Song Stories

Eric Gilbert | Why I Started an Indie Music Festival

Episode Summary

I speak with Eric Gilbert, who is the co-founder and director of Treefort Music Fest, a music festival in Boise, IA. We talk about why the festival came to be and how it has impacted Boise's national reputation and local music scene.

Episode Notes

I speak with Eric Gilbert, who is the co-founder and director of Treefort Music Fest, a music festival in Boise, IA. The festival proudly hosts indie artists from all over the country. It also shines a spotlight on regional music, literature, art, food, and beer. We talk about why the festival came to be and how it has impacted Boise's national reputation and local music scene.