The I AM Festival, which boasts previous performances by Girl Talk, Death, Matt & Kim, Deerhoof, Jay Reatard, We Are Scientists, and The Drums, is reserving 4 slots for Sonicbids artists. Selected artists will receive compensation between$150 and $3,500 as well as play in front of an estimated crowd of 3,000 people.
Now in its eighth year, I AM has featured some of the best up and coming talent on the national scene: including sets from Cymbals Eat Guitars, Mark Mulcahy, Free Energy, Jay Reatard, Martha Wainwright, Kidz in the Hall, Oneida, Bearstronaut, Ava Luna, Pretty & Nice, Cassavettes, Awesome Color, Daphne Lee Martin, Tiny Masters of Today, MC Chris, Calla, Rainer Maria, Mates of State, Fake Babies and many more.
The 2014 installment of I AM Festival will prove to be bigger and better than ever at outdoor stages on the Parade Plaza and at the Hygienic Art Park as well as indoors at The Telegraph, Oasis Pub, and 33 Golden in beautiful New London, Connecticut. More music, more food and an indie marketplace that will have you wishing you had more in your wallet to spend.