Louisville, KY’s Forecastle Festival is known for its great taste in music, delivering impressive and diverse lineups on a yearly basis. Embarking on its 16th year at sea, the the festival will return this July 13-15, 2018, led by Grammy-winning and nominated artists, including Southern rocker and Kentucky native Chris Stapleton, prismatic indie rockers Arcade Fire and alt-rock icons Modest Mouse. The three-day celebration of music, arts and activism will take place at the award-winning Waterfront Park, a sweeping green space on the banks of the Ohio River framed by the skyline of downtown Louisville, KY.
Additional musical acts include Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Houndmouth, The War On Drugs, Father John misty, Vance Joy, Courtney Barnett NF, Jimmy Eat World, Kurt Vile and the Violators, Louis The Child, T-Pain, Jenny Lewis, Margo Price, Vic Mensa, Oh Wonder, Punch Brothers and Rainbow Kitten Surprise will also round out the top slots. The lineup continues with Lucero, White Reaper, Hippie Sabotage, Hiss Golden Messenger, Khruangbin, and many more.
Forecastle stands out for its inclusive, multi-genre lineup, though it draws from many of the same names as Sloss Music Festival’s lineup that was revealed earlier this morning. See below for the full lineup, and visit the Forecastle website to learn more about GA, GA Plus, and VIP weekend passes that go on sale Friday at 10am ET.