Today we learned that the Yeah Yeah Yeahs will break a 4 year hiatus to headline this year’s Sound On Sound music festival. Organized by producers Margin Walker Presents who previously put on Austin’s Fun Fun Fun Fest, Sound On Sound will take place November 10-12 at Sherwood Forest, a medieval-style village and renaissance fair site located just 35 miles outside the city of Austin.
Other exciting names on the 2017 Sound On Sound lineup include Grizzly Bear, Iggy Pop, The Shins, Blood Orange, Electric Wizard (Exclusive US Show), Pusha T, Hot Chip (DJ Set), Kehlani, Sleep, Vince Staples, Ministry, Washed Out, Dinosaur Jr., Digable Planets, Taking Back Sunday, Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, Japandroids, Real Estate, Yelle, Converge, Ariel Pink, The Story So Far, NONAME, Foxygen, Cloud Nothings, Austra, Cannibal Corpse, Honey Soundsystem, Twin Peaks, Poolside, Lindstrom, S U R V I V E, and tons more.
Three-day GA tickets are on sale now at www.soundonsoundfest.com for $189 plus taxes, while three-day VIP passes are also available for $379 plus taxes, which entitles ticket-buyers to the utmost festival-going experience at SOS Fest. VIP perks will include preferred viewing areas, expedited entry, exclusive food and drink offerings and happy hours, dedicated lounges and restroom facilities, and additional amenities that will be announced closer to the event date. On-site camping will run patrons an additional $75 but will feature a 24hr diner, showers, general store, and access to nightly shows and events. There will also be continuous shuttle service provided from downtown Austin to the festival site for $20/day round trip.
See the full 2017 Sound On Sound lineup below.