April 28, 2012 - 7:32pm
The finishing act for the main event at Halfway to Forecastle 2011 was none other than Pretty Lights - one of the hottest names in electronic music. Here are some pictures from the show.
For those of you who don't know, Forecastle is - yes, a music festival - but is designed by JK McKnight to be so much more than that. According to forecastlefest.com, it's a music festival that is trying to establish a cultural entertainment medium equally showcased in a scenic, outdoor...
February 24, 2011 - 9:05am
Forecastle founder JK McKnight is set to announce Thursday morning that Forecastle will not come to the riverfront again until 2012, and when it returns, things will be different.
The Forecastle Festival tenth anniversary concert has been shelved for a year with the cancellation of the 2011 concert. Forecastle founder JK McKnight announced Thursday morning that Forecastle will not come to the riverfront again until 2012, and when it returns, things will be different....
December 23, 2010 - 6:52pm
A highly subjective list of my favorite musical experiences of the year -- all enjoyed here in Louisville. Add your own favorites to the list.
#1 My Morning Jacket performing with the Louisville Youth Orchestra and Wax FangAs "local" bands go, MMJ is not too shabby. They always put on a killer show and having them christen (for me, anyway) the brand new Yum! Center with our very own Louisville Youth Orchestra and Wax Fang on Halloween eve...
July 24, 2010 - 11:22am
The Black Crowes roost at HullabaLOU.
July 29, 2012 - 8:03pm
As the weekend came to a sobering and screeching halt, so did the close of Forecastle. After a weekend full of drinking in the sun and listening to live music, a fan looks back.
As the weekend came to a sobering and screeching halt, so did the close of Forecastle, and as I was exiting the gates with the close of the Flaming Lips show I was completely drained. Two days of drinking in the sun, surfing through the crowds of thousands of attendees, and neglecting your normal...