My Morning Jacket to Headline and Curate Forecastle Festival 2012

The Louisville, Kentucky-based Forecastle Festival will celebrate its 10th anniversary with hometown heroes My Morning Jacket headlining and curating the musical festivities. The three-day event takes place July 13 – 15, 2012, at Louisville’s Waterfront Park.

Check out their official announcement video, done up in MMJ’s typically oddball style:

The Forecastle Festival and My Morning Jacket Announce Special Collaboration

Eventually, the lineup will include over 75 additional artists, all still to be announced in the weeks ahead. Tickets go on sale January 27 at 12pm (EST), including a limited quantity of specially-priced, $100 weekend passes. For tickets and other deets, head over to