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Beck, Wilco, Rainbow Kitten Surprise will headline 2023 High Water Festival

NORTH CHARLESTON — High Water Festival has announced the musical lineup for 2023, which will include headliners Beck, Wilco and Rainbow Kitten Surprise. 

This will be the fifth year of the festival, which was founded in 2017 and curated by famed Charleston folk duo Shovels & Rope

The weekend festival will take place April 15-16 at its usual venue, North Charleston's Riverfront Park. 

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The High Water 2023 poster is here with the official lineup. Provided

The 2023 roster highlights some other major acts, including Bleachers, Father John Misty, Big Boi, Orville Peck, Angel Olsen and Guster.

The full list also features Sierra Ferrell, Lucius, Wilder Woods, Bully, Ezra Furman, S.G. Goodman, Black Opry Revue, Madi Diaz, Tre Burt, Kyshona and She Returns From War. 

Wilco, Angel Olsen, Wilder Woods and She Returns From War are among acts who were slated to play the festival in 2020, before COVID-19 derailed plans. The festival returned in 2022, after another year off in 2021 due to continued pandemic concerns. 

In addition to live music, High Water offers a bevy of beverages, food trucks and local vendors, with special offshoot culinary experiences that are yet to be announced this year. 

Fans can sign up for presale access to two-day tickets and learn more information at General admission ($145), VIP ($550), platinum ($1,300) and weekender package (TBA) options will be available to the general public starting at noon Nov. 17. 

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Reach Kalyn Oyer at 843-371-4469. Follow her on Twitter @sound_wavves.

Kalyn Oyer is a Charleston native who covers arts & entertainment and food & bev for The Post and Courier. She's a music festival & concert photographer and used to write about music for the Charleston City Paper, among other publications.