The James Burton Foundation is holding the annual International Guitar Festival August 22 through August 24 this year, with some awesome performances scheduled for August 23 at 7:30 p.m. at the Municipal Auditorium in downtown Shreveport.  

The Foundation released the incredible list of this year's performers. However, they did hold back one surprise guest that we can't release until later, so be watching for that; it's a BIG name.

  • James Burton (Living Legend) - and family
  • Priscilla Presley (Special Guest)
  • Trace Adkins (Country Music Legend)
  • Paul Schaffer (David Letterman Show)
  • Ann Wilson (Heart)
  • Mike Wolfe (American Pickers Reality Show)
  • Jimmie Vaughn (The Fabulous Thunderbirds)
  • Seymour Duncan (Legendary Pickup Maker/Guitarist)
  • Rick Derringer (The McCoys/Edgar Winter/Rick Derringer Group)
  • Gunnar Nelson (The Nelsons)
  • Lee Rocker (Stray Cats)
  • Doyle Dykes (Legendary Grand Ole Opry Artist/Guitar Aficionado)
  • Haley Dykes (Country/Bluegrass Artist)
  • The Vosburys (Cole and Family)
  • Richie Furay (Buffalo Springfield/Poco)
  • Marty and Noel Haggard (The Merle Haggard Family)
  • Lincoln Brewster (Contemporary Christian Artist/Guitarist)
  • Rob Hanes (Memphis Keyboard Boogie Woogie King)
  • Rick Vito (Fleetwood Mac)
  • Billy Burnett (Fleetwood Mac)

Tickets for the event are available through