Chain Fest 2021 Recap - Jimmy Eat World, Taking Back Sunday +more

After being rescheduled due to the covid-19 pandemic, the 2021 edition of Chain Fest took place at FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine, California on October 23. The lineup was stacked of emo heroes like The Summer Set, Envy on the Coast, Cartel, Anberlin, Mayday Parade, Circa Survive, Taking Back Sunday and Jimmy Eat World.

Ahead of Jimmy Eat World and Taking Back Sunday's festival sets, they performed at Chain Reaction to an intimate crowd of lucky fans. Circa Survive also performed a one-off show at Chain Reaction on Thursday following the released of their new EP A Dream About Love.

The Summer Set returned from their hiatus for the festival. The group performed their first set together since 2017 and live debuted their new single "Street Lightning." Watch a clip of their set below:

See below for a roundup of setlists from the fest:

The Summer Set:


Mayday Parade (complete the setlist here):

Circa Survive:

Taking Back Sunday:

Jimmy Eat World

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