Electric Forest 2012 Initial Lineup: String Cheese, Bassnectar, Thievery Corporation, STS9, Girl Talk
Electric Forest has announced this year’s initial festival lineup. The electronic/jam festival will return to Rothbury, Michigan from June 28 – July 1.
Hosts String Cheese Incident will perform three headlining shows throughout the weekend. Other acts slated to appear include: Bassnectar, STS9, Thievery Corporation, Girl Talk, Ghostland Observatory, The Travelin’ McCourys featuring Keller Williams, Big Gigantic, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, EOTO, Reggie Watts, Gary Clark Jr., Big Freedia, The Infamous Stringdusters and many more.
Electric Forest 2012 will also introduce a series of special curated events. Partners such as as ESL Music, Dim Mak, Check Yo Ponytail and Paxahau, will host events at the Tripolee, Forest and Wagon Wheel stages throughout the weekend. Visit the festival’s official site for details as they become available.
See below for the full list of artists announced today. More are expected to be added in the coming weeks.
Here’s a look at Electric Forest’s lineup
The String Cheese Incident
STS9 (2 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
The Soul Rebels
Nobody Beats The Drum
The M Machine
The Funk Ark
Frank Mitchell Jr.
Vau de Vire Society
Chuck Flask & Keith Kemp
The Crane Wives