Alianait’s 12th Festival runs from June 29 to July 3 and here’s are line-up:
– Simon Lynge (Greenland)
– The Harpoonist & the Axe Murderer (B.C.)
– Mary and Joey (Pangnirtung)
– The Eastern Belles (P.E.I.)
– Twin Flames (Nunavik & Kahnawake)
– Simeonie Keenainak, Ben Qaqqasiq & the Daniel Kolola Band (Pangnirtung & Iqaluit)
– Sedaa (Mongolia & Germany)
– Barrule (The Isle of Man)
– JP Maurice (B.C.)
– The Tradeoffs (Iqaluit)
– Quantum Tangle (N.W.T.)
– REND (Alberta)
– National Theatre of Greenland production of Minik featuring Mike Thomsen, Majbritt Bech, Klaus Geisler & Hans Henrik Poulsen (Greenland)
– CBC Kids Will Stroet (B.C.)
– The Bushman NT (N.W.T.)
– Christian Tagoona (Baker Lake)
– Uyarakq & Peand-El (Greenland)
– Beebs & the Pride Punks (Iqaluit)
– The Takuginai Puppets with host Angelina Ivalu (Iqaluit & Igloolik)
Alianait has 3 more concerts in this year’s Series.
September 10 – TWIN FLAMES, brings together Inuk singer-songwriter Jaaji, from Quaqtaq and his Metis partner Chelsey June, from the Ottawa area.
October 22 – HAWKSLEY WORKMAN Canadian rock singer-songwriter critically acclaimed for his blend of cabaret pop and glam rock.
THE JERRY CANS – November 12, a much-anticipated family-friendly concert featuring Nunavut’s most popular band.