[A look ahead at another Canadian summer music festival by contributor EFG. – AC]
I’m about to move
So says them, me and my Spotify playlists that have been strategically designed to move me…literally. So what do Etta James, Supertramp, Eminem, Bob Marley and The Crash Test Dummies have in common? They are all helping me move.
What do Imagine Dragons, Slipknot, Mariah Carey, Lynyrd Skynyrd
Consider this your warning Québec City, July 4th to 14th The 52nd Festival d’été de Québec has big plans to quake your city with
In all honesty, this lineup made me wish Alan Cross was the Oprah Winfrey of festival tickets “You get a ticket! And get a ticket! And YOU get a ticket!”
This year’s FEQ will remind you of spinning yee old iPod wheel, remember those? One spin will take you to rock royalty Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Evening on June 6th and the next spin will take you to a prom-themed night with Mariah Carey on July 11th, where divas, dramatics and dressing to the nine’s will be strongly encouraged, and much like real prom there’s an after party so it won’t be an early night. It’s BYOT tho. (Bring Your Own Tiara)
In addition to 11 days worth of heavy hitting performances atop the Plains of Abraham’s Bell Stage, food truck city, a Q&A series, every night the FEQ
headquarters, the Manège
“Our team is working hard, with all the passion they’re known for, to create an unforgettable event. By the end of this 11-day musical marathon, the people of Québec will be prouder than ever of their festival!” promises Alain-Jacques Simard, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Festival d’été de Québec.
No ride? No problem.
The much loved/loathed phrase “I can’t even.” comes to mind upon reading the press release the other day.
acts to be announced.
You know what? I’m just going to go ahead and leave this link right here for ya.
The Plains of Abraham’s Bell Stage lineup FEQ passes recently went on sale April 4th for $105 and starting June 4th they go up to $115. For passes, schedules and all other inquiries visit feq.ca