Culture Shock

Culture Shock Music Festival is an annual outdoor music festival put on by WIUX in early April. It is an all ages free music festival open to students of Indiana University and the surrounding Bloomington community. The first Culture Shock was held in 1986.

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Past Artists

Foxygen (2015)

Twin Peaks (2015)

Tops (2015)

Mac DeMarco (2014)

Royal Bangs (2014)

Mikal Cronin (2013)

Fang Island (2012)

Ty Segall (2011)

War on Drugs (2011)

Best Coast (2010)

Four Tet (2009)

Beach House (2008)

The Dodos (2008)

White Hinterland (2008)

Xiu Xiu (2007)

Maps & Atlases (2007)

Impossible Shapes (2002)

Swearing at Motorists (2002)

Homunculus (1997)

Past Local Artists

Little Timmy McFarland of Flight 19 (2014)

Charlie Patton’s War (2013)

The Broderick (2012)

Triptides (2012)

Waxeater (2011)

Rodeo Ruby Love (2008)

Good Luck (2008)

Husband & Wife (2007)

Want More Information?

Interested in performing at Culture Shock, email our SPEV director at

Interested in sponsoring Culture Shock, email our Sales director at

Let us know who played at your Culture Shock! Email our Station Manager at

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