Hulu will expand its slate of festival coverage with streams from Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, and Austin City Limits (ACL) Music Festival in 2022 and 2023. The deal with C3 Presents and Live Nation comes after the streaming platform broadcast sets from Lollapalooza’s 2021 return.
Billing itself as the “official streaming destination” for the major festivals, Hulu promises select performances and additional “special footage” and “behind-the-scenes looks” at the events. Streams will air from two different live feeds Friday through Sunday, with a single feed on Thursday from Bonnaroo and Lollapalooza. Streams will be available at no extra cost to subscribers, with full schedules to be announced at a later date.
Bonnaroo will return for the first time since 2019 on June 16th–19th, when the Farm in Manchester, TN hosts Stevie Nicks, Tool, J. Cole, Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, The Chicks, Herbie Hancock, Illenium, Flume, 21 Savage, Billy Strings, Lord Huron, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, The War On Drugs, Goose, Bleachers, Marc Rebillet, Isaiah Rashad, Ludacris, Judah & The Lion, Mt. Joy, Tash Sultana, Lettuce, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Denzel Curry, Japanese Breakfast, Arlo Parks, Joy Oladokun, Andy Frasco & The U.N., LP Giobbi, Femi Kuti & The Positive Force, Teddy Swims, Maggie Rose, Southern Avenue, Tierra Whack, Cory Henry, Sierra Ferrell, and more.
On July 28th–31st, Lollapalooza will come back to Chicago’s Grant Park with a lineup featuring Metallica, Dua Lipa, J. Cole, Green Day, Jane’s Addiction, Doja Cat, Machine Gun Kelly, Lil Baby, Kygo, Glass Animals, Billy Strings, Big Sean, The Kid Laroi, Jazmine Sullivan, Don Toliver, Charli XCX, IDLES, Turnstile, Kaskade, REZZ, Denzel Curry, Polo & Pan, Liquid Stranger, CloZee, and many more.
Last on Hulu’s festival lineup is ACL Festival, set to occur October 7th–9th and 14th–16th at Austin’s Zilker Park. The long-running festival will deliver a diverse lineup including Paramore, Lil Nas X, Kacey Musgraves, Red Hot Chili Peppers, P!nk, The Chicks, James Blake, Lil Durk, Phoenix, Yungblud, Princess Nokia, Wet Leg, Lucky Daye, the Front Bottoms, Arlo Parks, Robert Glasper, Tom Odell, Glaive, Sloppy Jane SZA, Flume, Nathanial Rateliff and the Night Sweats, Billy Strings, Oliver Tree, Big Gigantic, Goose, Cory Henry, and more.