July 29, 2012 - 8:03pm
As the weekend came to a sobering and screeching halt, so did the close of Forecastle. After a weekend full of drinking in the sun and listening to live music, a fan looks back.
As the weekend came to a sobering and screeching halt, so did the close of Forecastle, and as I was exiting the gates with the close of the Flaming Lips show I was completely drained. Two days of drinking in the sun, surfing through the crowds of thousands of attendees, and neglecting your normal...
July 16, 2010 - 4:16pm
Local news for July 13, 2010
Well, the high temperature for today is only forecasted to be 85, but then there's that rain. [Weather Channel]
July 12, 2010 - 9:35pm
Minus the Bear kicked off the evening's Main Stage shows on the last evening of Forecastle Festival, offering steamy tunes to complement the weather.
Seattle-based indie rock band Minus the Bear got the evening started on the last day of Forecastle Festival on the Main Stage. I wasn't that familiar with the band before this show, but after a few technical issues were cleared up, and I finished getting pictures from the stage, I was able to sit...
July 12, 2010 - 5:52pm
A cool, breezy contrast to the day's heat and psychedelia, She & Him stepped up with retro style and sweet crooning on the Main Stage of Forecastle Festival 2010.
July 29, 2012 - 7:57pm
Traditional arts were sadly underrepresented at this year's Forecastle Festival, but they did a bang-up job with a great selection of performance art.
I already expressed my disappointment over the activism component of Forecastle. After all, if you’re going to bill activism as one of the tenants of your festival, it should be an integral component instead of a theme for the commercial vendors.