You hear that thumping bass coming from the woods? Electric Forest is back along with its mix of jam bands and EDM artists. Join the fun this June 27-30, 2013, in the now legendary Sherwood Forest (Rothbury, Michigan).
The intial lineup features three shows by The String Cheese Incident. Other headliners will include Pretty Lights, Passion Pit, Empire of the Sun, Knife Party, Dispatch, Loutus, Benny Benassi, Yeasayer, and Beats Antique. There’s also a few interesting “supergroups” like SuckerPunch which features Marc and Aron of the Disco Biscuits, Jamie Shields of the New Deal, and Mike Greenfield of Lotus, plus the Umphrey’s McGee side project — Digital Tape Machine.
Tickets: General admission is on sale now for $259. Upgrade to the Good Life Village for $575 which will hook you up with perks like air-conditioned flushable bathrooms, a VIP lounge, and private festival entrance.
Electric Forest Phase One Lineup:
THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT
EMPIRE OF THE SUN
TROMBONE SHORTY AND ORLEANS AVENUE
KILL THE NOISE
FEMI KUTI AND THE POSITIVE FORCE
DIGITAL TAPE MACHINE
LE CASTLE VANIA
JEFF AUSTIN AND FRIENDS
PIGS ON THE WING FEATURING MURPHY OF STS9
THE PIMPS OF JOYTIME
NAHKO AND MEDICINE FOR THE PEOPLE
UP UNTIL NOW
SAMO SOUND BOY
COSBY SWEATER FEATURING JOEL CUMMINS OF UMPHREY’S MCGEE