Published Feb 21, 2017It's officially time to start preparing for summer festival season. Need proof? The Ottawa's RBC Bluesfest has just announced its initial 2017 lineup.
Running July 6 to 16 at LeBreton Flats Park, the festival has roped in a varied lineup again this year. Marquee acts this year include Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Flume, Migos, LCD Soundsystem, 50 Cent, Muse, the Shins, Fetty Wap, Gary Clark Jr. and Live.
Joining those acts will also be Melissa Etheridge, Lil Yachty, Tegan and Sara, Brandi Carlile, Sam Roberts Band, Phantogram, Death From Above 1979, July Talk, RL Grime, Matt Andersen, Daniel Caesar, Xavier Rudd, Peter Wolf, High Valley, Slam Allen, the Fabulous Thunderbirds, Anderson East, DJ Mustard, Eric Lindell, Night Lovell, Gord Bamford, Anna Lunoe, Bob Moses, Foy Vance, Dead Obies, Wide Mouth Mason, Molly Hatchet, A Tribe Called Red, Thornetta Davis, Pokey LaFarge, Begonia, Too Slim & The Taildraggers, Mydy Rabycad, The Campbell Brothers and Boogie.
You can see the even longer list of acts set to play over here.
A one-day pre-sale begins on Thursday (February 23), when Youth Festival Wristband, Adult Festival Pass Club VIP Pass all go on sale. On Friday, the general sale for all tickets will begin. You can get more ticketing info over here at the festival's website.