If you happen to be both a Foo Fighters fan AND a bourbon enthusiast, today just got magical.
The Foos will be headlining night one of the Bourbon & Beyond festival taking place September 20-22 in Louisville, Ky. Headlining nights two and three are Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters and Zac Brown Band respectively. (Full festival lineup is listed below)
The festival also boasts itself as “The World’s Largest Bourbon Festival,” just in case all of the music wasn’t enough. Per the festival’s press release, Bourbon & Beyond “will feature more than two dozen hand-selected bourbons from top distilleries, and a unique opportunity to enjoy bourbons and exclusive one-time specialty cocktails from 1792, Angel’s Envy, Barrell Bourbon, Bloody Butcher’s Creed, Buffalo Trace, Coopers’ Craft, Elijah Craig, Four Roses, Kentucky Peerless, Michter’s, Old Forester, StoneHammer, Wild Turkey and more to be announced.”
Tickets go on sale on Friday, March 15 at 12 PM EDT. Complete ticket information can be found at BourbonAndBeyond.com.
Bourbon & Beyond Festival Lineup
Friday, September 20: Foo Fighters, John Fogerty, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, The Flaming Lips, +LIVE+, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real, Greensky Bluegrass, Blackberry Smoke, [artist TBA], Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Pearl, Mipso, Amythyst Kiah
Saturday, September 21: Robert Plant And The Sensational Space Shifters, Daryl Hall & John Oates, Trey Anastasio Band, Alison Krauss, Grace Potter, Squeeze, Jenny Lewis, Del McCoury Band, Samantha Fish, The White Buffalo, Maggie Rose, Patrick Droney, The Travelin’ McCourys, Cedric Burnside, Ben Sollee
Sunday, September 22: Zac Brown Band, ZZ Top, Leon Bridges, Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros, Kurt Vile And The Violators, Margo Price, Little Steven And The Disciples Of Soul, Edie Brickell & New Bohemians, White Reaper, Whiskey Myers, Southern Avenue, Caroline Jones, Dustbowl Revival, The Lil Smokies, Front Country
Erica Banas is rock/classic rock news blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.