Saturday, April 13, 2013


The Last Call Band will get the show started tonight
The excitement is building and you'll want to make sure you're part of it tonight at the Wealthy Theatre for the ninth installment of Jake's Music Festival. Doors open at 6:00. Be there!

7:00PM     Grand ‘Piper’ Entrance
7:05PM     Last Call Band                       
7:45PM     Lynn Thompson
8:00PM     The Nick Stevenson Band                 
8:45PM     Otis Blueswell Jr.
9:00PM     Simien The Whale                   
9:45PM     Jared Wekenman 
10:00PM   Igby Iris                        

Remember, there's also a silent auction, free cake samples, and adult beverages for purchase at the concession stand.

Friday, April 12, 2013

JMF media coverage

Tomorrow night is the night for this year's festival. So we've been getting lots of media coverage this week. The links are listed on the right side of page (after you scroll a bit) and also in this post. Give a listen and/or a read and join us tomorrow night. Doors open at 6:00 p.m.

Sunday Morning Townsquare interview
WYCE Catalyst Radio interview
WGVU Morning Show interview
Rapid Growth Media story
Local Spins story and interview with Igby Iris
Eight West interview with Nick Stevenson

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Silent Auction items for bid on Saturday night

Thank you to all the local businesses that have donated to Jake's Music Festival. Below is a list of the items that will be up for bid at the silent auction. Remember 100% of all the money raised through the auction goes directly to fund research to find a cure for Type 1 diabetes.

Amore Trattoria Italiana gift certificate
Carrettino Italian Market and Wine gift certificate
Spirit Dream gift certificate
West Michigan Whitecaps tickets
Grand Rapids Children's Museum passes
Grand Rapids Ballet passes to the Nutcracker
One year membership to the Grand rapids Art Museum
Founder's Brewing Company tour and tasting for ten
Framed Jake's Music Festival poster signed by all the band members
Kali bike helmet from Central District Cyclery
Baker's dozen of bagels from GR Bagel
Case of energy drinks from XS Energy
Package of CD's and other swag from all the Jake's Music Festival bands