The String Cheese Incident is excited to be a part of the first ever LOCKN’ FESTIVAL in Arrington, VA! The 4-day camping festival will take place September 5 – 8 at Oak Ridge Farm at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Central Virginia, a short drive from both Washington DC and Richmond, VA. Confirmed acts include Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Furthur, Zac Brown, Widespread Panic, & The Black Crowes. SCI will be performing multiple shows during the festival, and many acts will be featured in unique and exciting artist pairings (see below). Additional acts will be announced soon, and fan club tickets are now on sale here.
SCI will be featured over 2 days at Interlocken, and obviously they have a history of “Incidents.” So after promptly rejecting the promoters suggestion of “Zac & Cheese” the ZAC BROWN INCIDENT was created. A bold experiment no doubt by two artists who are masters of their craft and have built loyal fan-bases by touring consistently and playing their asses off to deliver memorable experiences for their audience every time they hit the stage. The ZAC BROWN INCIDENT is a once-in-a-lifetime happening… don’t miss it!
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.