Forecastle Fest Adds Robert Plant, Boys Noize & more


The Forecastle Festival is excited to announce several additions to its acclaimed lineup for the 11th annual three-day music celebration, including Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters and more. The event will again take place July 12 – 14, 2013 at Louisville’s scenic, award-winning Waterfront Park.

Also added to the lineup are German producer Boys Noize, singer/songwriter Sarah Jarosz and the soulful sensuality of Los Angeles’ inc. A full list of confirmed acts can be found below.

In addition to performances at Waterfront Park, the Forecastle Festival will feature late night shows on the historic Belle of Louisville and other landmark locations throughout Louisville. Headliners The String Cheese Incident will make a special late night appearance at the Louisville Palace on Saturday, July 13th. Tickets for The String Cheese Incident late night show will go on sale April 13. Weekend passes for the festival are on sale now. Details on other late night performances, as well as info on the daily schedule and single day tickets, will be announced in April.


  • The Black Keys
  • The String Cheese Incident
  • The Avett Brothers
  • Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters
  • The Flaming Lips
  • Alabama Shakes
  • Jim James
  • Grace Potter and the Nocturnals
  • Animal Collective
  • Old Crow Medicine Show
  • The Forecastle Incident (with Special Guests)
  • Young the Giant
  • Big Boi
  • Matt & Kim
  • Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings
  • Purity Ring
  • The Joy Formidable
  • Boys Noize
  • Datsik
  • Dawes
  • GRiZ
  • Kurt Vile & the Violators
  • Toro Y Moi
  • Bob Mould Band
  • El-P & Killer Mike
  • Baauer
  • Bombino
  • Rubblebucket
  • Moon Taxi
  • Freakwater
  • Foxygen
  • Greensky Bluegrass
  • Tift Merritt
  • Shovels & Rope
  • Wild Belle
  • Sarah Jarosz
  • Pimps of Joytime
  • Inc.
  • Night Beds
  • MNDR
  • Churchill
  • Ryan Hemsworth
  • Salva
  • Alasdair Roberts & Friends
  • Mona
  • The 23 String Band
  • The Wheeler Brothers
  • A Lion Named Roar
  • The Pass


    [Published on: 3/26/13]

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