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The JUNO Awards announce JUNO Side Stage Presented by Budweiser Gardens and Live Nation Canada

Mar 08, 2019

Three nights of music featuring special performances by

JUNO Award nominees The Reklaws, KILLY, Loud Luxury, Jess Moskaluke, 88GLAM,The Washboard Union, Anders, and Ryan Shepherd

Tickets on sale now at budweisergardens.com

 

TORONTO – The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) today announced the newest addition to the exciting JUNO Week lineup of events: JUNO Side Stage Presented by Budweiser Gardens and Live Nation Canada from March 15 to 17.

Three nights of live music will take over Budweiser Gardens South Lot (Outdoor heated tent) in London, featuring special performances from 2019 JUNO Award nominees. Sunday night will also host the Red Carpet Viewing and the JUNO Awards Broadcast Viewing and After-Party, allowing fans to get up close and personal with their favourite artists as they walk the Red Carpet and attend The JUNO Awards Broadcast.

Friday, March 15: Presented by Budweiser

The Reklaws – country music duo and 2019 Country Album of the Year nominees

Jess Moskaluke – country songstress and JUNO Award winner and five-time nominee (2019 Country Album of the Year)

The Washboard Union – Vancouver-based country music trio and 2019 Breakthrough Group of the Year nominees Sponsored by FACTOR, The Government of Canada and Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters

Saturday, March 16:

KILLY – Toronto rapper and three-time JUNO Award nominee (2019 JUNO Fan Choice Presented by TD, Rap Recording of the Year, Breakthrough Artist of the Year Sponsored by FACTOR, The Government of Canada and Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters)

88GLAM – hip hop duo and two-time JUNO Award nominees (2019 Breakthrough Group of the Year Sponsored by FACTOR, The Government of Canada and Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters, Rap Recording of the Year)

Anders – singer-songwriter and 2019 R&B/ Soul Recording of the Year nominee

Sunday, March 17: Presented by Start.ca

JUNO Red Carpet Viewing Party – Free Event

JUNO Awards Broadcast Viewing and After-Party Presented by Start.ca Featuring four-time nominees Loud Luxury (2019 JUNO Fan Choice Presented by TD, Single of the Year, Breakthrough Group of the Year Sponsored by FACTOR, The Government of Canada and Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters, Dance Recording of the Year) and Toronto based producer/DJ Ryan ShepherdTicketed Event

Doors open at 7pm on Friday and Saturday (both events are 19+ ticketed). Doors will open at 4pm on Sunday for the JUNO Red Carpet Viewing (all ages, free – entry permitted until 6pm only, event ends at 7pm), followed by the JUNO Awards Viewing and After-Party from 7pm – midnight (19+ ticketed).

Tickets are available online at budweisergardens.com, by phone at 1-866-455-2849 and in-person at the Courtesy Ford Box Office at Budweiser Gardens (Located at Gate 1).  $25 (plus taxes and service charges) for the Friday night showcase and $35 (plus taxes and service charges) for Saturday and Sunday.

For more information on the 2019 JUNO Awards, please visit junoawards.ca.

The 48th Annual JUNO Awards and JUNO Week will be hosted in London, ON from March 11 through March 17, 2019, with The JUNO Awards Broadcast live from the Budweiser Gardens at 8 PM ET on Sunday, March 17, on CBC, CBC Radio, CBC Music, the free CBC Gem streaming service in Canada and globally on cbcmusic.ca/junos.

 

Exclusive Broadcast and Content Partner:

CARAS acknowledges the financial support of FACTOR, the Government of Canada and of Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters.

The JUNO Awards are made possible with the support of Ontario Creates (formerly OMDC).

Lead Partners: Apple Music and TD Bank Group.

Funding Partners: The Province of Ontario, the City of London, Tourism London.

 

Links:
Official JUNO Awards website: www.junoawards.caDigital Toolkit


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Live Nation

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About CARAS

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences/L’académie canadienne des arts et des sciences de l’enregistrement (CARAS) is a not-for-profit organization created to preserve and enhance the Canadian music industry and to contribute toward higher artistic and industry standards. CARAS’ mandate is comprised of four key pillars: Educate through our music education charity MusiCounts programs and initiatives, Develop emerging artists through mentorship and development programs, Celebrate Canadian artists with year round JUNO Awards showcasing, and Honour music industry icons through the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. For more information on the 48th Annual JUNO Awards or The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) please visit www.junoawards.ca

 

About Budweiser Canada

Budweiser – the King of Beers – has been brewed since 1876 under the highest quality standards. Brewed in Canada for more than 30 years, Budweiser uses only the finest ingredients without any artificial ingredients, additives or preservatives. Budweiser is distinguished by its clean, crisp, distinctive flavor, the result of a unique beechwood aging process.

 

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