2018 Play-In Contest Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Kalamazoo Fretboard Festival Play-In Contest. These fantastic acts will join the lineup for the Kalamazoo Fretboard Festival this year!

Much praise and gratitude to the judges: John Sinkevics of Local Spins, Matthew Smith of Louie's, Cyrus Zerbe of Arcadia Ales.


Acoustic Winner

Sarah Lynn Band



Electric Winner

Cosmic Knot