Forecastle Festival 2017: Full Recap

Walking into Forecastle Festival, the sensory overload immediately hits you. The ground vibrating, the sculpture installations, it smelled like sunscreen and sweat. It’s held right on the riverfront in downtown Louisville, so the beautiful Ohio river is the backdrop for three out of the four stages – it was like the park was built for … [Read more…]

Forecastle Festival 2017: Day Three

Ahhhh day three: The last day of Forecastle 2017. My feet were saying “finally” but my heart was saying “noooo it can’t be over!” But I walked into the festival excited, because today was the lineup of all lineups: Whitney, Charles Bradley, Foxygen, Conor Oberst, PJ Harvey, and Weezer. Unfortunately, Whitney had to cancel because … [Read more…]

Forecastle Festival 2017: Day Two

Day two! Not nearly as hungover as I thought I’d be. We slept in a little, had mimosas and lunch at a local spot, then headed to the festival. Already, we could tell the weather was exceptionally better than yesterday. Although it was just as warm, there was no humidity today, and I don’t think … [Read more…]

Forecastle Festival 2017: Day One

Today was day one at Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Kentucky. The festival I dream about all year. This year is an especially awesome year, because it’s an anniversary year. Also adding an extra dash of special? This year my boyfriend and I are bringing two of our best friends to join us. (Pro tip: Festival … [Read more…]