With summer solemnly creeping on us, a song festival circuit is shortly to make a rounds nonetheless again. Over a subsequent few months, Canada is set to turn a melting pot of music, sketch artists of all genres from all over a world. While fan favourites such as Osheaga and Veld are still a few months away, there are a series of other song festivals to keep Canadians busy. Read on for these arriving events that only might leave we moving to a kick this season.
Pouzza Fest, Montreal QC – May 19-21
Named after mixing a difference poutine and pizza, Pouzza is a punk-rock festival in Montreal. With headliners such as Lagwagon and Toronto-based rope PUP, Pouzza is a jubilee of a dear mid-1970s genre. The festival will pull artists from Canada and a United States, as good as names from outlandish locations such as Japan.
CBC Music Festival, Toronto ON – May 27th
Now in a fifth year, a CBC Music Festival will take place during Echo Beach in Toronto. The festival will underline an all-Canadian lineup, that includes Serena Ryder, Walk off a Earth and Scott Helman. If you’re not propitious adequate to squeeze tickets, a festival is also set to be featured in an hour-long TV special.
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Ever After Music Festival, Kitchener ON – Jun 2-4
Fairly new to a EDM festival scene, Ever After Music Festival is a tri-city area’s answer to Toronto’s Veld and Digital Dreams. Hosted during Bingemans in Kitchener, attendees are means to stay on a drift as good as revisit a on-site waterpark. Now in it’s third year, a festival will underline a operation of electronic artists such as Bassnectar, and twin Zeds Dead, famous for hits like “Speakerbox” and “Blame”. As one of a festival’s vital entertainers, hip-hop artist French Montana (who has worked with a likes of Drake and The Weeknd) is also approaching to headline.
Field Trip, Toronto ON – Jun 3-4
Celebrating 5 years, Field Trip is Toronto’s song and art festival. The festival aims to mix music, art, enlightenment and food. You won’t find many Top 40 artists, though headliners embody Phoenix and Feist. Hosted right in a heart of a city, a festival draws internal musicians and artists to showcase their work. While many festivals are targeted to Millennials, Field Trip also invites families and sets adult a day stay to safeguard that it is permitted to all ages.
NXNE, Toronto ON – Jun 16-25
This 10-day festival is a breakwater for both rising musicians and major-label headliners. North by North East aims to mix record and a humanities and facilities digital innovators. The song apportionment of a festival spans 3 days and a lineup headliners embody Post Malone, Tyler a Creator and Passion Pit.