Louder Than Life is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents, one of the largest independent producers of destination music festivals in America. Since debuting in 2014, Louder Than Life continues to develop and grow. In 2019, Louder Than Life welcomed more than 128,000 fans over three days, earning its spot as the largest rock festival in America. For 2021, festival organizers added a fourth day, with the festival kicking off on Thursday.
Cypress Hill has worked with several of rock’s biggest names including Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine, Linkin Park, Daron Malakian of System of a Down, Pearl Jam, Sonic Youth and others.
During the 2019 festival, Ice Cube performed “Natural Born Killaz, ” “Hello”, “That New Funkadelic”, Bop Gun”, “Check Yo Self”, “West Up”, and “Why We Thugs”. “Straight Outta Compton” and “Gangsta, Gangsta”, and other heavy crowd pleasers like “No Vaseline”, “You Know How We Do it”, “You Can Do It”, “It Was A Good Day”, and “Gangsta Nation”, where Nate Dogg‘s hook had the outdoor crowd of 60,000-plus singing along.
The Louder Than Life festival will feature nearly 70 music acts over 4 days, with performances on three stages, along with award-winning bourbons, whiskey, spirits, craft beer, and the best food Louisville has to offer.