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Jim James one of many musicians to collaborate with Preservation Hall Jazz Band for their 50th anniversary celebration

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July 26, 2012
Jim James one of many musicians to collaborate with Preservation Hall Jazz Band for their 50th anniversary celebration

Download: “St. James Infirmary, Part. 1″ with Jim James In commemoration and celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the iconic venue Preservation Hall, the prolific New Orleans jazz legends Preservation Hall Jazz Band are set to release a live recording of the band’s acclaimed January 7th performance at Carnegie Hall.  Entitled St. Peter and 57th (September 25, Rounder...
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Review: My Morning Jacket & Kentucky musicians elevate Forecastle Festival to a whole new level

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July 19, 2012
Review: My Morning Jacket & Kentucky musicians elevate Forecastle Festival to a whole new level

You wanna know what Forecastle Festival is like? Ok. It’s a little something like this: Music. Art(ists). Ecology. Louisville-lovers. Dirty hippie dudes. Dirty hippie dames. Beardos. Rollie Fingers’ staches. Dreadlocks. Tye-dye. Bassheads. Potheads. River-bathers. Burlesque performances. Tree-huggers. Socialists. Liberals. Journalists. Hacky-sack circles. Sweaty people drinking PBR. Sweaty people making out. Sweaty people drinking PBRs...
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Forecastle X: Interview with Rachel Grimes

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July 13, 2012
Forecastle X: Interview with Rachel Grimes

Straight-up Louisville post-rock but with a dash of wooded folk and oft-haunting dual vocals, King's Daughters and Sons are just one of two avenues for checking out the stylings of Rachel Grimes this weekend. LouisvilleKY.com's Forecastle X preview coverage continues as Louisville-native Rachel Grimes speaks to the differences between solo and collaborative efforts, whether...
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Forecastle X: Interview with Wax Fang’s Scott Carney

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July 12, 2012
Wax Fang singer/songwriter/guitarist Scott Carney.

Wax Fang's relatively angst-free, smile-on-your-face jams are exceedingly refreshing in an age dominated by either the stripped-down or overly digitized. LouisvilleKY.com's Forecastle X preview coverage continues with singer/guitarist/songwriter Scott Carney speaking of "quadraphonic love affairs", the power of the local music scene, forthcoming Wax Fang releases and much more.
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Forecastle Festival preview: An interview with Kentucky’s Sleeper Agent is forthcoming

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July 10, 2012
Forecastle Festival preview: An interview with Kentucky’s Sleeper Agent is forthcoming

Well we’re only a few days out from Forecastle Festival X right here in good ole’ Louisville, Kentucky. The midwest’s music, art and activism mecca will be going down on Louisville’s Waterfront Park, and you can bet your ass I’ll be going gonzo all weekend long. So, I’m sitting here assembling my little hit list for the festival...
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Forecastle X: Holly Weyler talks of Local Love and Killer Jams

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July 8, 2012
Forecastle's first couple, JK McKnight and Holly Weyler.

LouisvilleKY.com continues its Forecastle X preview coverage today via an extended chat with 'She-Captain of the boat' Holly Weyler. Wearer of an untold number of hats, Weyler talks My Morning Jacket, the festival's 10-year-long progression towards big-boy-pants territory, the art of sharing our hometown and other nautical nonsense.
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My Morning Jacket’s Two-Tone Tommy talks about curating Louisville’s Forecastle Festival, band members’ solo projects, Grammy nods and what’s next for MMJ.

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July 6, 2012
My Morning Jacket’s Two-Tone Tommy talks about curating Louisville’s Forecastle Festival, band members’ solo projects, Grammy nods and what’s next for MMJ.

Two-Tone Tommy Blankenship – Photo by Paul Wellman There’s a lot going on these days in the life of My Morning Jacket bassist Two-Tone Tommy Blankenship. When you’re a member of one of the music industry’s most popular live alternative rock-n-roll bands, you tend to not have too much time for things other than...
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Forecastle Festival to celebrate 10th anniversary show with My Morning Jacket headlining and curating

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March 7, 2012
Forecastle Festival to celebrate 10th anniversary show with My Morning Jacket headlining and curating

The Forecastle Festival – Louisville’s nautically-themed summertime celebration of music, art, and environmental activism – has announced that My Morning Jacket will headline and assist in curating the festival’s tenth anniversary. The 3-day event will take place July 13 – 15, 2012, at Louisville’s scenic, award-winning Waterfront Park. My Morning Jacket, whose original members...
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Forecastle X Sets Sail with Monster Lineup

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February 29, 2012
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His band having just been announced as the festival headliners, the Louisville-native and decadently-bearded My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James joked of the this summer's 10th annual Forecastle Music Festival a few weeks back that the theme would be, "Christmas in July". And yet Christmas came even earlier than promised.
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Bomb Drop: My Morning Jacket to Headline Forecastle Fest X

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January 24, 2012
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JK McKnight and partner Ashley Capps of AC Entertainment have announced Louisville rockers My Morning Jacket as the headliners for this summer's 10th iteration of the Forecastle Music Festival, with a limited number of weekend passes on sale this Friday for $100. Full details after the jump.
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