Forecastle Festival | Widespread Panic, The Word & More

This year’s installment of Forecastle Festival will take place at Louisville’s Waterfront Park, a sweeping green space on the banks of the Ohio River framed by the skyline of downtown Louisville, on July 17 -19. Today, Forecastle organizers have revealed the initial lineup for this year’s festival.

Sam Smith, My Morning Jacket, Widespread Panic and Modest Mouse have been tapped to headline Forecastle ’15. Cage The Elephant, Houndmouth, TWEEDY, Tallest Man On Earth and Portugal. The Man are also aboard for this year’s Forecastle. We’re also excited to see The Word featuring Robert Randolph, John Medeski, Luther Dickinson, Cody Dickinson and Chris Chew will perform at the festival.

Weekend passes go on sale this Friday, January 30, at noon ET via and all Ticketmaster outlets. A limited number of weekend passes start at $144.50 plus fees. VIP experiences, travel packages and payment plan options will also be available.

Forecastle Festival 2015 Initial Lineup

Sam Smith
My Morning Jacket
Widespread Panic
Modest Mouse
Cage the Elephant
Tallest Man On Earth
Portugal. The Man
RL Grime
First Aid Kit
Shovels & Rope
Big K.R.I.T.
The Word
Cold War Kids
The Gaslight Anthem
Sturgill Simpson
St. Paul & the Broken Bones
San Fermin
Over The Rhine
The Lone Bellow
People Under The Stairs
The Barr Brothers
Milo Greene
The SteelDrivers
Field Report
Speedy Ortiz
Son Lux
JEFF The Brotherhood
King Tuff
Noah Gundersen
Twin Peaks
Fly Golden Eagle
Diarrhea Planet
The Revivalists
White Reaper
Twin Limb
Knox Hamilton
Parker Millsap