ASCAP just announced the initial lineup for the 15th annual Sundance ASCAP Music Café as part of the 2013 Sundance Film Festival.
The Music Café - running during the daytime from January 18 through the 25 - were all hand-picked by ASCAP. "Every great film needs great music, and for 15 years, Sundance and ASCAP have celebrated the connection of sound and screen at the Sundance ASCAP Music Café," said ASCAP Assistant Vice President and Sundance ASCAP Music Café producer Loretta Muñoz, in a press release. "The eight days of outstanding programming provide the perfect environment for indie filmmakers to meet and network with composers and songwriters. Whether you're trying to find the perfect music for your movie, or vice-versa, the Sundance ASCAP Music Café is your hub for music throughout the Festival." Featured performers at the 15th annual Sundance ASCAP Music Café include: Jill Barber, Andrew Bird, Blue Sky Riders (Kenny Loggins, Georgia Middleman & Gary Burr), Dave Berg, Nataly Dawn, Kat Edmonson, Melanie Fiona, Frankmusik, The Head and the Heart, Here We Go Magic, Greg Holden, Eric Hutchinson, Paul Kelly, Dave Mason, MoZella, Sea Wolf, Kim Taylor and Drake White.
A final lineup will be announced in January. The Music Café will be located at Rich Haines Gallery (751 Main Street, Park City, UT) and will be free and open to all Festival credential holders (21 and older). Performances are scheduled to begin each day at 2 p.m.