Forecastle Festival 2013 Lineup

LOUISVILLE, KY – The Forecastle Festival is excited to announce the initial lineup for its 11th annual three-day music celebration, featuring Grammy Award winners The Black Keys, alongside The String Cheese Incident and the Avett Brothers leading the festival’s rich, eclectic offerings. The event will again take place July 12 – 14, 2013 at Louisville’s scenic, award-winning Waterfront Park.

The Black Keys, The String Cheese Incident
The Avett Brothers The Flaming Lips
Alabama Shakes
Jim James
Animal Collective
Old Crow Medicine Show
Grace Potter & The Nocturnals, The Forecastle Incident (with special guests), Young the Giant, Big Boi, Matt & Kim, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Purity Ring, The Joy Formidable, Datsik, Dawes, Griz,Kurt Vile & The Violators, Toro y Moi, Bob Mould Band, El-P & Killer Mike, Baauer, Bombino, Moon Taxi, Freakwater, Foxygen, Greensky Bluegrass, Wild Belle, Tift Merritt, TOKiMONSTA, Shovels & Rope, Salva, Night Beds, MNDR, Churchill, Ryan Hemsworth, Rubblebucket, Alasdair Roberts & Friends, Mona, The 23 String Band, Wheeler Brothers, A Lion Named Roar, and The Pass.

Tickets for this year’s festival go on sale this Wednesday, March 6th at Noon EST on Purchase tickets in full, or opt for one of our special payment plans, available for both General Admission or VIP tickets.

Highlighted in Rolling Stone as a top event in 2012, and acclaimed by Outside as one of the “Top 15 Outdoor Festivals in the USA,” the Forecastle Festival has evolved into one of the country’s premier festival destinations. The event offers an immersive experience that’s distinctly Louisville- beyond the first-class musical lineup—highlighting the region’s burgeoning culinary and arts scene, Kentucky’s unique bourbon heritage and more. The festival continues to emphasize sustainability practices and conservation initiatives, highlighted through the festival’s non-profit organization, the Forecastle Foundation.


Indie Underground Playlist for 8-20-12

The Indie Underground Hour on WRLT

w/ Doyle from Grimey’s New & Preloved Music

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Indie Underground Hour 8-20-12

Nude Beach – Radio (II, Other Music Recording Co.)
Seapony – What You Wanted (Falling, Hardly Art)
The New Pornographers – Think About Me (Just Tell Me That You Want Me, Hear Music)
Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti – Only In My Dreams (Mature Themes, 4AD)
Wild Cub – Jonti (Youth, Big Light Recordings)
Animal Collective – Today’s Supernatural (Centipede Hz, Domino)
Radney Foster – Nobody Wins (Del Rio, TX Revisited, Devil’s River Records)
Two Gallants – Broken Eyes (The Bloom & The Blight, ATO)
Dylan LeBlanc – Brother (Cast The Same Old Shadow, Rough Trade)
Los Lobos – Angels With Dirty Faces (Kiko Live, Shout Factory)
Little Barrie – Surf Hell (King Of The Waves, Tummytouch Records)
Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Bag Of Bones (Meat & Bone, Mom+Pop)
Turbo Fruits – Sweet Thang (Butter, Serpents & Snakes)
Dum Dum Girls – Lord Knows (End Of Daze EP, Sub Pop)


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