Riverbend Music Festival: Day 1 Recap

Riverbend Music Festival took place June 3rd through June 5th, 2022 in Chattanooga, TN

<p class="text-align-right">Brothers Osborne 6/3/2022 at Riverbend Festival | Dylan Basden Photography</p>

Brothers Osborne 6/3/2022 at Riverbend Festival | Dylan Basden Photography

After three years of downtime, Riverbend returns to Chattanooga with a bang.

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Brothers Osborne 6/3/2022 at Riverbend Festival | Dylan Basden Photography

Day one featured a headlining performance from country duo Brother's Osborne. The Maryland natives have garnered a lot of hype in recent years. Performing hits like "It Ain't My Fault" and "I'm Not For Everyone," the duo certainly didn't disappoint. Despite a rather large interruption of fireworks from a nearby baseball game, the duo rolled with the punches and delivered a great ending to day one of Riverbend.

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Elle King 6/3/2022 at Riverbend Festival | Dylan Basden Photography

Elle King closed out the Budweiser stage. The "Ex's & Oh's" and "Drunk (And I Don't Wanna Go Home)" singer drew quite the crowd with her fiery performance. Elle King's attitude of being who she wants to be and living her own life felt instantly relatable with the crowd, giving her that extra special moment with the fans.

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Jenny Lewis 6/3/2022 at Riverbend Festival | Dylan Basden Photography

Friday's lineup also included performances from Jenny Lewis, Devon Gilfillian, Kendell Marvel, Bexar, and Rick Rushing. Lewis and Gilfillian's sets were certainly two standouts of the day, with both performing with so much passion and gusto. 

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Devon Gilfillian 6/3/2022 at Riverbend Festival | Dylan Basden Photography

While three stages with an all-star lineup, Riverbend actually felt quite small in the best way possible. With no overlap on the main stages and easy travel between all three stages it was easy to catch everyone you wanted to see. 

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Kendell Marvel 6/3/2022 at Riverbend Festival | Dylan Basden Photography

Day two of Riverbend kicks off today, with doors opening at 2:00 p.m. EST. Cage The Elephant, Grace Potter, Moon Taxi, Niko Moon, Arrested Development, and a couple of local acts are set to perform. Moon Taxi is even planning a Rage Against The Machine set!


Riverbend Music Festival: Day Two Recap

Riverbend Music Festival: Day Three Recap 

Today's Lineup

12-5am Indie
5am-12pm Rock
12-1pm Local
1-4pm Folk
4-7pm Pop
7-8pm R&B
8-9pm Island Sounds
9-11pm Rap

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