NewWestFest 2012 headliners are Michael Franti, Alison Krauss and Gipsy Kings

Alison Krauss and Union Station
Alison Krauss and Union Station

This weekend, NewWestFest revealed musical groups Michael Franti & Spearhead, Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas and Gipsy Kings as its 2012 headliners.

“As always, Bohemian Nights is proud to present a diverse and incredibly talented offering of nationally distinguished musicians to anchor the nighttime shows,” said Merry Hummell, Director of Music Events at Bohemian Foundation, in the press release. “Headliner artists reinforce the 90+ Colorado band lineup and the Colorado artists support the headliner shows.”

The weekend-long event starts August 10.