MILWAUKEE, WI (December 1, 2022) – Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance and ReverbNation announced today that online submissions for up-and-coming artists to perform during Summerfest 2023 will open tomorrow, December 2 at 6:00 a.m.

Artists interested in an opportunity to perform at Summerfest can submit materials exclusively online at through March 6, 2023, free with ReverbNation membership.

Summerfest in Milwaukee, WI will be celebrating its 55th anniversary in 2023, a big milestone for one of the most iconic music festivals.  The festival boasts a diverse lineup with the biggest names in music during its nine-day run. The three-weekend event features more than 600 artists spanning all genres, from alternative rock to country, hip hop, Top 40, classic rock, indie, and everything in between. 

“As we get ready to celebrate our 55th, we look forward to partnering with ReverbNation to discover and feature new artists and add them to our festival roster,” said Scott Ziel, Director of Entertainment, Milwaukee World Festival, Inc.

BandLab Opportunities via ReverbNation provides artists with exciting opportunities and promotional tools to achieve their career goals. Following last year’s acquisition by BandLab, ReverbNation’s artist services now have a reach of over 50 million musicians worldwide. This, combined with ReverbNation’s unique curation capabilities, offers the perfect opportunity for Summerfest to discover new and unique talent to build a diverse lineup year after year. 

Meng Ru Kuok, BandLab Technologies’ Chief Executive Officer, stated, "We're delighted to continue our partnership with Summerfest, and couldn't be more excited to offer our artists the opportunity to perform at one of the year's most highly anticipated music festivals. Working with a storied and prestigious event such as Summerfest signals our commitment to bringing the best Opportunities to more emerging artists than ever before."

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About Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance
Located in downtown Milwaukee, Summerfest presented by American Family Insurance is one of the most iconic celebrations of music in America, hosting the industry’s biggest acts for an unforgettable live music experience.  Since its inception in 1968, Summerfest continues to distinguish itself as a premier national music festival and has developed an unrivaled reputation, consistently featuring hundreds of performances across 12 stages, throughout the 75-acre festival grounds along Lake Michigan. The 2023 edition consists of three weekends (Thursdays – Saturdays) June 22-24, June 29-July 1, and July 6-8, 2023.  For the latest information, visit, or Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok: @Summerfest.

Milwaukee World Festival, Inc., producer of Summerfest, continues to fulfill its nonprofit mission of bringing the community together and providing a showcase for performing arts, activities, and recreation to the public, through music and special events.

About ReverbNation
ReverbNation is the global leader in empowering independent artists to advance their careers. Since its founding in 2006, ReverbNation has remained committed to putting more than 5 million artists first through exposure to the music industry, connection to a worldwide audience, and access to powerful promotional tools.  Acquired by leading social music platform, BandLab, in 2021, ReverbNation continues its commitment to playing a pivotal role in the development of the next generation of successful artists globally. For more information visit,, or Twitter:  @ReverbNation.