CANADIAN MUSIC WEEK ANNOUNCES NEW ADDITIONS TO LINE-UP
EARL SWEATSHIRT, WOLF PARADE, A BOOGIE WIT DA HOODIE,
GOOD CHARLOTTE, HOPSIN, ALLIE X,
JAPANESE BREAKFAST, FRIGS AND MORE
CANADIAN MUSIC WEEK is proud to announce another round of artists set to play Canada’s biggest new music and discovery festival including Hip-hop recording artist, producer and Odd Future alumni EARL SWEATSHIRT, seminal Canadian indie-rockers WOLF PARADE, hotly tipped Bronx rapper A BOOGIE WIT DA HOODIE, pop-punk mainstays GOOD CHARLOTTE, rapper/producer/actor HOPSIN, synth-pop singer songwriter ALLIE X, Philadelphia indie-darlings JAPANESE BREAKFAST, and Ought frontman TIM DARCY. In addition, CMW welcomes some of the best of the local indie scene with FRIGS, CHASTITY,BELIEFS, CASPER SKULLS, VALLENS, TWIST, PONY, THE BEACHES plus many more Toronto artists confirmed to perform.
“CMW is a unique event, as Toronto’s longest running multi-venue discovery festival, it’s always been about looking through the lineup and finding your new favourite artist, or finally seeing them play live for the first time. The festival speaks to music fans who enjoy an eclectic mix of genres over a compressed few days of venue hopping, excited to experience some incredible live entertainment.” – Dave Henry, Artist Relations Manager
Please see the below list of new additions to the festival and stay tuned for further updates. CMW 2017 is set to take place April 18 – 23 at over thirty official CMW venues across downtown Toronto.
New Additions to line-up:
A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie
Bad Child (In partnership w/ MRG)
Daley (In partnership w/ Live Nation)
Danko Jones (Co-presented w/ Embrace)
Frigs (In partnership w/ Embrace & Sidestage)
Good Charlotte (In partnership w/ Embrace)
Hopsin (In partnership w/ MRG)
Leela James (Co-presented w/ Live Nation)
Movement (Co- presented w/ Embrace)
Sam Coffey & The Iron Lungs
Silverstein (In partnership w/ Embrace)
The Dead Love
TOBI (In partnership w/ Live Nation)
Token (In partnership w/ Embrace & Sidestage)
Too Many Zooz (In partnership w/ MRG)
Waterparks (In partnership w/ Embrace)
Wold Parade (In partnership w/ Sirius XM House)
Xavier Omar (In partnership w/ Live Nation)
Festival Passes now on sale on cmw.net/music and Ticketmaster.
ABOUT CANADIAN MUSIC WEEK
Now in its 35th year, Canadian Music Week is recognized as one of the premiere entertainment events in North America focusing on the business of music. The Canadian Music Week festival spans 6 nights of performances, with hundreds of showcasing bands at more than 30 live music venues in downtown Toronto. All convention functions take place at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street West, Toronto.