The Best Fest's George Fest 2014

October 6, 2014 6:07 PM

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The Best Fest's George Fest 2014

The Best Fest is a traveling festival of sorts that has celebrated the music of Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, The Rolling Stones, and now George Harrison. All the events that are put on by the Best Fest are both a celebration of music as well as a communal concert experience that is shared between fans as well as a plethora of incredible musicians that come together. The unique experience of these Best Fest events is not only witnessing musicians team up who do not regularly play together, but also seeing these musicians feel so proud to be paying tribute to a fellow musician and artist that they themselves hold so dear. The Best Fest is sponsored by Jameson Irish Whiskey, and 100 percent of all ticket sales went to the Jameson Neighborhood Fund to be donated to local charities within neighborhoods to help musicians, artists, and crafters.

The festival's backbone is supported by The Cabin Down Below Band, who act as the house band for each song, and consists of Alex Levy, Austin Scaggs, and Matt Romano. Each musician involved picked a song of George Harrison's that they wanted to pay tribute to, and with The Cabin Down Below Band as t...

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