Preview: The Werk Out Music & Arts Festival

Chris DeVille, Columbus Alive

Presented by: "Psychedelic dance rock" specialists The Werks, a rising power in the national jam band scene

Recommended if you like: Jam bands, Americana, electronic and any other genre that allows you to just "step back and feel the music"

Three acts not to miss: Beloved headliners The Werks, demonic robo-DJs roeVy and the masterfully named Ultraviolet Hippopotamus are three must-sees.

Full lineup: The Werks, Dark Star Orchestra with special guest Donna Jean Godchaux, EOTO and Kyle Hollingsworth Band, Everyone Orchestra + Michael Kang, Donna Jean Godchaux Band with Jeff Mattson, The New Mastersounds, Future Rock, Ganga Giri, Johnny Neel, Jamie Janover (solo set & lecture on Unified Field Theory), Family Groove Company, The Ragbirds, Ultraviolet Hippopotamus, Rumpke Mountain Boys, roeVy, The Twin Cats, Freekbot (Freekbass + DJ Tobotius), Mike Perkins, The Floorwalkers, The Mantras Fiddleworms, Jahman Brahman, Psychedelphia Boogie Matrix, Higher Organix, Romeo Champagne, Jones for Revival, Fletcher's Grove, Headstash, Grown Folks Band, Andy Shaw Band, Fresh Hops, Arpetrio, Eumatik, Sweet Earth, Blue Moon Soup, Wheels, The Folkadelics, Broccoli Samurai, Soul Rebels, First Street Heat, Canago, Glostik Willy, Nine False Suns, Oh Kee Pa (Phish Tribute), Dr. Dwyer, Lost Lingo, Sport Fishing USA, The Manifest Station, Aliver Hall, Carma + Attak, DJ Thunder St. Clair, The Main Squeeze, The Show, Pilgrims Of The Wild, DJ Creepingbear

Where: Zane Shawnee Caverns, a Bellefontaine campground located about an hour northwest of Downtown Columbus

When: All day Friday-Sunday, Sept. 9-11

How much: $65

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