FORM Arcosanti, the music and arts festival curated by experimental pop band Hundred Waters (this year with assistance from Moses Sumney), has announced the full music lineup for their 4th year. The event will take place the weekend of May 12-14, 2017 at Arcosanti, an experimental eco-city and architectural landmark in the Arizona desert. This year boasts the biggest and most diverse lineup of the festival’s history including Solange, a James Blake solo piano set, Father John Misty, Future Islands, Skrillex, Noname, Deafheaven, Tycho, Kelela, Mitski, Omar Souleyman, Moses Sumney, a special performance of previously unheard music by Hundred Waters, and many, many more. Full lineup below.
The 2017 programming will expand on last year’s addition of panel discussions and talks with a curated lineup of talks and performances from environmentalist organization Pathways to Paris, an artist interview series curated by Saint Heron, and more to be announced. As always there will also by art installations, hiking and outdoor activities, group yoga, and more. The overarching themes of environmental awareness, social justice, and creativity aims to inspire and motivate direct action when attendees return home.
From the Festival:
“An intimate, curated group of 1,500 people are able to participate in the 3-night experience by submitting a short application on the FORM website. Selected applicants will receive an Eventbrite code to obtain tickets, which include on-site camping and amenities. For those who’d like to skip the application process and instantly guarantee their participation, a limited number of Patron Packages are available for $1150 per person, which includes luxury tent accommodations, all meals & beverages, and more. FORM also offers full scholarships to select applicants in financial need”.
FORM ARCOSANTI 2017 MUSIC LINEUP
JAMES BLAKE (solo)
FATHER JOHN MISTY
THE HAXAN CLOAK
VIEUX FARKA TOURE
HOW TO DRESS WELL
BING & RUTH
KAITLYN AURELIA SMITH