Forecastle Festival Announces Lineup Additions
Featuring The War On Drugs, Zz Ward, Robert Delong,
Mariachi El Bronx And More
Daily Lineups Revealed, Single Day Tickets On Sale
Friday, April 10 At Noon ET
LOUISVILLE, KY (April 7, 2015) – The Forecastle Festival rounds out the lineup for its 2015 event with the additions of critically acclaimed Philly rockers The War on Drugs, blues-infused singer-songwriter ZZ Ward, genre-bending experimentalist Robert DeLong, and punk-rockers-turned-Latin-balladeers Mariachi El Bronx, who join Sam Smith, My Morning Jacket, Widespread Panic, Modest Mouse and more than 50 acts. The three-day music celebration, now in its 13th year, will take place July 17-19, 2015, at the award-winning Waterfront Park, a sweeping green space on the banks of the Ohio River framed by the skyline of downtown Louisville.
The festival also welcomes Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds, Chris Stapleton, Lower Dens, Lizzo, Gabriel Garzón-Montano, Dr. Dundiff & Friends, and Fat Tony to the 2015 lineup in addition to the return of ASCAP Hours featuring an exciting mix of artists on the rise including Earl Burrows and Jeffrey James.
Single day passes will be available beginning Friday, April 10 at Noon ET. A limited number of single day general admission tickets will be available starting at $74.50 + fees. Single day VIP passes will also be available for $199.50 + fees, offering special entry lanes into the festival, premium viewing areas, exclusive bar and restrooms, free access to the Bourbon Lodge and more.
General admission weekend passes are currently available for $184.50 + fees. VIP and all-inclusive travel packages options are also on sale now. All festival tickets are available at ForecastleFest.com, Ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster outlets.
Details on late-night shows, Bourbon Lodge and other Forecastle events will be available soon.
Highlighted in Rolling Stone as “one of the coolest festivals in America” and acclaimed by American Songwriter as “a rock and roll paradise,” the Forecastle Festival has evolved from a small community event into one of the country’s premier festival destinations.
The full breakdown of lineup by day can be found below. For the latest news and updates from Forecastle Festival, fans can visit ForecastleFest.com, Facebook and Twitter and sign up for theForecastle newsletter.
FRIDAY, JULY 17
Cage The Elephant
St. Paul and the Broken Bones
Cold War Kids
JEFF the Brotherhood
People Under the Stairs
Fly Golden Eagle
Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds
SATURDAY, JULY 18
My Morning Jacket
The War on Drugs
Shovels & Rope
The Lone Bellow
Mariachi El Bronx
The Barr Brothers
Dr. Dundiff & Friends
SUNDAY, JULY 19
Portugal. The Man
The Tallest Man on Earth
First Aid Kit
Over the Rhine