Canadian Music Week (CMW) announces a stellar list of headlining artists as part of its 2015 festival programming including The Jesus and Mary Chain: 30th Anniversary of Psychocandy, Kiesza, GoldLink, LIGHTS, FIDLAR, King Tuff, Billy Talent, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Cloud Nothings, Daniel Lanois and more (see full list below). This year will once again feature The CMW Concert Lottery, offering CMW wristband holders the chance to guarantee a spot at some of the larger shows during the festival, and the opportunity to optimize their time. Now spanning 10 days, CMW will showcase over 1000 bands at more than 60 live music venues in downtown Toronto, May 1-10.
HEADLINING PERFORMERS: Alvvays APES Banoffee Beams Ben Lee Billy Talent Bird of Bellwoods BRONCHO Cafeine Clairmont The Second Cloud Nothings Colbie Caillat Daddy Issues Daniel Lanois Daytrip Dead Broke Dead Soft Diamond Bones Dune Rats Emay Faith No More Fat White Family Fever The Ghost FIDLAR Gateway Drugs The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger (GOASTT) Glass Gang Gold Lake GoldLink GOSH PITH Hamish Anderson Hare Squead Harrison HUMANS Jack and Eliza Jamaican Queens Jazz Cartier John Mellencamp John River K.I.D. Kaydee Kiesza King Tuff Lady Lamb The Beekeeper LIGHTS Little You, Little Me Lord Quest LYON MAGIC! My Goodness No Why Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds Obeson Phebe Starr PKEW PKEW PKEW Pluto Robbie Redway Rival Sons Rocco Deluca Ron Sexsmith Saba Scott Weiland & The Wildabouts Shi Wisdom The Death Set The Dirty Nil The Glorious Sons The Jesus and Mary Chain: 30th Anniversary of Pschycandy The Lazys The Lytics The Orwells Twin Peaks VÉRITÉ Whitehorse Young Paris