The Forecastle Festival is proud to announce the complete <music.art.activism> line-ups for the 7th annual event, July 25th – 27th at the Riverfront Belvedere in Louisville, KY. Complete information can be found at www.forecastlefest.com. Among the headliners for the expanded three day festival are Method Man, leader of the Wu-Tang Clan and cast member on HBO’s acclaimed series “The Wire”, Philadelphia’s trance-fusion jam band The Disco Biscuits, and Grammy Award winners the Del McCoury Band.
Tickets go on sale next Wednesday, April 30th at 10AM via TicketWeb, Ticketmaster, and select regional outlets in participating cities including ear X-tacy Records in Louisville, CD Central in Lexington, Euclid Records in St. Louis, Grimey’s in Nashville, Indy CD & Vinyl in Indianapolis, Landlocked Records in Bloomington, and Shake-It Records in Cincinnati. Advanced tickets range from $15 – 20 per day, day of show $18 – 23. Two-day and three-day passes also available, as well as a limited number of VIP.
MUSIC: Disco Biscuits, Method Man, Tortoise, Z-Trip, Ekoostik Hookah, Del McCoury Band, Dr. Dog, Margot and the Nuclear So & So’s, Morning State, Film School (mem. of Pavement), Unwed Sailor, Delvin & Darko of Spank Rock, Snowden, The New Mastersounds, Groovatron, Extra Golden, Catfish Haven, DJ 2nd Nature, Cabin, Code Red, People Noise, Paradigm, Prizzy Prizzy Please, The Seedy Seeds, Otis Gibbs, Pomegranates, D.W. Box and One Long Song, The Photographic, Noizejoi, Backyard Tire Fire, Arnett Hollow, Mighty Mudkids, Jamili Brown, Go Van Gogh, The Seedy Seeds, The Town Criers (mem. of Fire the Saddle), The Giving Tree Band, All We Seabees, Brigid Kailen & Peter Searcy, Josh Garrels, Chris Volpe
ART: Alexis Culver, Emily Detrick, Russell May, Jessica Riordan, McKinley Moore, Michele Korfhage, Michael Koerner, Monica A. Vincent, Mary K. Norman, Susan Kehr, Pat Collins, Ryan Goff, Terry Tap, Walter Early, Meredith Carr
ACTIVISM: Appalachian Trail Conservancy, Earth First!, Mountain Justice Summer, Sierra Club, Dogwood Alliance, Southern Energy Network, Earthsave, Carbonfund, Headcount, Buckeye Forest Council, Kentucky Trails Association, Ohio River Foundation, RESULTS Global Grassroots, Kentucky Heartwood, National Council of Churches’ Eco-Justice Program, Ohio Valley Creative Energy, Kentucky Waterways Alliance, Kentucky Resources Council, Kentuckians For The Commonwealth, Community Farm Alliance, Valley Watch, Olmsted Park Conservancy, Breaking New Grounds, Future Fund, UK Green Thumb, Bicycling for Louisville, Caldwell Eco-Center, Cultivating Connections, KAIRE, Urban Seeds, Bike Couriers Bike Shop, Slow Foods Bluegrass, Narrow Ridge Earth Literacy Center, CART w/ many more to be announced