Summer Sonic 2021

SUPERSONIC 2021 in Tokyo and Osaka Lineup and Ticket Info

SUMMER SONIC is one of the biggest music festivals in Japan, which is held in Tokyo and Osaka in summer. Check out the latest announcement of lineup for SUMMER SONIC !!

The 21st of SUMMER SONIC FESTIVAL won’t be held in 2021 due to Tokyo Summer Olympics and Paralympics, and instead, “SUPERSONIC 2021” will be held in September 2021.

First of all, what’s Summer Sonic Festival?? It’s an annual music festival held in Tokyo and Osaka during summer since 2000. It’s counted as Japan’s two biggest music events along with Fuji Rock Festival which is held in Niigata Prefecture in July. The festival takes place for 2 days in each city (Tokyo and Osaka), usually on the weekend of mid August, and each artist plays in Tokyo and Osaka on the first or second day.

Summer Sonic welcomes great musicians of various genre from all around the world from rock to EDM, and the past acts includes numbers of world’s greatest artists like MUSE, The Chemical Brothers, Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers, etc.

Due to Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic games in 2021 summer, it’s been announced that SUMMER SONIC won’t be held this year, but instead, “SUPERSONIC” the special music festival only for 2021 will be held in Tokyo and Osaka for 2 days on 18 and 19 September.

We will be listing the confirmed acts for SUPERSONIC 2021 once it’s announced, so please stay tuned and see if your favourite artists will be performing in Japan this year!

Official website:

Ticket info:

-SUPERSONIC 2020 Lineup (TBA)


Ticket info :


Date: 18 and 19 September 2021


Venue: ZOZO Marine Stadium Makuhari Messe

Access: 10 mins walk from Kaihin Makuhari Station


Date: 18 and 19 September 2021


Venue: Maishima Sonic Park (Maishima Sports Island)

Access: Bus from Cosmo Square Station

Travelling in Japan this summer? Then you may also wanna check out these articles!

▽Related Articles▽

▼Editor’s Picks▼