The 2018 edition of the Asbury Park Music & Film Festival happens April 27 – 29, 2018. Here's the initial music lineup:

  • Built to Spill @ House of Independents, April 26
  • Bobby Bandiera & Friends, Patrick Davis & His Midnight Choir @ Stone Pony, April 27
  • North Mississippi Allstars @ House of Independents, April 27
  • Sublime with Rome @ Convention Hall, April 28
  • Low Cut Connie @ The Wonder Bar, April 28

On the film side, the headline event is "An Evening with Danny Devito" at The Paramount Theatre on 4/28 that will include video vignettes, a discussion with DeVito, and a Q&A session. More: a special screening of the Amazon Prime Grateful Dead documentary Long Strange Trip, a screening of Dylan Archives III (4/29), and the world premiere of Break On Thru: A Celebration of Ray Manzarek and The Doors (4/28).

Tickets for all of those APMFF shows and screenings are on sale now.

While not listed on the APMFF schedule yet, Gov't Mule's tour dates list them as playing the festival on April 29 with Tangiers Blues Band (that features noted rock photographer Danny Clinch). According the the Asbury Park Press, the show happens at the Paramount Theatre  following the Grateful Dead documentary screening. Stay tuned for more details.

Meanwhile, Govt Mule have also announced two show right before that at Port Chester's Capitol Theatre on April 27 & 28. Tickets for the Cap shows go on sale Friday, February 9 at 10 AM. It's part of a spring tour for Gov't Mule and all dates are listed below.

Gov't Mule - 2018 Tour Dates
March 26 Sydney, AU @ Metro Theatre - w/ Lukas Nelson & The Promise of the Real
March 27 Melbourne, AU @ The Corner - w/ Lukas Nelson & The Promise of the Real
March 29 Byron Bay, AU @ Byron Bay BluesFest
April 18 Bethlehem, PA @ Sands Bethlehem Event Center*
April 19 Erie, PA @ Warner Theater*
April 20 Syracuse, NY @ Landmark Theatre*
April 21 Baltimore, MD @ Hippodrome*
April 22 Charleston, WV @ Clay Center For the Arts & Sciences
Maier Foundation Performance Hall*
April 25 Westbury, NY @ NYCB Theatre at Westbury
April 26 Albany, NY @ The Palace Theatre*
April 27 Port Chester, NY @ Capitol Theatre
April 28 Port Chester, NY @ Capitol Theatre
April 29 Asbury Park, NJ @ Asbury Park Music & Film Festival**
May 2 Huntsville, AL @ Von Braun*
May 3 Mobile, AL @ Saenger Theatre*
May 4 New Orleans, LA @ Saenger Theatre^
June 30-July 1 Maidstone, UK @ Ramblin' Man Fair
July 19-July22 Scranton, PA @ Peach Music Festival

*with Black Stone Cherry
**with The Tangiers Blues Band
^with The Marcus King Band

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