The festival focuses on emerging artists with an emphasis on Canada, but artists from all over the world play. This year's lineup includes Absolutely Free, Corridor, Badge Epoque Ensemble, Just Mustard, Nap Eyes, The High Dials, Ada Lea, Tallies, Bodywash, Odonis Odonis, and more.
The inaugural New Colossus Festival, the CMJ-esque music festival and industry conference, happens this weekend (March 7-10) at East Village/LES venues Pianos, Arlene's Grocery, The Delancey, Berlin, Coney Island Baby, and Bowery Electric.
The Vermont edition includes Real Estate, Dan Deacon, !!! (Chk Chk Chk), Pond, Frankie Cosmos, Big Thief and more; Detroit's Waking Windows has Car Seat Headrest, Whitney, Priests, Mount Eerie, Julie Byrne, Deradoorian and more.