Presented by SiriusXM Canada
Dates: Friday, April 19 and Saturday, April 20, 2013
Location: Various venues in Regina and Moose Jaw
JUNOfest, the two-night music festival that is one of the signature events of 2013 JUNO Week, was amazing! The live festival featured the talents of regional and national artists representing the many genres that make up Canadian music.
Canadian music hit the streets with a multi-venue showcase of over 100 local, regional and national acts. Nightly line-ups featured three or four acts per venue with established and developing artists sharing the stage. 28 JUNO Awards nominees participated!
JUNOfest Associated Shows:
Mae Wilson Theatre, Moose Jaw. Friday, April 19th, 2013
Q with Jian Ghomeshi live at the JUNOs
Featuring k.d. lang, and performances by Tom Cochrane, Dragonette, Bahamas and Corb Lund.
Conexus Arts Centre, Regina. Thursday, April 18th, 2013
The JUNOfest Christian showcase took place on Saturday, April 20, 2013 at the First Baptist Church, 2241 Victoria Ave., Regina. The JUNOfest-associated show celebrated Contemporary Christian music featured Refined/Undignified, To The Bottom Of The Well and Flood The Stone.
JUNOfest is produced by Saskatchewan based Rawk Entertainment Group.
Alex Goodman* & Allison Au*
All Mighty Voice
Devin Townsend Project*
Down With Webster
Dustin Bentall and the Smokes
Elaine Lil’Bit Shepherd*
Five Alarm Funk*
Great Lake Swimmers*
Jack de Keyzer*
Jason Plumb and
Joel Miller Quartet*
Lauren Mann and the Fairly Odd Folk
Nick Faye and the Deputies
One Bad Son
Pugs and Crows*
Reuben and the Dark
Rosie and the Riveters
Scott Benson Band
Shirantha Beddage Duo*
Slow Down, Molasses
SonReal & Rich Kidd*
Ten Second Epic*
The Barr Brothers*
The Lazy MKs
The Lonesome Weekends
The Pack a.d*
The Wooden Sky*
Two Hours Traffic
(* denotes a 2013 JUNO Award nominee)
The 2013 JUNOfest venues included:
Artesian on 13th*
Mae Wilson Theatre
Multipurpose Room (U of R)
PotashCorp – It’s Gonna Get Loud Tent
Rocks Bar & Grill
The Owl (U of R)
*denotes a licensed/all ages venue
Tweet your JUNOfest moments at @TheJUNOAwards and #JUNOfest!
JUNOfest has showcased more than 1,000 artists and bands of all backgrounds and genres including: African Guitar Summit, Alexisonfire, Anvil, Arkells, Bedouin Soundclash, Billy Talent, Cancer Bats, Classified, Danny Fernandes, Deep Dark Woods, Divine Brown, D-Sissive, Doc Walker, Down With Webster, Elliott Brood, Elizabeth Shepherd, Feist, Fucked Up, The Gryphon Trio, Handsome Furs, Hey Rosetta!, Hollerado, Jane Bunnett, Jim Cuddy, Jully Black, Julie Doiron, Kardinal Offishall, Karl Wolf, Kellylee Evans, KENmode, Little Miss Higgins, Marianas Trench, Matt Mays, Metric, MSTRKRFT, NQ Arbuckle, Plants and Animals, The Sadies, Said The Whale, Saint Alvia, Sam Roberts, Shad, The Sheepdogs, Shout Out Out Out Out, Silverstein, Sloan, Tanya Tagaq, Ten Second Epic, Thornley, Two Hours Traffic, The Wailin’ Jennys, Wintersleep, and hundreds more.