NQC posts 2012 Schedule
The National Quartet Convention has just posted their 2012 mainstage schedule (hat tip, Jordan). Particularly noteworthy:
- Sisters have replaced the King’s Heralds in the four acapella mainstage slots.
- Rising groups or non-regulars highlighted on mainstage this year: Browns, Soul’d Out, Rick Webb Family, Browders, Naomi & the Segos, Paul’s Journey, Lesters, Taylors, Down East Boys.
- There will be an all quartet night; this year, it will be on Wednesday.
- Dailey & Vincent had to cancel their NQC set last year at the last minute due to illness. They’re not returning this year; Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver is providing the bluegrass representation this year.
- Artists not on the schedule include: Ernie Haase & Signature Sound, Freemans, Smoky Mountain Reunion, Ball Brothers, Hissong, Hayes Family, Janet Paschal, Bowlings.