It may not be a festival on the level of Woodstock, but attendees of the Republican National Convention in Tampa this August will be getting some top-notch country and rock alongside speeches from top party figures.
According to a post on Politico, the GOP has already booked legendary southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, country artist Trace Adkins, and Detroit rocker/occasional rapper Kid Rock to play on August 26, 28, and 29, respectively. Other artists who may appear at the convention include:
- Ronnie Dunn, of Brooks & Dunn fame
- Kenny Wayne Shepherd
- Robert Randolph, from Robert Randolph and the Family Band
- Night Ranger
Still to be announced will be a “major act” that will be playing the “Wheels Up” closing night event.
— Benjamin Nanamaker, InvestorPlace Money & Politics Editor
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