The Marcus King Band headlines Rhythm & Ribs BBQ Festival in downtown Tifton on March 4, 2017. The lineup also includes Jesse Keith Whitley, Packway Handle Band, “Beat The Drum” with Dr. Arvin Scott, Isaac Corbitt, Heather Gillis Band, Matt Brantley Band, Bonnie Blue, Derrick Dove and Daniel Parrish.
Led by 20-year-old singer, songwriter and guitarist Marcus King of Greenville, S.C., the Marcus King Band’s 2016 self-titled debut album, produced by Warren Haynes for Fantasy Records, continues to be named among the top albums of the year on among numerous radio, magazine and blog listings. Check out the live recording for the song “Ain’t Nothing Wrong With That” from a World Cafe session with host David Dye back in the fall. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=30Tb5eNC6IY
The festivities at Fulwood Park include a full day and evening of live music, brews, arts and crafts vendors, children’s activities and BBQ with a competition sanctioned by the Georgia BBQ association.