2015 Workshops etc. Schedule

SATURDAY 9:00 am – gates open 9:00 – 10:00 – Acroyoga w/ Kyla Shynkar & Phill Maher (soccer field) 10:00 – 11:15 – Dance Church w/ Bernice Raabis (Pavilion) 10:15 – 11:15 – Harmony singing workshop w/ Coco Love Alcorn (workshop tent) 11:15 – 12:00 – African Dance Fusion Workout w/ Beth Campbell & friends […]

2015 Line-up:

Mother Mother . Ozomatli . Aidan Knight Oliver Swain’s BIG MACHINE . Coco Love Alcorn Abstract Rude w/ DJ Rippel . Dreamtree Project. Adham Shaikh . Shred Kelly . Moody Amiri  Gurpreet Chana “The Tabla Guy” . Hornography  High As Mountains . Gabriel Palatchi Trio . HarpPixie Trio Sofiella Watt & the Huckleberry Bandits . Leeky Tearducts Slava […]

Mother Mother

Indie rock – Vancouver, BC Mother Mother has always reveled in contradiction. “It’s the person, the humanoid…that’s the very good bad thing.” For Ryan Guldemond, there is no denying the human condition in all its tragic, conflicting nature. Two years after the Juno-nominated “The Sticks,” the band’s apocalyptic 2012 album steeped in isolation and dread, […]

Ozomatli

Latin/Funk/Hip-Hop – Los Angeles, CA PLACE IN THE SUN, the eighth album by multi-genre, multi-cultural Grammy winning band Ozomatli, takes the band’s street-party consciousness to new heights of eclecticism. Produced by the band and long-time friend, world renowned engineer Robert Carranza and featuring collaborations with the legendary Eurythmics guitarist Dave Stewart and Xandy Barry of […]

Aidan Knight

Alt Pop/Folk – Victoria, BC Aidan Knight is a five-piece band on stage and in studio but the core of the band’s sound resides in the namesake. An observer and a storyteller, Aidan Knight stores memories from the seemingly mundane and twists them into Wes Anderson-like tales. The characters that make up each song are […]

Oliver Swain’s BIG MACHINE

Folk-Noir/ Americana – Victoria, BC Oliver Swain, a Juno and WCMA nominated Americana and Folk-Noir musician from Victoria BC spent a dozen years in some of North Americas most loved roots bands(Outlaw Social, The Duhks, The Bills) before releasing ‘In a BIG MACHINE’ in 2011 to rave reviews “Oliver Swain’s brilliant vocals and genre-agnostic style […]

Abstract Rude w/ DJ Rippel

Hip Hop – Los Angeles, CA Abstract Rude is still very relevant in the world of independent hip-hop. A veteran of the Los Angeles Underground scene he has been signed to a major & released several albums over his extensive career on various indie labels. Capitol (via Beastie boys’ Grand Royal), Battleaxe, Project Blowed Recordings/Decon & Rhymesayers […]

Dreamtree Project

Indian dub fusion – Nelson/Montreal/Toronto Dreamtree Project is the Indian dub fusion project of ethno electronic master, adham shaikh and sitar virtuoso, Uwe Neumann, and this summer 2015 will also feature tablas by Gurpreet Singh Chana “The Tabla Guy”. This dynamic trio weaves a magic carpet ride of Classical Indian raga afloat a dub cloud […]

Adham Shaihk (global bass dance set)

Electronica/World Fusion – Nelson, BC Adham Shaikh is a Juno and Emmy Award-nominated music producer, composer, sound designer, and DJ who brings his uniquely powerful global sounds to the world stage and screen, not to mention many a crowded dance floor. Adham has over the years had the pleasure to work with many talented musicians on […]

Coco Love Alcorn

Jazz/Pop/R&B/Folk – Owen Sound, ONT Whether she is improvising on a festival stage with her voice or trumpet, boldly genre-hopping from project to project, or simply tackling life as a professional musician and mother, Coco Love Alcorn follows her spirit. Yet, she makes her live musical experience less about following her spirit than about inspiring audience members to […]