Published Aug 15, 2019Nova Scotia Music Week will take place from November 7 to 10 this year in Truro, NS, and the first round of performers has just been announced.
So far the artists confirmed to perform include (listed alphabetically): Alaska, Awolk, Blue Lobelia, Cameron, Cassie Josephine and the Cry If I Want To's, Christine Campbell, Corey Writes, Dan Doiron, Dave Sampson, Dr G & Astronomical Unit, Electric Spoonful, Elijah Will, Gabrielle Papillon, Garret Mason, Gizelle de Guzman, Good Dear Good, Ian Sherwood, Jah'Mila, Jody Upshaw, Jordan Musycsyn, Kayleigh , Keonté Beals, Leanne Hoffman, Makayla Lynn, Matt the Music Man, Nicole Ariana, Norma MacDonald, Orchid's Curse, Outtacontroller, Pineo & Loeb, Quiet Parade, Rey D, Rich Aucoin, Shannon Quinn, Shay Pitts, Shirley Jackson & Her Good Rockin' Daddys, Superfluid Collective, Tachichi, the Drug Rugs, the Roy Volts, Thomas Stajcer, Villages, Walrus, Witchitaw, Working Class Band and Zamani.
UPDATE (9/10, 11:00 a.m. EDT): Rose Cousins has been announced as a performer at this year's festival. She will play November 8 at the First United Church in Truro, NS.
Wristbands for the festival are currently on sale for $60, which will get you access to all shows over the course of NSMW (though venues are subject to capacity).
Delegate passes (including access to the conference and opening reception) and day passes will go on sale at a later date.
Find full festival information and updates at the Nova Scotia Music Week website.