Toronto Urban Roots Festival Adds the Hold Steady, Frank Turner, Lowest of the Low, Skydiggers
Published Feb 25, 2013This summer the Toronto Urban Roots Festival (TURF) will be bringing some high-profile acts to Fort York: Garrison Common from July 4 to 7. The lineup just keeps on getting better, since the organizers have added some more acts to the bill.
Following previously announced artists like Belle & Sebastian, She & Him, Camera Obscura, Neko Case, and Joel Plaskett & the Emergency, the fest has nabbed new additions the Hold Steady, Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls, the Lowest of the Low, Justin Townes Earle and Skydiggers.
The festival will be spread out across four nights and two full days, with performances by some 30 artists taking place on two outdoor stages and in two clubs.
Early bird tickets are slated to go on sale in mid-March. Four-day passes are $99.50, while single day tickets are $39.50 or $49.60, and VIP tickets are $193.50 or $149.50. Check back to TURF's website for specific information as it is made available.