Mid West Music Fest is proud to announce that we will host a teaser screening preview of the film Jug Band Hokum – Jack Norton’s directorial debut – on Saturday, April 25, 2015.
Jug Band Hokum follows the whimsical lives of three jug bands as they prepare to compete in a Battle of the Jug Bands Contest…all with the goal of winning the grand prize…a waffle iron. A celebration of jug band music, the documentary also includes notable historians, musicologist and musicians including MWMF’s friends Bones Jugs N Harmony, Charlie Parr, Baby Gramps and many more. Directed by Emmy Award winner Jack Norton, the film is slated for a 2015 premiere with the debut teaser screening preview exclusive to MWMF on Saturday, April 25. Director Q&A and live performance by Bones Jugs N Harmony to follow screening.
Follow the film at: www.facebook.com/JugBandHokum for behind-the-scenes production pictures, exclusive performances and more.