My Morning Jacket Announces Forecastle 2012 Livestream Broadcast
My Morning Jacket will continue a series of monthly archival video broadcasts by livestreaming their July 14, 2012 performance at the Forecastle Festival. The guest-filled, 22-song set will air this Friday, August 7 at 8:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT on the JamBase Livestreams Calendar via MMJ’s Facebook and YouTube pages.
Forecastle takes place at Waterfront Park in My Morning Jacket’s hometown of Louisville. The band was joined by former member Johnny Quaid at varous points of the show as well as other guests including Andrew Bird. My Morning Jacket delivered a career-spanning performance that also featured a handful of choice covers.
While the livestream broadcast is free, viewers are urged to donate to the Forecastle Foundation. The 10-year-old organization’s mission is to “protect and connect the world’s natural awesome” by “shining a light on biodiversity hotspots.”