2012 Electric Forest Festival Initial Lineup: SCI, Bassnectar, STS9, Thievery Corp, Girl Talk
The initial lineup for the 2012 Electric Forest Festival is out. Resident headliners, the String Cheese Incident, lead the lineup alongside Bassnectar, STS9, Thievery Corporation, Girl Talk, and a bunch of other big names in the jam and electronic space (and just about everything else in between). Check it out…
Electric Forest Festival – Initial 2012 Lineup:
The String Cheese Incident (x3 Shows)
STS9 (x2 Shows)
The Travelin’ McCourys featuring Keller Williams
Rob Garza (Of Thievery Corporation)
Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk
Gary Clark Jr.
Balkan Beat Box
The Infamous Stringdusters
Chali 2na & the House of Vibe
Alvin Risk The Soul Rebels
Nobody Beats The Drum
The M Machine
The Funk Ark
Frank Mitchell Jr.
Vau de Vire Society
Quixotic Chuck Flask & Keith Kemp
The Crane Wives
Although there are a ton of jammy festival mainstays, I think the trend towards more electronic and DJ-oriented acts is certainly noticeable here….a trend I think we can all expect to continue.
Get your tickets, details, and all that good stuff over at the Electric Forest site.
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