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28 May 2015

Wilco Unplugged at Solid Sound

On Friday evening festivalgoers are in for a unique experience. For the first time ever, Wilco will perform a full acoustic set. Though the band has included short acoustic encores on its last tour, they’ll be flipping the script Friday, playing an unplugged set with an electric encore. “Right now we’re thinking about playing somewhat mirrored sets on […]

28 May 2015

Wilco Poster Book

On June 26, Wilco’s dBpm Records will release Beyond The Fleeting Moment: Wilco Concert Posters 2004-2014, a book of unique Wilco posters a decade in the making. Featuring more than 200 posters richly reproduced, the book also includes rare live photographs by Zoran Orlic. With a foreword by LADdesign’s Lawrence Azerrad and an introduction by MASS MoCA’s […]

20 May 2015

Solid Sound Camping Contest

Head to our Facebook post for a chance to win 3-day passes to this year’s Solid Sound* (June 26-28 at MASS MoCA in North Adams, MA), PLUS a campsite at Solid Ground AND the Ultimate Camper’s Prize Pack: a tent and two sleeping bags courtesy of Mountain Hardwear, two day packs and dop kits courtesy of Topo Designs PLUS our first ever […]

15 May 2015

Solid Sound Artisanal Camp Box - Indie snacks now available

Festival organizers have partnered with Small Batch America to offer the Solid Sound Artisanal Camp Box – curated collections of artisanal goods from some of the country’s best independent producers. Available HERE. Conceived with the Solid Sound experience in mind, the boxes contain a weekend’s worth of camp-friendly light food & snacks to fuel the […]

8 May 2015

Wilco Timeline: We want your help

Wilco celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, and as part of this year’s festival we’ll create the first ever Interactive Wilco Timeline Retrospective. Translation: a crowdsourced gallery exhibit packed with historical photographs, keepsakes and reflections from the past two decades of Wilco.  But to make this great, we need your help. Here’s how: If you’d like […]

17 April 2015

Solid Sound Special Programming announced

In addition to four stages of live music, a full lineup of comedy plus a museum-full of world-class contemporary art, the Solid Sound Festival has presented audiences with a wide array of diverse, eclectic, non-musical programming since its 2010 inception. 2015 will be no exception, as evidenced by the festival’s just-revealed roster of special programming. […]

30 March 2015

Daily lineup announced; single day tickets on sale

Single day tickets can be purchased now. DAY-BY-DAY LINEUP  Friday:  Wilco, Real Estate, Taj Mahal, Expandable Brass Band, Story Pirates plus The Great Flood: A film by Bill Morrison with music by Bill Frisell with Ron Miles, Tony Scherr and Kenny Wollesen Saturday: Wilco, Mac DeMarco, Parquet Courts, Richard Thompson Trio, NRBQ, Bill Frisell with Sam […]

26 March 2015

Volunteer at Solid Sound

Calling all civil servants of the rock ’n roll variety: MASS MoCA is once again looking for volunteers for this year’s Solid Sound Festival. More info HERE.

18 March 2015

The Show Sherpa at Solid Sound

The Show Sherpa – Your Music Festival Tent Hotel (Services offered at Hoosac High campsite only) RESERVATIONS: Call MASS MoCA,(413) 662-2111 ext. 1, during regular business hours (11am – 5pm every day except Tuesday). Ready for a hassle free camping experience? That’s exactly what you get when you stay with The Show Sherpa. The Show […]

13 March 2015

Camping at Solid Sound

Reserved your Solid Sound campsite yet? Find the right option for you below. Hoosac High Ample Campsites Remain, but why wait? Book Now RESERVATIONS: Call MASS MoCA,(413) 662-2111 ext. 1, during regular business hours (11am – 5pm every day except Tuesday). Solid Sound Festival’s other official campsite Located 8 miles from MASS MoCA with free hourly […]

3 March 2015

2015 Lineup Announced

Announcing the 2015 Solid Sound Festival lineup. Tickets on sale now.   Download the official festival poster HERE.  

6 February 2015

Wilco x2, Tweedy, John Hodgman confirmed

CONFIRMED: Wilco to headline Friday + Saturday at Solid Sound 2015. More excitement: a Tweedy set (Jeff & Spencer’s new band) + Jeff solo + Jeff and friends. As well as, the return of John Hodgman‘s comedy extravaganza, other band members’ side projects and special performances + a full lineup that we promise will be our best yet.

5 December 2014

Solid Sound Advance 3-day passes on sale now

Solid Sound Festival 2015 Advance passes are on sale now. There will be a limited number of these tickets priced at $149. Kids 3-day passes are available for $50. For more info, including Solid Ground camping, Peter Pan bus options and updates as we have them, check out

1 May 2014

Solid Sound returns in 2015

Solid Sound returns to MASS MoCA in North Adams, MA, June 26-28, 2015. In the meantime, check out our alumni list — a veritable who’s who of Solid Sound 2010, 2011 and 2013 — HERE.