>> Friday, 30 April 2010
The main stage schedule for this year’s Folk Festival has surfaced, and it goes a little something like this:
Wednesday, July 7th
Thursday, July 8
John Hiatt & The Combo
The Avett Brothers
The Levon Helm Band
Friday, July 9
The Swell Season
The Peatbog Faeries
Saturday, July 10
Works Progress Administration
The Cat Empire
Sunday, July 11
Gord Downie & the Country of Miracles
A few things to note…
If you haven’t heard, Simon & Garfunkle’s MTS Centre May 5th gig is postponed to July 8th, which is really really untimely.
Other than Gord Downie & the Country of Miracles, a few others were recently added to the whopping folk fest bill: Ghostkeeper, Kinnie Star, and Trio Bembe.
The short sets (between main stage acts) are still to be announced. Personally, I’m hoping Europe plays a quick set right before Arrested Development, while GOB dazzles the eye with some
In non-folk fest concert news…
Toronto pop-rockers Sweet Thing stop by the Pyramid on June 4th.
British folk-pop songstress Helen White is there on May 14th.
And lastly, Reflection Eternal performs at the Pyramid on June 2nd.