Forecastle Festival Sets 2018 Lineup: Chris Stapleton, Arcade Fire, Modest Mouse, Jason Isbell to Headline

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Forecastle Festival Sets 2018 Lineup: Chris Stapleton, Arcade Fire, Modest Mouse, Jason Isbell to Headline

Louisville, Ky.’s Forecastle Festival returns for a 16th year on July 13-15, and this year’s bill boasts a number of magnetic names. The three-day, Ohio River-adjacent festival will feature headlining sets from Kentucky’s own Chris Stapleton, indie-rock bastions Arcade Fire and Modest Mouse, and alt-country dynamos Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit.

Other acts included on Forecastle’s impressive initial lineup include Houndmouth, The War on Drugs, Father John Misty, Courtney Barnett, Kurt Vile & The Violators, T-Pain, Jenny Lewis, Margo Price, White Reaper, Hiss Golden Messenger and Ron Gallo, among many others. You can listen to a Spotify playlist blending the fest’s 2018 artists right here.

Tickets go on sale this Friday, Jan. 19 at 10 a.m. EST via ForecastleFest.com, with a limited quantity starting at $149.50 plus fees. Find further ticket info on the fest’s website.

See Forecastle’s full 2018 lineup below, beneath a 2011 Isbell performance from the Paste Cloud.

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Chris Stapleton
Arcade Fire
Modest Mouse 
Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit
Houndmouth 
The War on Drugs 
Father John Misty 
Vance Joy
Courtney Barnett 
NF
Jimmy Eat World
Kurt Vile & The Violators
Louis the Child
T-Pain
Jenny Lewis 
Margo Price
Vic Mensa
Oh Wonder
Punch Brothers
Rainbow Kitten Surprise
Lucero 
White Reaper
Hippie Sabotage
Teddy Abrams and friends
PVRIS
Quinn XCII
AJR
I’m With Her
Jai Wolf
Hiss Golden Messenger
Khruangbin
Westside Gunn + Conway
Tyminski
Colony House
SAINt JHN
Berhana
Brent Cobb
Ron Gallo
Morgan Saint
Spencer Lee Band
Matt Maeson
Devon Gilfillian
Arlie
Biyo
Flagship

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