Rennie Adams From The Voice Joins Festival Lineup

Rennie Adams will be performing at this year's Festival, opening for Seal on Saturday, June 23, at the Sony Centre.

Adams is best known for his talents on The Voice Australia, where his soulful folk tones put him in the top eight and garnered international recognition.

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Lake Street's Free Yourself Up Drops May 4

Lake Street Dive's Free Yourself Up, due May 4, is, in many ways, the band's most intimate and collaborative record. The band worked as a tightly knit unit to craft its ten songs and self-produced the album in Nashville with engineer Dan Knobler. "Free Yourself Up is about empowering yourself, emboldening yourself," says the band, "no matter what's going wrong." Pre-order to get an exclusive print signed by the band and download the album track "Good Kisser" now.

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Weaves Nominated for a JUNO

Earlier this month, Weaves was nominated for a JUNO for Alternative Album of the Year, for the second year in a row.

Shortlisted for the Polaris Music Prize in 2017, one of Canada’s most prestigious music awards, Weaves has had an impressive run since their debut just a few short years ago. From a collection of voice memos on an iPhone to establishing themselves as one of the most stridently individual acts to emerge from Toronto’s fertile and multifaceted DIY scene, Weaves has captivated audiences and critics alike.

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Matt Yuyitung wraps up the fest with three new articles (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Matt Yuyitung had a busy closing Festival weekend, writing three pieces which explored various aspects of his Festival experience:

Read his interview with ART the Band (they played June 25th at The Pilot).
Read his review of Herbie Hancock's June 29th performance at SONY Centre.
And check out his five Festival highlights.

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Jaimie Nackan chats with Alex Pangman (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Jaimie Nackan chatted with Alex Pangman about a wide variety of topics in advance of Alex's June 25th performance at Heliconian Hall. Read the interview here.

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Matt Yuyitung Reviews Knower (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Matt Yuyitung sweated it out with Knower at the Horseshoe on June 26. Read his review.

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Matt Yuyitung Reviews Snarky Puppy (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Matt Yuyitung checked out a sold-out Snarky Puppy show June 26th at the Danforth Music Hall. Read his review.

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Matt Yuyitung reflects on opening weekend (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Matt Yuyitung got out and about during the Festival's opening weekend - read his reflections here.

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Jaimie Nackan reviews Becca Stevens (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Jaimie Nackan took in Becca Stevens last weekend at The Rex. Read her review.

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Jaimie Nackan chats with Avery Raquel (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Jaimie Nackan sat down with Avery Raquel in advance of Avery's June 25th performance. Read the interview here.

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