Birmingham’s SlossFest has arrived and here is your guide

Birmingham’s SlossFest has arrived and here is your guide
SlossFest takes place at the historic Sloss Furnaces on July 15-16. (SlossFest)

The Birmingham Sloss Music and Arts Festival, or SlossFest for short, is upon us and Alabama NewsCenter wants to help you enjoy the music and fun while staying cool.

Before the festival begins, check out our artist profiles to create your SlossFest strategy. Just click on the names below to learn more about the groups that are performing or see when and where you can catch their performance.

Alabama Shakes

Widespread Panic


Sturgill Simpson

Run the Jewels

Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats





Judah & the Lion


Conor Oberst

Vince Staples

Cashmere Cat

Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires

Francis & the Lights

K. Flay

Waka Flocka Flame

The Heydaze

Lillie Mae

Hiss Golden Messenger

Beach Slang


Mike Floss

John Moreland

Harrison Brome

Nerves Baddington

Ruston Kelly


Ages and Ages



Sun Seeker

Holy Youth



New Devils

Nowhere Squares

Shaheed & DJ Supreme

Byron the Aquarius

Vulture Whale

Once at the festival, be sure to stop by the Alabama NewsCenter booth for a fan to help keep you cool and informed. The fan has a copy of the SlossFest schedule printed on it.

Whether you’re at SlossFest or unable to make it, check in with the Alabama NewsCenter Facebook page for Facebook Live interviews throughout the weekend.

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