Junofest 2016 Heats Up Juno Weekend in Calgary!

by pmnationtalk on March 2, 20161830 Views

Mar 02, 2016

More than 100 artists perform in a two-night musical celebration presented by CBCMusic.ca as part of JUNO Week Friday, April 1 and Saturday, April 2

Performers include Cancer Bats, Emilie-Claire Barlow, Lemon Bucket Orchestra, Lyndon John X, The Dudes, Young Empires, and more.

– Wristbands and individual tickets available now at www.ticketfly.com

TORONTO, ON (March 2, 2016) – The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) today announced an exciting lineup for JUNOfest 2016, presented by CBCMusic.ca. Showcasing some of the best artists in Canadian music, including over 45 JUNO nominees, national touring acts and some Calgary’s greatest talent, JUNOfest is a two-night music celebration that will hit more than 15 venues across Calgary as part of JUNO Week 2016. The annual musical festival will take place on Friday, April 1 and Saturday, April 2.

JUNOfest wristbands are on sale now for $30 (plus tax and service fees) and provide priority access to all participating JUNOfest venues. To purchase wristbands and tickets, visit www.ticketfly.com. Individual tickets will also be available in advance and at the door,
but subject to availability and capacity.

Artists confirmed to-date include:

Al Muirhead Quintet*
Alex Cuba*
Alex Pangman*
AM Static*
Armond Duck Chief*
Autumn Hill*
Big Dave McLean*
Black Bear*
Boreal Sons
Buffy Sainte-Marie*
Canadian Chamber Choir*
Cancer Bats*
Carter Felker
Chloe Albert
Chris Andrew Trio
Chron Goblin
Cris Derksen*
Dan Brubeck Quartet*
Daniel Romano*
David Gogo*
Del Barber
Derek Miller*
Devin Cuddy
Dinuk Wijeratne*
Don Amero*
Double Fuzz
Drew Gregory
Dzeko & Torres
Elinor Frey*
Emilie-Claire Barlow*
Faith Healer
Fortunate Ones*
Harrison Kennedy*
Hello Moth
Hey Romeo
Hi-Strung Downers
Jaclyn Guillou*
Jason Hastie & The Alibi
Jason Plumb
Jeff Reilly* and Luminous Voices
Jess Reimer
Jim Cuddy
Joe Nolan
John Burge*
Jonathan Roy
Jordan Pal*
JP Cormier*
k-os* (DJ set)
Kalle Mattson*
Ken Mode*
Kieran Mercer
Kirby Sewell Band
Lab Coast
Lemon Bucket Orkestra*
Library Voices
Liz Loughrey
Locomotive Ghost
Lyndon John X*
Maddison Krebs
Maria Soulis*
Marianas Trench*
Mariel Buckley
Matt Blais
Megumi Masaki & Nicole Lizée*
Mike Edel
Milk & Bone*
Miranda Mulholland
Mitch Belot Band
Northern Beauties
NQ Arbuckle
Old Man Luedecke*
Open Air
Peripheral Vision*
Peter and the Wolves
Port Juvee
Rah Rah
Ralph Boyd Johnson
Rich Aucoin
Rotary Park
Royal Tusk
Sarah MacDougall
Sc Mira
Scenic Route to Alaska
Scott MacKay
Seth Anderson
Shred Kelly
Slow Leaves
Snak the Ripper
Son of Ray
Spencer Jo
Surf Dads
Tara Kannangara*
Tasman Jude
The 6L6’s
The Ashley Hundred
The Dead South
The Dudes
The Dungarees
The Elwins*
The Hearts
The Heirlooms
The Katherines
The Moanin’ After
The New Electric
The Noble Thiefs
The Provincial Archive
The Ramblin’ Ambassadors
The Revival
The Royal Foundry
The Sweets
The Wet Secrets
Tim Hus
Trinity Bradshaw
Two Bears North
TwoShine County
Waymatea (of Souljah Fya)
Wooden Horseman
Young Empires*

*Denotes a 2016 JUNO Award nominee.

Adding further value to the JUNOfest wristband, a limited amount of wristband holders will also have access to the following associated shows: JUNOfest Indigenous Showcase, Shane Koyczan, Dzeko & Torres, and the Classical Nominees’ Showcase. For more information and show details, please visit www.junoawards.ca.

For a complete list of JUNOfest artists, or to do download the venues and listings grid, please visit www.junoawards.ca. You can also plan out your JUNOfest schedule easily by downloading the 2016 JUNO Awards App by clicking here.

Media Partners: 90.3 AMP Radio, 96.9 JACK FM, 98.5 Virgin Radio, 101.5 KooL FM, Calgary Herald, CJAY 92, Country 105, Funny 1060AM, Metro News, News Talk 770, Q107, Soft Rock 97.7, WILD 953, X92.9, and XL 103.

JUNOfest is produced by Pat McGannon and PM Gigs.

The 45th Annual JUNO Awards and JUNO Week will be held in Calgary, Alberta, March 28-
April 3, 2016.


For more information on CARAS and the 2016 JUNO Awards, contact:

Vanessa Andres




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