Farm Aid 2019: Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Bonnie Raitt as Headliners


Farm Aid 2019 will be held at East Troy, Wisconsin’s Alpine Valley Music Theater on September 21st and this year’s lineup looks amazing. Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp all confirmed they will be performing this year. In addition to the festival’s board members (Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Willie Nelson and John Mellencamp are all board members of Farm Aid) Bonnie Raitt, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Margo Price, Jamey Johnson, Tanya Tucker, Brothers Osborne, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Yola, and Particle Kid will perform at the stage.

“We want family farmers to know that we won’t let them go down without a fight. And neither should you–farmers need us, and we need farmers.”

John Mellencamp in a statement

The first farm aid has been organized by Neil Young, Willie Nelson and John Mellencamp back in 1985 with the idea to support family farmers in the USA. In the bast 34 years such amazing artists as Guns N’ Roses, Jack White, Phish, Tom Petty, Roy Orbison, Wilco, Bob Dylan, Bon Jovi, Lucinda Williams, the Beach Boys, Billy Joel and many others joined the stage for and performed for the public that comes from all over the USA for the amazing show.


This year’s tickets will range in price from $54.50 to $249.50 and will go on sale July 12th.

It is also the very first time that the festival will be held in East Troy, Wisconsin. The previous one was hosted by Hartford, Connecticut.