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Death Reported at Peach Music Festival in Pennsylvania

Nicole Bain, a 30-year-old woman, was found dead in aq tent at 1 am on Aug. 16 at the Peach Music Festival at Montage Mountain in Scranton, PA. The cause of death is not yet known.

It was the first death reported at a festival this summer. Last year, a number of attendees died at camping festival events.

Peach Fest has a distinct Allman Brothers feel. On Saturday night, Jaimoe Johanson and Warren Haynes joined Gregg Allman during his solo set and performed "Hot 'Lanta," "Melissa," "One Way Out" and several other songs. 

Willie Nelson, Bob Weir, Bill Kreutzmann, Santana, Bruce Hornsby, Trombone Shorty, G. Love, Keller Williams, Joe Russo and Dark Star Orchestra also performed at the three-day fest.

Steve Bloom

Steve Bloom

Publisher of, editor-in-chief of Freedom Leaf, co-author of Pot Culture and Reefer Movie Madness, and the former editor of High Times.