Lotus has had a number of big announcements for fans this week. Yesterday, the jamtronica all-stars announced an intimate two-night run at Colorado’s scenic Mishawaka Amphitheatre, which will take place this fall on September 21st and 22nd. On the heels of this exciting new run, today, Lotus has announced additional artists as support for their annual Summerdance festival, which will take place from August 30th to September 2nd at Garrettsville, Ohio’s Nelson Ledges Quarry Park.In addition to three nights and six sets of Lotus, the band has tapped a number of fan-favorite performers, new and old to help fill out the bill. Per tradition, Summerdance will host a number of spin-off groups and side projects from Lotus’ band members—including Octave Cat, which features the band’s Jesse Miller plus Dopapod‘s Eli Winderman and Charlie Patierno; Luke The Knife, a DJ set from Lotus’ Luke Miller; and a special DJ set from Lotus’ Mike Greenfield. In addition to a yet-to-be-announced headliner on Thursday, Summerdance will also see performances from Broccoli Samurai, Muscle Tough, Consider The Source, and Magic Beans.For more information and for ticketing for Lotus’ annual Summerdance celebration, head here.
Forty-year old Cameroun football legend, Rigobert Song, has reportedly left his coma state but is still fighting for his life after suffering a stroke attack in Yaounde, Cameroun on Sunday.The former Liverpool and West Ham defender who had 137 caps for the Indomitable Lions and a gold medal at the 2000 Olympics, is now breathing unassisted but is still in a critical condition after suffering a cerebral aneurysm that left him immobile.Song, who is the current head coach of Chad’s senior national team, was in a critical condition after a stroke. He reportedly fell ill at his home in the Cameroon capital and was said to be in a coma,according to French publication L’Equipe.Following his shock illness the world has unified in whishing the Ex- international a speedy recovering stars that includes Samuel Eto’o, Didier Drogba, Jamie Carragher, Robbie Fowler amongst othersShare this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram