Published Apr 23, 2014This marks the 35th year of the annual Festival International de Jazz de Montréal, and the newly announced lineup is bound to appeal to a fans of all genres. The festival runs from June 26 to July 6.
Performers this year include Beck, St. Vincent, Elvis Costello, Rufus Wainwright, Diana Ross, the Violent Femmes, Andrew Bird, Daniel Lanois (with Emmylou Harris and Trixie Whitley), Matt Andersen, Gary Clark Jr., Coeur de Pirate, Ginger Baker (of Cream), Badbadnotgood, Aretha Franklin, Ben Harper, Tony Bennet, B.B. King, Nikki Yanofsky, Barenaked Ladies, Kandle, Michael Bublé, and Earth, Wind & Fire.
Tickets for some shows are already available here, while others will go on sale on Saturday (April 26) at noon EDT. Infolettre Spectra subscribers will have access to pre-sale tickets starting tomorrow (April 24); become a subscriber for free here.
Go to the festival's website for more information.