FRONT ROYAL, Virginia (LifeSiteNews) – Ranked as one of the top music festivals in America, the Appaloosa Roots Music Festival is back in 2021 featuring some of the finest up and coming artists in the Celtic, Bluegrass, and Americana music scenes. But what makes this event completely different from other major music festivals is the family atmosphere, culminating in a celebration of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass. Catholic families from all over Northern Virginia and beyond flock to the Shenandoah Valley for Appaloosa. Speaking with LifeSite’s Jim Hale, Dan Fedoryka of the band Scythian explained how his Ukrainian roots have impacted his musical style, and what makes the family-friendly Appaloosa festival so unique.