Published Jun 27, 2014Each year since 2008, the Rifflandia festival has capped off the summer in Victoria, BC. This year will be no exception, and the organizers have announced the names of 40 artists who will be performing between September 11 and 14.
This year's artists include Death Cab for Cutie, the New Pornographers, Thurston Moore, the Airborne Toxic Event, Zeds Dead, Hilltop Hoods, Dum Dum Girls, Half Moon Run, Born Ruffians, We Are Scientists, SonReal, Lightning Dust, PS I Love You, Rusko, Latryx, the Skatalites, Adam Cohen, Le Butcherettes, Reuben and the Dark, Pickwick, Jon and Roy, Sims (of Doomtree), Head of the Herd, Ivan & Alyosha, Kandle & the Krooks, Lowell, Old Man Canyon, the Glorious Sons, Zerbin, Dear Rouge, Good for Grapes and others.
More than 100 more acts have yet to be announced. Watch short trailer for the artists announced so far below.
Tickets can be purchased over at Rifflandia's website; various options are available in terms of pricing and access to shows. The flagship venue is Royal Athletic Park, but there will also be shows in other locations.