ReverbNation is the exclusive submission platform for Summerfest® presented by American Family Insurance. The talent buyers of Summerfest and the A&R Department of ReverbNation will work closely together to choose at least 15 ReverbNation artists to perform at this year’s festival.

Annually, approximately 750,000 Summerfest fans travel from across the globe for the festival to see over 1,000 performances, a testament to Summerfest’s official designation — “The World’s Largest Music Festival®”

In 2019, the selected ReverbNation artists were placed on a festival lineup that included Billie Eilish, Jennifer Lopez, Snoop Dogg, Steve Aoki, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, WALK THE MOON, Lizzo, Bleachers, Jason Aldean, Lionel Richie, Taking Back Sunday, Rodrigo Y Gabriela, and many more!

Additional Details

  • Selected artists will perform 45 to 60-minute sets on one of Summerfest’s festival stages
  • Compensation will be negotiated directly with the promoter upon acceptance

Past Summerfest Headliners Included:

The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Blake Shelton, Selena Gomez, Luke Bryan, Kings of Leon, Keith Urban, Stevie Wonder, Linkin Park, Kendrick Lamar, Carrie Underwood, Ed Sheeran, Florida Georgia Line, The Avett Brothers, Neil Young and Promise of the Real, The Flaming Lips, Sheryl Crow, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Jane’s Addiction, Weezer, The Roots, Sting + Peter Gabriel, Def Leppard, Tim McGraw, Alabama Shakes, Nelly, Rise Against, Panic! At The Disco, and many more.

About Summerfest

Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance has evolved into what is now recognized as “The World’s Largest Music Festival®” and Milwaukee’s cornerstone summer celebration. Summerfest hosts the music industry’s biggest acts, emerging talent and local favorites along with approximately 750,000 fans, for an unforgettable live music experience. The festival got its start one year prior to Woodstock, in 1968, and today features over 1,000 performances on 12 stages, along with food, beverages, and activities, all in a world-class festival setting, on the shores of Lake Michigan. The 53rd edition of the festival is scheduled to take place June 24–June 26, July 1–3, and July 8–10. For more details, visit Summerfest’s website, Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

Since 2006, over 4 million artists have jumpstarted their careers with ReverbNation's powerful career management tools and exclusive industry access. ReverbNation's all-in-one platform helps artists all over the world connect with fans, venues, festivals, brands, blogs, and labels to advance their careers and grow their audience.