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Forecastle Festival 2016 Lineup: The Avett Brothers, Alabama Shakes, Ryan Adams, and More

SANTA MONICA, CA - NOVEMBER 06: Singer Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes performs onstage at the Mercedes-Benz Evolution Tour with Alabama Shakes & Young the Giant at The Barker Hangar on November 6, 2014 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Chelsea Lauren/Getty Images for Mercedes-Benz)
The Avett Brothers, Alabama Shakes, Ryan Adams, and Death Cab for Cutie will headline the 2016 Forecastle Festival. The 14th annual event will take place on the weekend of July 15 and run through the 17 at Waterfront Park in Louisville, Kentucky, and also see performances by Walk the Moon and Danny Brown, alongside SPIN favorites Alex G (who released one of the 50 Best Albums of 2015), Sylvan Esso, and Speedy Ortiz. Additional artists will be announced in the upcoming weeks, and tickets will be available sometime next year. Check out the announced lineup below.
Update: On Tuesday, January 26, Forecastle Festival announced that it was adding a dozen additional artists to its 2016 lineup, including Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Hudson Mohawke, and AlunaGeorge. The full list of performers — including the new additions — is below. 
Forecastle Festival 2016 initial lineup:
The Avett Brothers
Alabama Shakes
Death Cab For Cutie
Ryan Adams
Walk The Moon
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals
Brandi Carlile
Gary Clark Jr.
Glass Animals
Big Gigantic
Ghostland Observatory
The Arcs
Dr. Dog
Blackberry Smoke
Sylvan Esso
Moon Taxi
Danny Brown
Shakey Graves
Washed Out
Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness
Pokey LaFarge
Femi Kuti & Positive Force
Unknown Mortal Orchestra
Hudson Mohawke
White Denim
Heartless Bastards
Patrick Watson
Teddy Abrams and Friends
Speedy Ortiz
Sarah Jarosz
All Them Witches
Liz Vice
Anderson East
Wild Child
Madisen Ward & The Mama Bear
Steve Gunn
The Suffers
Alex G
Los Colognes
Jazz Cartier
River Tiber
Black Pistol Fire
Joan Shelley
Future Thieves