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Del McCoury says musical variety is key to festival’s success

December 22nd, 2022 by WCBC Radio

The initial lineup for the 15th annual DelFest event  was announced last week by festival organizers and once again the festival will feature a wide variety of musical genres. The four-day event will feature more than 30 performers, including daily shows from the Del McCoury Band. Additional acts will be added in the weeks leading up to the Memorial Day weekend event. One of the top bluegrass and Americana music events in the country, DelFest is held at the Allegany County Fairgrounds in Cumberland. The dates for the 2023  festival are May 25-28. While the legend himself, Del McCoury,  admits he is partial to bluegrass- he believes the secret of  success of the annual festival is the musical diversity…