Toronto, Canada’s version of South by Southwest, North by Northeast returns June 11-17th, bringing live music, film screenings, and interactive panels to venues across the city. In regards to the music portion, some 650 bands will perform across 50 stages. The Flaming Lips, Raekwon and Ghostface Killah, and Bad Religion headline this year’s lineup and they’ll be joined by of Montreal, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, The Men, Purity Ring, Porcelain Raft, Matthew Good, Ceremony, Friends, and Bleached.
Also playing are The Death Set, Reigning Sound, Oberhofer, Killer Mike, Action Bronson, Bass Drum of Death, Young Magic, Hollerado, The Black Belles, Plants and Animals, Rival Schools, 2:54, Yamantaka//Sonic Titan, Doldrums, Violens, Exit Music, Grass Widow, DZ Deathrays, Jonathan Toubin, Odonis Odonis, and Art vs. Scence, among others.
Music, film, and interactive badges are now available via the festival’s website.