Brighten The Corners Festival 2023

Two-day multi-venue music festival.

Friday 9th & Saturday 10th June 2023

Formerly known as Sound City Ipswich, Brighten The Corners is a two-day music festival with an awesome line-up of local artists and national names; run by the team behind The Smokehouse. Showcasing over 50 incredible indie, jazz, rap, punk, and genre-bending artists from across the country over multiple venues the town including The Smokehouse, The Baths, and the Corn Exchange.

Follow @brightenthecornersips on Instagram to stay up-to-date with the latest announcements.

The festival is organised by Sounds East CIC.


Corn Exchange, King St | 850 cap
The Baths, Civic Dr | 300 cap
The Church, St Stephens Ln | 200 cap
The Smokehouse, South St | 70 cap
Cornhill Square, Town Centre | outdoor stage


86TVs | THE GO! TEAM | ALT BLK ERA | Antony Szmierek | Baba Ali | Beach Riot | Blue Bendy | Butch Kassidy | CHERYM | cktrl | Coops | cowboyy | deathcrash | DITZ | Dolores Forever | Fat Dog | Flip Top Head | Gaffa Tape Sandy | and more many!


Weekend Ticket: £50 (+£5 fees)
Friday 17:00 Ticket: £26 (+£2.60 fees)
Saturday 14:00 Ticket: £31 (+£3.10 fees)

Book your tickets online:


Corn Exchange, King Street, Ipswich, IP1 1DH


09/06/2023 - 10/06/2023