July 29, 2012 - 7:03pm
Though the two days I hit Forecastle were great, the surge of hippies that engulfed the stage was greater. Good times hanging out with the stench of body odor and live music.
Press passes were limited for our publication during this year's Forecastle event, so I was only able to get a ticket for the Sunday show, but wanted to catch bands that were playing both Saturday & Sunday. So rather than pay the additional sixty or seventy bucks to get in, I decided to get...
July 12, 2010 - 2:00pm
The Flaming Lips weren't the only band closing down Forecastle Festival 2010. Florida punks, Against Me!, made a strong showing on second stage to their enthusiastic fan base.
“Hi. We’re the Flaming Lips…” smirked Against Me!’s Tom Gabel before punching the first power chord of the Florida punk outfit’s energetic second stage Forecastle Festival set Sunday night.
July 29, 2012 - 6:57pm
Forecastle's Speakeasy Cinema was silent every time I tried to visit. Better luck next year?
In the spirit of sampling the art and activism as well as awesome music, I’ve ducked into Forecastle’s "Speakeasy Cinema" twice this weekend. I actually wanted to see the Flaming Lips documentary before they go onstage Sunday night.