It’s back! The Oblivion Access festival is back on the schedule for 2022, taking over downtown Austin, Texas with a killer lineup of acts including Carcass, Converge, Blonde Redhead, The Locust, A Place to Bury Strangers, Autopsy and more.
Organizers have announced what they’re calling “Phase 1” of the 2022 lineup, signifying that more acts will be added at a later date. The 2022 event will take place over the weekend of May 12-15 at multiple music venues throughout downtown Austin. This marks the first year the festival has extended to four days.
Other acts of note on the initial lineup announcement include a rare reunion from hardcore punk rockers Youth of Today, avant-pop rock duo Xiu Xiu, Houston’s avant-garde composer William Basinski, goth vocalist Zola Jesus and plenty more. A full list of acts from “Phase 1” can be viewed below:
Youth of Today
Lil Ugly Mane
A Place to Bury Strangers
Armand Hammer (Feat. The Alchemist)
A Collaboration between Uniform and The Body
Show Me the Body
Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe
Elizabeth Colour Wheel
Portrayal of Guilt
The bands and music fans will pile into Austin music venues Empire Control Room & Garage, Creek and Cave (fka Barracuda) and Mohawk, in addition to new festival hotspots like Elysium, Hotel Vegas, and Central Presbyterian Church.
Festival badges and individual concert tickets are now on sale at the Oblivion Access Festival website. Get yours now and keep an eye out for more acts being announced in early 2022.