The Vancouver Folk Music Festival Looks Tasty


During the summer, Jericho Beach Park is one of the most beautiful places to spend a lazy, sunny day. Mix in some live music to this gorgeous backdrop and you have a magical experience.

The 2013 instalment of the Vancouver Folk Music Festival is set to run from July 19th to the 21st, and it features a bevy of talented musicians.

Take a peek at the full lineup:

Lena Anderssen
Sam Baker
Del Barber
Black Prairie
Bon Débarras
Dalannah Gail Bowen
The Brothers Comatose
Jeffery Broussard & the Creole Cowboys
Brown Bird
Jason Burnstick
The Cat Empire
Tim Chaisson
Cold Specks
Debo Band
Delhi 2 Dublin
Joaquin Diaz
The Raghu Dixit Project
Maria Dunn
Kathleen Edwards
Steve Earle & The Dukes
Elephant Revival
Hannah Georgas
Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion
Hazmat Modine
Hurray for the Riff Raff
Reid Jamieson
Anthony Joseph and the Spasm Band
The Alan Kelly Gang
Mo Kenney
Kaki King
Aidan Knight
Kobo Town
The Latchikos
The Littlest Birds
Natalie Maines
Maria in the Shower
Danny Michel with the Garifuna Collective
Nomadic Massive
Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton
Martha Redbone Roots Project
Pharis and Jason Romero
Justin Rutledge
Stefano Saletti and Piccola Banda Ikona
The Shirleys
Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars
moira smiley & VOCO
Kinnie Starr
Jayme Stone
Vancouver Chinese Music Ensemble
Tinpan Orange
Los Vega
The Waterboys
Loudon Wainwright III
Sara Watkins
The Wooden Sky
Fatma Zidan
Laetitia Zonzambe

As you can see there is a wide range of artists to tickle many different fancies. From The Cat Empire and their jazzy punch, to Kinnie Starr and her experimentation with all things music, there is something for everyone. This year looks so fun. I cannot wait to sit back and take it all in.

Now you may wonder how you can get more information on this wonderful event, well my friends I have that all neatly organized for you, right here:

Ticket information
Artist Information
Daytime Stage Schedule
Nighttime Stage Schedule
Getting to the Festival

Well I think that is all I have, if you need any further information, just check out the festival site – here.

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