Jamie Junger

Jamie Junger

Sponsored by Long & McQuade Friday 7pm, Paddy’s Pub; Saturday 10:30am, Farmers’ Market; Saturday 1pm, Festival Theatre; Sunday 1pm, Festival Theatre   Jamie left his home in Nova Scotia at the age of 17 after a less than stellar record of academic achievement (grade 8) to join the Canadian Navy where he was posted in…

Jacques Surette

Jacques Surette

Presented by Expérience Grand-Pré Friday 1pm, Just Us! Festival Tent; Saturday 9am, Farmers’ Market; Saturday 3pm, Al Whittle   Jacques Surette est un jeune auteur/compositeur qui vient de la région Sud-Ouest de la Nouvelle-Écosse. Il passe la majorité de son temps à écrire des chansons qui parlent de sa culture et de son coin de…

Dans L’Shed

Dans L’Shed

Presented by Expérience Grand-Pré Friday 1pm, Just Us! Festival Tent; Friday 10:30pm, Paddy’s Pub; Saturday 9am, Farmers’ Market Le duo gaspésien Dans l’Shed, composé d’Éric Dion et André Lavergne, a fait paraître son nouvel album Vallée embrumée en janvier 2021 co-réalisé par Benoit Pinette (Tire le Coyote) et Dans l’Shed. Le groupe a trois albums…

Sarah McInnis

Sarah McInnis

Sponsored by Cumin Kitchen & Drink Friday 1pm, Just Us! Festival Tent; Saturday 10am, Al Whittle; Saturday 3pm, Al Whittle   Singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Sarah McInnis, of Peterborough, Ontario, is a songwriter, co-creator, and believes in the profound power of storytelling for healing.  Having people approach her after a live show to share a story…

Coco Love Alcorn

Coco Love Alcorn

Sponsored by Acadia University Thursday 7pm, Horton Performance Centre; Saturday 1pm, Festival Theatre; Sunday 10am, Festival Theatre   The first thing you notice about Coco Love Alcorn, is the voice. It’s a rich, dynamic, supremely soulful instrument – hailed by the press as extraordinary, beautiful, and stunning – that has a way of touching your…

Scott Cook

Scott Cook

Sponsored by Rewind Stingray Saturday 1pm, Festival Theatre; Saturday 7pm, Festival Theatre; Sunday 10am, Festival Theatre Alberta’s Scott Cook has been living out of a van or a backpack for a dozen years now, touring almost incessantly across Canada, the US, Europe, Asia, Australia and elsewhere, and distilling his experiences into straight-talking, keenly observant verse. …

Marla & David Celia

Marla & David Celia

Sponsored by Herbin Jewellers Saturday 2:30pm, Festival Theatre; Saturday 7pm, Festival Theatre; Sunday 10am, Festival Theatre   Heady, summery ’70s vibe, Spector-esque drumbeats and strummed chords with a splash of Nilsson eccentricity – Marla & David Celia are back on tour with their second album “Indistinct Chatter”. With duet vocal harmonies in the foreground, they…

Jenn Grant

Jenn Grant

Sponsored by Jane’s Friday 7pm, Festival Theatre; Saturday 1pm, Festival Theatre   Jenn Grant was born on Prince Edward Island, the smallest province of Canada’s Maritimes. She’s an award-winning songwriter and performer, a painter and a producer. The three-time Juno nominee’s music has been described by Australia’s The Age as “dreamy, harp-and woodwinds folk, and…

Garrett Mason

Garrett Mason

Sponsored by Paddy’s Pub Friday 3:45pm Just Us! Festival Tent; Sunday 1pm, Festival Theatre   Garrett Mason is a true bluesman at heart. He was raised in Truro, Nova Scotia by his mother Pam, and father, veteran Canadian Bluesman Dutch Mason. His father stopped playing guitar before Garrett was born, and although he was not…

Factory Girls

Factory Girls

Sponsored by Bruce Dienes, Community Consultant Friday 7pm, Festival Theatre; Saturday 1:30pm, Al Whittle; Saturday 10:30pm, Paddy’s Pub; Sunday 10am, Festival Theatre   Hailing from industrial Cape Breton, Stef Nicholson and Natasha Lefort now call Halifax their home. Drawing from their Cape Breton Celtic and blue collar influences, they found a great appreciation for the…