Published Dec 19, 2019Winterruption will return to Saskatoon for its fifth year in 2020, and the lineup for the festival has been revealed.
It will feature the Saskatchewan premiere of National Geographic – Live!, Wu-Tang Clan's GZA performing Liquid Swords in its entirety, Ezra Furman, Whitehorse, the Strumbellas, the Original Wailers, Partner, Leif Vollebekk, Coleman Hell and Begonia.
Weaves, the Good Lovelies, Girlfriend Material, Choir! Choir! Choir!, Blessed, Wake, Neon Dreams, Hannah Epperson, Super Duty Tough Work and a number of local acts will also perform.
In addition to music, there will also be a comedy show dubbed "Every Brilliant Thing" by Burnt Thicket Theatre, a co-headlining show by CBC comedians Steve Patterson and Ali Hassan, as well as a stand-up set by Brian Posehn.
The performances will be held across a number of venues in Saskatoon, including TCU Place, Coors Event Centre, the Broadway Theatre, Amigos, Louis' Pub, the Capitol Music Club, Black Cat Tavern, the Sheraton Cavalier "Top of the Inn" and the Refinery Arts Centre.
The festival runs from January 22 to 26.
Find full festival information and updates at the official Winterruption Saskatoon website.
You can also enter here to win tickets to a special VIP Whitehorse show, which will take place on January 24.