NXNE is a world leading music festival, has been since 1995 when it was founded with our Austin partners at SXSW. NXNE takes over the city of Toronto every June, bringing amazing, emerging live music to the city’s best concert venues including top clubs and performance spaces as well as out door and non-traditional venues.
There are plenty of free shows as well discovery series club shows, accessible by one-price-gets-all wrist bands or individual cover charges at the door. There are also single ticket admission concerts.
Many bands that have premiered at NXNE have gone on to become major international stars. NXNE also features some of the world’s biggest acts at the top of their game.
Acts featured at NXNE over or 20 plus years have included: Iggy and the Stooges, Flaming Lips, Broken Social Scene, Weeknd, Billy Talent, Feist, Run the Jewels, GZA, Best Coast, Japandroids, Post Malone, Kaytranada, Lizzo and thousands more.