Science (Pretty Lights Music) with The Shady Horns, Mark Farina (Mushroom Jazz), Eliot Lipp (Pretty Lights Music), Desert Dwellers, Dirtwire (ft. members of Beats Antique), Govinda, Delhi 2 Dublin, Exmag, Krooked Drivers, Marvel Years and many others.
In addition, details regarding a special stage TBA curated by some favorites of the festival organizers will be announced soon.
The 2016 Gem & Jam Musical Lineup:
The Polish Ambassador
Tycho DJ set
Nahko and Medicine for the People
Lyrics Born (Live)
Break Science (Pretty Lights Music) with The Shady Horns
Mark Farina (Mushroom Jazz)
Eliot Lipp (Pretty Lights Music)
Delhi 2 Dublin
The Magic Beans
The Flying Skulls
8 Minutes to Burn
Rebel Disco DJs
Milk & Scott
Top Dead Center
Keli and The Big Dream
With a special curated stage by festival favorites still to be announced!
Known for hosting a unique celebration of music, art and gems, Gem & Jam 2016 will again bring together a vibrant and creative community to a desert oasis for 3 days and nights. In addition to music, attendees will enjoy gem, crystal and mineral vendor spaces, transcendent visuals by featured artist Johnathan Singer (Grateful Dead’s “Fare Thee Well” and Tipper), live painting and performance artists, art exhibits, a variety of daytime classes and workshops, late-night after parties, and much more.
This is Gem and Jam’s best lineup yet, in our opinion, and tickets are on sale now!