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Announcements Coming Soon

Posted by on Nov 12, 2013 in Press | Comments Off

Announcements Coming Soon

We’re still resting and recovering from 2013′s festival, but we’ll be making announcements in the coming months. Check back soon!

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Landia Band at 7:00PM on Sunday

Posted by on Jul 28, 2013 in Melon Music, Press | Comments Off

Landia Band at 7:00PM on Sunday

  The Landia Band is fronted by singer/songwriter/guitarist David Landia with Wesley King on electric guitar, Chris Chambers on bass and Dennis King on drums. Their music is an unusual blend of rock, jazz and R&B. Legendary DJ, Casey Kasem, calls Landia the freshest music he’s heard in decades! If you desire an uplifting, positive, melodic vibe with lyrics that have a soul, then you have come to the right place! Landia delivers a timeless message at just the right time:...

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FEVER THE GHOST TAKES THE MAIN STAGE AT 6:00PM ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 18.

Posted by on Jul 28, 2013 in Melon Music, News, Press | Comments Off

FEVER THE GHOST TAKES THE MAIN STAGE AT 6:00PM ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 18.

FEVER THE GHOST became a band in 2013 under direct supervision from the Swell Swan corporation. They have been charged with sparkling* the Los Angeles music scene. Failure to do so will result in catastrophic DNA alterations for band-members Casper, Bobby, Mason & Nick-O, the details of which have not been disclosed to them by the corporation.  The first 45 RPM record of ‘Rounder’ b/w ‘Her Earth’ was produced by Luther Russell under strict orders from Swell Swann as an analog recording, ensuring musical...

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CHASE WALKER, TEEN BLUES SENSATION PERFORMS AT 2:00PM SUNDAY, AUGUST 18.

Posted by on Jul 28, 2013 in Melon Music, Press | Comments Off

CHASE WALKER, TEEN BLUES SENSATION PERFORMS AT 2:00PM SUNDAY, AUGUST 18.

When you hear California based Chase Walker Band for the first time you know for sure that the next generation of the blues has come calling! Although this band is comprised of teenagers to young to drive, they play like seasoned pros, and its members have become sought after entertainers, performing at iconic venues like Buddy Guys Legends and House of Blues, sharing the stage with legends like BB King and Coco Montoya, and performing at music festivals and events across the Country. You don’t want to miss these kids! Band members are Chase...

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RONALD McDONALD TAKES THE STAGE AT 1:00PM SUNDAY, AUGUST 18TH.

Posted by on Jul 28, 2013 in Melon Music, Press | Comments Off

RONALD McDONALD TAKES THE STAGE AT 1:00PM SUNDAY, AUGUST 18TH.

McDonald’s Chief Happiness Officer, Ronald McDonald brings magic, fun and laughter to the young and young-at-heart.  He can often be found visiting schools, libraries, community events, charitable activities and McDonald’s restaurants with messages about balanced, active lifestyles, the importance of education, friendship and sharing one’s talents with others.  As the official ambassador of Ronald McDonald House Charities, whose mission is to create, find and support programs that directly improve the health and well-being of children,...

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WATERMELON FESTIVAL WELCOMES MIRACLE DOLLS TO FESTIVAL, SATURDAY NIGHT AT 6PM.

Posted by on Jul 28, 2013 in Melon Music, Press | Comments Off

WATERMELON FESTIVAL WELCOMES MIRACLE DOLLS TO FESTIVAL, SATURDAY NIGHT AT 6PM.

MIRACLE DOLLS is a twin sister fronted Rock band that sounds like Blondie meet The Beatles. Their new album is “Kiss Me Auras” and was produced by John Avila from Oingo Boingo and was featured in Recording Magazine. The band has also played on the Warp Tour. Additionally MIRACLE DOLLS has a Non-Profit Organization that gets guitars donated to various Native American reservations in the United States. Follow them at   www.miracledolls.com. The band is Danielle De La Rosa on Bass and Vocals, Desiree De La Rosa on Guitar andVocals, and Hana...

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WATERMELON FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES LEELA BELLY DANCE TROUPE PERFORMANCE ON SATURDAY AT 5PM.

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WATERMELON FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES LEELA BELLY DANCE TROUPE PERFORMANCE ON SATURDAY AT 5PM.

The beautiful art of Belly Dance is considered a derivative of the world’s oldest known documented dance forms, reaching back through pre-history and across many continents and cultures. Belly Dance is practiced by people of every age, size, race, ethnicity, color and creed; it is a welcoming, all-inclusive art form that fosters positive community values and promotes a climate of mutuality, respect and understanding between groups. The Leela Dance troupe has performed to enchanted audiences all through the Southland, receiving rave reviews...

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KARISSA LEE MAKES RARE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA APPEARANCE, SATURDAY AT 3:00PM

Posted by on Jul 28, 2013 in Melon Music, Press | Comments Off

KARISSA LEE MAKES RARE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA APPEARANCE, SATURDAY AT 3:00PM

Karissa Lee was discovered originally by PMW Music during their National New Artist Search held in San Francisco, Ca in 2012. Equipped with her guitar and the latest Taylor Swift song, she impressed the judges with her vocals, musical style and high-energy personality. She was then offered a 1-song record deal (Our Summer) and that later turned into a 2-song deal (Over You). Besides her love of music, she also dances competitively at Dance Elite All-Stars in Rocklin, California and can be seen performing on stage at various local community...

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WATERMELON FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES VIZA BAND TO HEADLINE OPENING NIGHT FRIDAY, AUGUST 16 AT 8PM.

Posted by on Jul 28, 2013 in Melon Music, Press | Comments Off

WATERMELON FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES VIZA BAND TO HEADLINE OPENING NIGHT FRIDAY, AUGUST 16 AT 8PM.

VIZA is an internationally successful septet known for their erratically amusing blend of energized international rock. Unique in its musical arsenal is the inclusion of loud and percussion blended with more traditional rock elements such as guitar, bass and drums. This fascinating fusion, combined with dramatic and powerful live performances, have garnered VIZA significant worldwide success. The Festival is pleased to have them on opening night.  For more information on the band please visit...

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RADIO DISNEY ROAD CREW RETURNS TO WATERMELON FESTIVAL WITH STAGE PERFORMANCE.

Posted by on Jul 28, 2013 in Melon Music, News, Press | Comments Off

RADIO DISNEY ROAD CREW RETURNS TO WATERMELON FESTIVAL WITH STAGE PERFORMANCE.

The Radio Disney Road Crew returns to the 52nd Annual Watermelon Festival, on Saturday, August 17 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm, with inter-active hands-on music and contests filled with games, prizes and giveaways. Additionally, at 2:00pm the Radio Disney Road Crew will be on the Main Stage with an energetic set sure to please all the festival goers and Disney...

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