The 18th edition of NXNE has wrapped up–and it was the biggest one yet. Here are some numbers:
Number of performers: 800+
Number of stages/venues: 50+
Number of fans at the gigs: 310,000+
Number of people at Yonge-Dundas Square to see free shows on Saturday and Sunday: 55,000
Want a keepsake? From the press release:
To keep the music alive, “The Best of NXNE 2012” compilation album – featuring singles by over 40 top NXNE bands – is available for free downloads on Amazon MP3 U.S. Go to http://amzn.to/NiQJgM to download. TuneCore, the global leader in digital music distribution and a sponsor at this year’s NXNE, was the catalyst for the creation and production of the album.