Founders Entertainment, which hosted Governors Ball, will host a new music festival on the East Coast in September. They announced the first Sound on Sound (unrelated to the Austin festival of the same name which was canceled in 2017), taking place in Bridgeport, CT Parc du Bord de mer on September 24 and 25. The lineup per day and set times are yet to be announced, but organizers confirm there will be two stages, with no overlapping sets.
Sound on Sound’s 2022 lineup includes Stevie Nicks, Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds, The Lumineers, Brandi Carlile, The National, Father John Misty, Ziggy Marley, Gary Clark Jr., Black Pumas, The Head and the Heart, Band of Horses, Spin Doctors, Jenny Lewis, Trampled by turtles, jade birds, geese, and more. Watch in full below.
“It was one of our goals to bring a world-class music festival to Connecticut; the place where I grew up and where co-founder Tom Russell and I spent our high school years together,” said Jordan Wolowitz of Founders Entertainment. “Sound On Sound is a 2 day event we put on for a community that we personally feel so close to. As a resident of Connecticut myself, I am proud to present a festival that celebrates exceptional music, food Hand-selected local and libations and outdoor entertainment spent in beautiful Seaside Park.”
“We are thrilled to host the first annual Sound On Sound Music Festival at Seaside Park, making Bridgeport Connecticut’s ultimate entertainment destination,” added Mayor Ganim of Bridgeport. “Seaside Park is a city treasure with two and a half miles of shoreline and designed by the famous Frederick Olmsted, also known for creating Central Park. We look forward to visitors having a great experience with a high quality event, a variety of music and food and the fun of the incredible environment.”
Two-day passes go on sale Friday, Feb. 18 at 12 p.m., including GA+, VIP, and Platinum options, with pre-sale starting Thursday, Feb. 17 at 10 a.m.
SOUND ON SOUND 2022 RANGE
Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds
Father John Misty
Gary Clark Jr.
head and heart
herd of horses
Trampled by turtles
The main compression