Available for Android free from the Play Store & iPhone free from the App Store


  • LINEUP: Discover and connect with the 300+ emerging artists from the region playing at Upstream through Amazon Music, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Bandcamp and the artists’ websites
  • UPSTREAM RADIO: Upstream’s Guest Curators are the region’s most trusted music influencers and in addition to curating stages at Upstream, they have complied playlists for attendees to discover Upstream talent
  • MUSIC RECOMMENDER: After linking a Facebook account, attendees can use the Music Recommender to learn about new bands playing at Upstream based on Facebook likes and artists favorited within the app
  • TIP THE ARTIST: Upstream is committed to supporting emerging artists and the integration with Digital Tip Jar allows attendees to tip or leave messages for artists who blew their mind at Upstream Fest. Upstream Music Fest + Summit is one of the first festivals to integrate this artist/attendee connection
  • DISCOVER MUSIC: With 300+ bands performing across 25+ venues, the enhanced Discover Music feature allows attendees to identify the latest band they have stumbled upon, show what bands are playing at nearby venues and explore the artist’s music directly from the artist’s page


  • SCHEDULE: With the full Upstream Summit and Upstream Fest schedule loaded into the app, attendees can select keynotes, breakout sessions and performances they do not want to miss and receive reminders 15 minutes in advance. Facebook integration allows attendees to seamlessly sync their schedule across the Upstream website and app. It will also let attendees see what bands or speakers their friends are planning to checkout
  • MAP: An interactive map identifies the 25+ venues spread across Pioneer Square and allows attendees to see where their friends are via Facebook. Neighborhood restaurants, public transportation, Upstream’s art activations, medical and info tents are also identified on the map
  • VENUES: In addition to telling attendees the distance to any given venue, the venue feature uses geolocation technology to indicate how close the venues are to capacity and any potential wait times. These capacity indicators are also available in the Schedule section of the app
  • PUSH NOTIFICATIONS: Upstream Fest + Summit attendees will receive push notifications letting them know how to use special features of the app like Tip The Artist, Braindates and informing them about surprise performances, promotions and other exciting can’t-miss opportunities.


  • BRAINDATES: Upstream Summit attendees can utilize E-180’s Braindate technology to connect with other Upstream Summit attendees, including keynote and breakout session speakers, on topics of shared interest. Onsite Braindate moderators will help facilitate 1:1 and group discussions
  • DISCOVER SUMMIT: With 24 breakout sessions at the Upstream Summit, the Discover Summit feature ensures attendees know what breakout session is happening nearby