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The Lineup

Week 1: June 28 & 29

Saturday, June 29 is Pride Night at Berkshire Busk!

Use the buttons below  to see what each weekend has to offer!

Main Stage! Friday Night, June 28th: 6:30  - 10:00 PM

On Railroad Street in downtown Great Barrington.


The Funk Box Dance Studio: Lower Railroad

The Funk Box Dance Studio is Massachusetts first breaking Studio! Where the youth not only learns breaking as a dance style and culture but how to express themselves within the artform.

Luna Faun: Lower Railroad

Luna Faun is a Berkshire County based multi prop performer specializing in fire, snake dancing, and flow arts. She does what moves me, intending to create a sacred space of ritualistic self expression. She wants you to be inspired by the individually unique, yet universal dialect of movement.

Noah Robertson: Upper Railroad

Noah Robertson 14yrs old, is a young, performing guitarist/singer/songwriter all the way from Australia. Noah is excited to be returning to Berkshire Busk while he is in Massachusetts to attend The Berklee College of Music Summer Program in Boston. Recently endorsed as a PRS Pulse Artist and a regular gigging musician back home in Australia, Noah’s playing style will rock your socks off with a mix of rock, soft rock, pop and blues as he switches between both acoustic and electric guitars to entertain his audiences.
Friday Night, June 28th: 6:30  - 8:30 PM

All around downtown Great Barrington.


Garrin Benfield: Rubiner's Alley

Brooklyn and Hillsdale, NY-based singer songwriter Garrin Benfield has released five full length albums and has been touring nationally since 2000. Employing live looping, Garrin improvises rhythmic jams and soundscapes that emerge organically from his own original songs and eclectic covers.

Rick and Marilyn: Castle Street Corner

Rick and Marilyn perform Guitar-centric, edgy, acoustic rock music. Rick's intricate guitar solos support Marilyn's heartfelt vocals and driving rhythm guitar while they play originals and classic hippie/folk/rock songs.

Balloon Ben: Robin's Candy

Balloon Ben has been twisting and entertaining in Berkshire County and beyond for 12 years. His unique style allows him to meet almost any request. He loves a challenge, so feel free to use your imagination in your requests from this talented Airbender. Your imagination is the limit!

Brian Hailes: Gorham & Norton

Folk, rock, …and so much more! Brian Hailes has a wide range of styles that includes blues, country, jazz, and Broadway. As a trained opera singer he may even throw in a little Mozart!

Carolyn Shapiro: Carr Hardware

Carolyn Shapiro is an old-time banjo player and songwriter from the Southern Adirondacks whose sound is rooted in the old songs of Appalachia. Blending her sultry flavor with a traditional style, Carolyn's music feeds the soul like a good home-cooked meal. She writes songs inspired by the world around her with a unique voice that will stop you in your tracks.

Josh Driver: Triplex Courtyard

Josh Driver aka electrifunk is a musician living in Millerton, NY. He is a one man band with the help of his loop pedal, keyboards, guitar and voice. He plays many different genres from folk to reggae, dance to lo-fi beats. If you’ve never heard of live looping, be sure to stop by and watch the magic happen!
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