Limited print CD to be released opening night of Racket Fest 2020
Racket Fest 2020 has announced the release of a compilation CD featuring 19 original songs from bands that will be performing at this year’s festival.
The release date for the album is February 27, 2020, coinciding with the kickoff of the three day festival. The 2020 original music fest will be hosted in The Hall of Racket at O’Marro’s Public House, 2211 Oregon Street, Oshkosh.
The album was made available presale to Racket Fest 2020 VIP supporters. Organizers have said that fewer than 60 copies remain available to the general public. They expect most of the albums will sell at the festival, which runs February 27-29. Remaining albums will be available at the Exclusive Company in Oshkosh and Appleton, as well as online.
The limited run album will cost $5.00 at O’Marro’s opening night Thursday, and $7.00 after.
Here is the Racket Fest 2020 Compilation Album list of bands (Oshkosh area band unless noted, reunion bands identified by *):
- The Guilty Wanted*
- IfIHadAHiFi (Milwaukee)
- Dallas Orbiter (Minneapolis)
- The French New Wave* (Madison/Milwaukee)
- H. Chinaski*
- The Present Age
- Bron Sage (Madison)
- Horace Greene
- Something Phonic*
- Babel Fish*
- Spy vs Spy
- The Mighty Deerlick (Milwaukee)
- Cave Paintings (Appleton)
- The Catastrophe*
- Redshift Headlights
- Daydream Retrievers (Milwaukee)
The 2020 compilation album is the second release by Racket Fest, with their first compilation album released at Racket Fest 2019.