Tuesday, June 21st featuring the Inuksuk Drum Dancers, Jordan Muckpa, Looee Arreak and the Daniel Kolola Band
Sunday, June 26th featuring MAZ (Quebec) and Quantum Tangle (Yellowknife)
Alianait’s 12th Festival runs from June 29 to July 3 and here’s our 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)
– Film Screenings at the Astro Theatre Lancaster Sound and Two Soft Things, Two Hard Things
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.