By John Connor Coulston Lifestyles Editor Synthpop duo Capital Cities will take the Live on the Green stage Thursday night as the concert series third week headliner. The group, known for their 2013 hit “Safe and Sound,” will follow the two previous weekly headliners, The Head and the Heart and City and Colour, by closing …

Jack White performs at the Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Kentucky on Saturday, July 19, 2015. (MTSU Sidelines / John Connor Coulston)

By John Connor Coulston // Lifestyles Editor While we missed out on sets from artists such as OutKast, Gary Clark Jr. and Twenty One Pilots on the first day of the 2014 Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Kentucky, we more than made up for it Saturday and Sunday by catching some of the best sets of …

Cyle Barnes, left, and Damien Bone, right, of The Weeks perform at the Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Kentucky on Sunday, July 20, 2015. (MTSU Sidelines / John Connor Coulston)

Nashville-based southern alternative rock group The Weeks delivered a riveting 45-minute set at The Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Kentucky on Sunday afternoon. The soulful southern rockers opened their riverfront set on The Boom Stage with “Brother In The Night,” a track off their latest album Dear Bo Jackson. Bassist Damien Bone is a centerpiece of …

Jack White performs at the Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Kentucky on Saturday, July 19, 2015. (MTSU Sidelines / John Connor Coulston)

Jack White followed up his precedent-setting Bonnaroo set with a headlining slot the 2014 Forecastle Festival in Louisville, Kentucky Saturday night. Check out our photos from the performance below: For our full archive of Forecastle coverage, click here. For more book reviews, follow us at www.mtsusidelines.com, on Facebook at MTSU Sidelines and on Twitter/Instagram at @Sidelines_Life. To contact Lifestyles editor John Connor Coulston, …

The Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, Tenn. is one you cannot miss this summer. (John Connor Coulston/MTSU Sidelines)

By John Coulston / Patty Greer Assistant A&E Editor / Staff Writer Let’s cut to the chase, Bonnaroo is expensive. While we all know and love the huge Manchester festival, sometimes, we just want a different festival experience. Here’s a list of summer festivals that you might want to hard-earned money toward: Beale Street Music …

Marcus Mumford of Mumford and Sons performs at the 2011 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee. (MTSU Sidelines / Emily West)

By Claire Osburn | Assistant A&E editor Months of speculation can finally be put to rest because the 2013 Bonnaroo lineup is officially here. The bands at this year’s ‘Roo, scheduled for June 13-16 in Manchester, were announced early Tuesday afternoon. The lineup unveiling was done via an hour-long video, streamed live on the bonnaroo365 …