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Headliners announced for 2019 Garden Jam Music Festival

INDIAN WELLS, Calif.- - We now know at least two of the musicians performing at next year's Garden Music Festival.

The 2nd annual festival, formerly named the Indian Wells Music Festival, takes place on April 5 & 6, 2019 at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.

Soulful country music group, Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real will headline on April 5. According to the band's website, they've gone through a big upward trajectory since 2012, when they became Neil Young's touring and studio band. They performed with Young at 2016's Desert Trip, the star-studded festival that also featured the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Roger Water, Bob Dylan, and the Who. The band is also featured in the film and soundtrack for, "A Star is Born," starring Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper. The band's website reveals Cooper saw the band's performance at Desert Trip and contacted a mutual friend to help him with the film. The band plays Cooper's band.

Read: Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper movie filming in the desert

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Buddy Guy will headline the festival on April 6. Guy a Blues legend and one of the most influential guitarists of all time. He was ranked #30 on a list of Top 100 Guitarists of All Time by Rolling Stone magazine. The publication named him a key influence to other legendary musicians like Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, and Stevie Ray Vaugha. His career has spanned six decades, performing with bands like Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Little Walter, and Koko Taylor and winning seven Grammys. 

Check back in two weeks as other performers and more details for the festival are revealed. Visit the official website to join the email list.

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