Stars

Indie pop band from Canada, formed in 2000.

Torquil Campbell - Vocals, keyboards, trumpet
Evan Cranley - Bass, guitar, trombone
Amy Millan - Guitar, vocals
Chris Seligman - Keyboards, programming, French horn
Pat McGee - Drums

Whitehorse

Tanya Tagaq

Tanya Tagaq's intense, evocative vocalizations, based on traditional Inuit throat singing, help reclaim the controversial 1922 film Nanook of the North. Tagaq, along with percussionist Jean Martin and cellist Cris Derksen, perform live to the film's silent images of life in an early 20th-century Inuit community in Northern Quebec.

Commissioned by the Toronto Film Festival for their First Nations Film Festival, Tagaq's sense of the film's Arctic sound and spaces transforms the images, adding feeling and depth to a complex mix of beautiful representations and racially charged clichés.

Tanya Tagaq in concert with Nanook of the North was commissioned by TIFF Bell Lightbox as part of its film retrospective First Peoples Cinema: 1500 Nations, One Tradition.


Commissioned by the Toronto Film Festival for their First Nations Film Festival, Tagaq's sense of the sound of the Arctic spaces shown in the film transforms the images, adding great feeling and depth to a complex mix of beautiful representations and racially charged clichés.

Tanya Tagaq in concert with Nanook of the North was commissioned by TIFF Bell Lightbox as part of its film retrospective First Peoples Cinema: 1500 Nations, One Tradition.

The Weather Station

Quantum Tangle

Canadian band from Windsor, Ontario.
Partner is the "mature" effort of two best friends named Josée Caron and Lucy Niles. Partner is genre-defying and terrifying: part musical act, part teenage diary, and 100% queer, Partner is unflinching in its exploration of intimacy, friendship, sexuality, drugs, and the existential predicament of being a lesbian barista in the year 2017.

The Courtneys

Cris Derksen

Canadian cellist, classically trained, but playing hip-hop, rock, folk, country, jazz as well.

William Prince

Carmen Braden

Nuela Charles

A folk-pop band from Halifax, NS.

Louie and Leanne Goose

The Highest Order

The Lonesome Ace Stringband

Major Funk and the Employment

JB the First Lady

Silla + Rise

Silla and Rise blend Inuit throat-singing and futuristic dancefloor beats. Silla are Cynthia Pitsiulak (Kimmirut, NU) and Charlotte Qamaniq (Iglulik, NU) their name comes from the Inuktitut word "Sila" meaning weather. Sila is what surrounds us; it is what connects us to our land, to the moon, sun and stars, the ocean and the air we breathe. In respecting and honouring the need to preserve Inuit culture and paying homage to our land and the strong connection to its spirituality, they experience and perform the sounds of traditional and contemporary throat songs. Rise is Ottawa’s Rise Ashen, a Juno Award nominated global-grooves producer, DJ and dancer who has spent his life pursuing the intersection of traditional and futuristic music.
Silla and Rise were nominated for a Juno for Indigenous Music Album of the Year in 2017 for their self-titled Debut, they are currently working on a second album.

Twin Peaks

Rock The Arts

Andrea Bettger

Andrea Bettger is a sought-after violinist and vocalist. While completing her music degree in classical violin at the University of Toronto, she gained experience in playing jazz and bluegrass styles, as well as experimenting in the electric world of sounds on her instrument. Her artistic versatility resulted in playing with well-known bands such as Wide Mouth Mason, The Rheostatics, Ron Sexsmith, and Jane Siberry.
Since moving to the Northwest Territories in 2003, Andrea has become heavily involved in the Northern-fiddling scene. She has dedicated herself to researching, transcribing, teaching and playing fiddle tunes, with a particular interest in Metis approaches to writing. Her efforts won her the honour of “Citizen of the Year” in 2007, and an invitation to represent the North as a fiddler at “NorthernScene” at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa in 2013. She has played with countless Northern artists both as a live performer and as a session musician. Most recently, Andrea was selected as an artist-in-residence at the Banff Centre for the Arts in 2016.
Andrea’s diverse musical background and experience has led her to write music that is heavily influenced by Northern Metis fiddling and jazz, gypsy and classical violin styles. The fusion of these approaches results in an exciting blend of toe-tapping material, complemented with meditative and heart-warming melodies.

Ororo Mohawk

Abigail Lapell

Canadian folk-noir singer-songwriter based in Toronto.

Peekaboo Kazoo

Children's act from Yellowknife, NT

Bella Dance

Aurora Fiddle Society

Miraj featuring Taiga Yoga

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