Thursday, May 5, 2016

Watch: Forecastle Music Festival Headliner's The Avett Brothers Pay Tribute to Prince

At their show in Chicago last week, the rather clean-shaven and freshly barbered Avett Brothers paid a special tribute to the late Prince at the end of their song "Pretty Girl from Annapolis." About four minutes in to the video, the folk artists cover Prince's hit "When the Doves Cry." It's short, but so incredibly sweet:
The Forecastle Festival will host a wide array of separately ticketed late-night shows on Friday, July 15 and Saturday, July 16, 2016. The intimate, after-hours events will take place at Headliners Music Hall and the historic, 100-year-old Belle of Louisville steamboat.The Forecastle Festival, led by The Avett Brothers, Alabama Shakes, Death Cab for Cutie, and Ryan Adams, will offer General Admission and VIP single day tickets beginning Friday, April 8 at Noon EDT. The three-day music celebration, now in its 14th year, will take place July 15–17, 2016, at the award-winning Waterfront Park, a sweeping green space on the banks of the Ohio River framed by the skyline of downtown Louisville.
Catch Our Continuing Coverage of The Forecastle Music Festival Below: