Big Ears Festival

Summary Info Festival Story Not AvailableFestival EventsOther SourcesPractical Info Not Available

Country and Region United StatesTennessee
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
Festival Contact Information


Festival Description

The Big Ears Festival takes place over three days and is held at theaters, clubs, restaurants and other venues around Knoxville. The newly organized music festival’s mission is to provide a platform for presenting up-and-coming visionary artists on the cutting edge in music. The adventurous artists through artistic discovery take part in a program of exploratory concerts and performances, installations, discussions, and interactive experiences by artists.

Festival Dates March 28 - 30, 2014
Festival Links

Festival Events:

Lineup 2014:
  • Steve Reich
  • Ensemble Signal
  • Jonny Greenwood
  • John Cale
  • Television
  • Tim Hecker
  • Oneohtrix Point Never
  • Julia Holter
  • Colin Stetson
  • Mark McGuire
  • Vatican Shadow
  • Nazoranai
  • So Percussion
  • Vladislav Delay
  • Marc Ribot’s Ceramic Dog
  • Mark Ribot
  • Dean and Britta
  • Dean Wareham
  • Glenn Kotche Dawn Of Midi
  • Susanna
  • Laraaji
  • Son Lux
  • Nils Frahm
  • Bill Orcutt
  • Johnny Greenwood
  • Bryce Dessner


Do you have an update or more information about this festival? Email us at
Start or join a conversation about this festival in the Forum.