Media Release

JUNOfest Presented by CBC Music Two-Night Full Lineup Announced

Feb 27, 2019

Wristbands on sale at TicketWeb.ca

Over 100 artists to perform in 17 venues across the city

TORONTO — The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced today the full JUNOfest Presented by CBC Music lineup and participating venues.  The annual music festival will see over 100 musical acts including local London artists, 2019 JUNO Award nominees, and some of Canada’s top touring talent hit the stage in 17 venues across London, ON on Friday, March 15 and Saturday, March 16. 

Artists Confirmed to Date:

63 MONROE
ALEX MASON
AMANDA RHEAUME
AQUAKULTRE
AZARI
BASIC WHITE
BEN HEFFERNAN
BEYOND CREATION
BIRDS OF BELLWOODS
BOBNOXIOUS
BRDGS
CARLY THOMAS
CASPER MARCUS
CHARLIE WEBBER & THE GLORIOUS FAILURES
CHELSEA STEWART
CHRIS BUCK BAND
DEEP DARK WOODS
DIZZY
DWAYNE GRETZKY
ELISAPIE
EMILY JEAN FLACK
EMMANUEL JAL
EXCO LEVI
FERRARO
FINTAN
FOAM
GENEVIEVE FISHER
GOODNIGHT, SUNRISE
GYPSY GHOSTS
HARROW FAIR
HAVIAH MIGHTY
HEART ATTACK KIDS
HIROSHIMA HEARTS
HOWZAT
IN MY COMA
IN THIS CITY
IVORY HOURS
JAILBIRDS
JANE’S PARTY
JEREMIE ALBINO
JIM CUDDY
JULIA HAGGARTY
JULIAN TAYLOR BAND
JULLY BLACK
JUST JOHN X DOM DIAS
KAIA KATER
KASADOR
KAVARA
KEN MODE
LEONARD SUMNER
LONG RANGE HUSTLE
LOST IN JAPAN
MEGAN BONNELL
MEGAN NASH
MODERN SPACE
MOON KING
MOSCOW APARTMENT
NATALIE LYNN
NATHAN ALI
NEON DREAMS
NICE HORSE
POESY
PORT CITIES
RUBY WATERS
SATE
SAVERIA
SHAY LIA
SKYE WALLACE
SMRTDTH
SNEAKER CLUB
SNOTTY NOSE REZ KIDS
STRANGE WAYS
SUE FOLEY
SUM-01
SUMO CYCO
T. THOMASON
TAYLOR KNOX
TEN KILLS THE PACK
TEXAS KING
THE BLUE STONES
THE HONEST HEART COLLECTIVE
THE PAIRS
THE TREWS
THESIS SAHIB
TOBI
TOKYO POLICE CLUB
TWIN FIN
TYLER SHAW
VALLEY
VICTOR QUINLAN
VOIVOD
WASHBOARD UNION
WESLI
WHITEHORSE
WHOOP-SZO
WOLF SAGA
YESSICA WOAHNEIL

 

JUNOfest Venues:

765 Old East 765 Dundas Street

Aeolian Hall 795 Dundas Street

Bull & Barrel 359 Talbot Street

Club Lavish 238 Dundas Street

Eastside Bar & Grill 750 Hamilton Road

Fitzrays 110 Dundas Street

Gateway Church 890 Sarnia Road

London Brewing Co-Op 521 Burbrook Place

McManus Stage(in Grand Theatre)

471 Richmond Street

Norma Jeans 1332 Huron Street

Richmond Hotel 172 King Street

Rosewood Room 176 Dundas Street

Rum Runners 176 Dundas Street

The Rec Room 1680 Richmond Street

Toboggan 585 Richmond Street

Union 10 Distillery 656 Dundas Street

Wolf Performance Hall 251 Dundas Street

 

To download the JUNOfest grid click here

This year’s festival will include JUNOfest Jazz Presented by CBC Music at McManus Theatre (Grand Theatre), hosted by CBC Music’s Laila Biali on Friday, March 15 and JUNOfest Classical at the Aeolian Hall Performing Arts Centre, hosted by CBC Music’s Julie Nesrallah on Saturday, March 16. Another exciting show will be presented by CBC Music at The Rec Room on Friday, March 15 featuring performances by Tyler Shaw, Neon Dreams, Port Cities and In The City.

JUNOfest wristbands offer priority access to all JUNOfest venues over two nights (subject to capacity). Wristbands are $30 each (plus tax and service fees) and are on sale now at TicketWeb.ca.

JUNOfest 2019 is produced by Brandon Eedy of the London Music Hall.

The 48th annual JUNO Awards and JUNO Week 2019 will be hosted in London, ON from March 11 through March 17, 2019, culminating in The JUNO Awards, on Sunday, March 17, at Budweiser Gardens, broadcast live at 8 PM ET on CBC, CBC Radio One, CBC Music, the free CBC Gem streaming service in Canada and globally at 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.

Promotional Partners: 97.5 Virgin Radio, 103.1 Fresh Radio, 980 CFPL, BX93, CBC London, Classic Rock 98.1, Country 104, FM96, JACK 102.3, Pattison Outdoor Advertising,

The London Free Press, Toronto Star

Links:

Official JUNO Awards website: www.junoawards.ca / Digital Toolkit

CBC Music: www.cbcmusic.ca/junos

 

JUNO Awards

Twitter: @TheJUNOAwards / Instagram: @TheJUNOAwards /Facebook: @TheJUNOAwards/ Hashtag: #JUNOS #JUNOfest

 

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 CBC/Radio-Canada

CBC/Radio-Canada is Canada’s national public broadcaster. Through our mandate to inform, enlighten and entertain, we play a central role in strengthening Canadian culture. As Canada’s trusted news source, we offer a uniquely Canadian perspective on news, current affairs and world affairs. Our distinctively homegrown entertainment programming draws audiences from across the country. Deeply rooted in communities, CBC/Radio-Canada offers diverse content in English, French and eight Indigenous languages. We also deliver content in Spanish, Arabic and Chinese, as well as both official languages, through Radio Canada International (RCI). We are leading the transformation to meet the needs of Canadians in a digital world.

 

About CBC Music:   

From Canada’s public broadcaster, CBC Music is Canada’s free digital music service connecting Canadians with the very best in Canadian and international music across all genres. Easy to navigate and available on your smartphone or tablet, CBC Music gives music fans access to over 100 online music streams plus content from the most knowledgeable music personalities and programmers from across the country. www.cbcmusic.ca

 

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Sheri Clish, rock-it promotions, [email protected] 416.656.0707 ext. 122

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