The String Cheese Incident will return to the 2nd Annual Lockn’ Festival in Arrington, VA. Last year the band played two Incidents at this inaugural fest, which features “interlocking” sets from some of the biggest names in the scene. SCI is thrilled to be headed back Lockn’ for the second year – stay tuned for details on artist collaborations! Tickets are on sale now HERE.
JUST ANNOUNCED: This year’s Lock’n Festival will include a unique set from “String Cheese & The Gang,” a special tribute to Kool & The Gang, featuring SCI and Kool & The Gang lead vocalist JT Taylor, and horns of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band. JT Taylor is a legend with ten number one hit singles, eighteen top ten R&B and pop hits, seven Platinum LPs, one Double Platinum LP, four Gold singles, one Platinum single, five American Music Awards, and numerous Grammy Nominations. We can’t wait to break it down with this epic collaboration!
Audience taping is allowed at all Incidents. Taping of an SCI performance will only be permitted in the designated taping area. Guest performances by band members with other artists will be overseen by that artist's policy. No electrical power will be given to the taper section.
There are no designated tapers' tickets at general admission shows, entry to the taping section is first-come first-serve. Taping will be allowed on a space-available basis with any ticket. When the section is full, no additional recording equipment will be allowed into the show. If you wish to tape at a general admission show you have the best chance of getting a spot in the section if you are in line to enter the building when the doors open; this time is always printed on each ticket. If all of the space is taken before you enter the venue, you will not be permitted to bring recording equipment in with you.
The enjoyment of the audience in attendance at an Incident always takes priority over recording efforts. This means that at no time should tapers ever call for other concertgoers to be quiet or impede their enjoyment of the Incident. Per our taping policy, there will continue to be no "front of board" taping. However, we will continue to place the taper section in the BEST spot available in accordance with the restrictions and policies of the venues. Furthermore, we will continue to do our best to accommodate as many tapers as possible within the confines of the venue's limitations and ticket / space availability. Anyone found taping in violation of the above policy will be removed from the venue and unauthorized recordings will be confiscated.