Published Dec 03, 2015Icy electronic music celebration Igloofest is set to return to Montreal in the new year, and organizers have just unveiled the initial lineup.
Slated to run across four consecutive weekends beginning January 14 through to February 6, the festival will be celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2016 — and it's roped in an impressive roster of guests to mark the milestone.
The opening weekend will feature headlining sets from Bonobo, Paul Kalkbrenner and Dave Clarke, while Lunice, Ryan Playground, Rue de Bois b2b MLB, WYLN, Alicia Hush, Kim Ann Foxman, Lexis & Dr. Love, Debbie Døe, Misstress Barbara and Maus & Soundshaper are also on the inaugural weekend bill.
Other names set to perform over the four-weekend-long festival include Sébastien Léger, Michael Mayer, Tale of Us, Rone, Gina Turner, Brodinski, Swindle, Scuba, Jimmy Edgar, Maceo Plex, Shall Ocin, Odd Parents, Carl Craig, Al Ester, Heidi, Modeselektor, Siriusmodeselektor, Shed, Benjamin Damage, truncate, Poirier, Magnanime, Baya, Diagraf, TiND, Ma", Vincent Raineri, Hugues Clément, Push 1 Stop, Tetsouille and Chocobeets.
The massive musical event will take place between two stages at the Jacques-Cartier Quay at the Old Port of Montreal. In addition to a selection of VIP packages, 12-night Igloopasse tickets are currently available for $120, while single weekend passes will run you $50. There's also a four-night option for $70, as well as individual evenings tickets for $20.
You can find full details, including ticketing information and day-by-day lineups and schedules, over at the Igloofest website.