HGR Local Music News 8/10/14

In Local Music News… 

Bedford’s Borrowed Time is set to release a new CD. The group has completed work on their latest offering, called Long, Dark Highway and the album should be available shortly, with CD release performances to be announced. Borrowed Time will be guests on the “Homegrown Rocker” in early October to discuss the new album. 

The second annual Route 22 Rock and Blues Festival will happen next weekend. The two-day event happens next Friday night and Saturday at the Lincoln Caverns campground off Route 22 between Alexandria and Huntingdon. Friday’s performers include Mahoney B & the Blacksnakes, The Goodnight Revelry, 44Mag, Wreathbearer, Black Sun, Doctor Smoke, Hate Grenade and Limb By Limb. Saturday’s line-up includes Gabrielle Green, Root and the Fifths, B&O Railroad, Kevo Can’t Dance, The Dashing Saboteurs, Strait & Miller, Rich Edmundson, PA Mike and the Bedlam Boys, Nobody’s Heroes, The Whatleys, Naildriver, Lies Inc., It Is Written and Klockwick. Tickets are $20 per person for the entire weekend, and camping is available. The event is open to those 21 years of age or older. 

(Bands and musicians with local music-related news to report on the “Homegrown Rocker” may submit their news items by emailing homegrownrocker@gmail.com.)