Festival Hub: Ottawa Bluesfest

Ottawa Bluesfest 2016

July 7-17, 2016

Ottawa, ON

The Scene
Winning the title for “festival that sounds least like its name”, the Ottawa Bluesfest hits almost every genre even including a little bit of blues. Starting as a small fest over twenty years ago, they have grown exponentially to a ten-day mult-stage event that’s one of the highlights of the Canadian summer.
Venue
Headliners
Red Hot Chili Peppers
San Fermin
The Decemberists
The Lumineers
2016 Lineup
  • Billy Idol
  • Joe Jackson
  • Schoolboy Q
  • The Head and the Heart
  • Peter Bjorn and John
  • Son Little
  • Boy & Bear
  • David Gogo
  • Tyler Kealey
  • Suits ‘N Toques
  • Noel Gallagher & High Flying Birds
  • Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals
  • The Tallest Man on Earth
  • Tal Wilkenfeld
  • Pandaleon
  • Fire Antlers
  • Harrison Sweet Taste Kennedy
  • The Lumineers
  • The Cult
  • Earl Sweatshirt
  • The London Souls
  • Brandi Carlile
  • Archer
  • Jeff Ross (comedy)
  • Jill Zmud
  • Amanda Rheaume
  • John Fogerty
  • Thomas Rhett
  • Madeon
  • Debauche
  • Yukon Blonde
  • Archer
  • Wild Child
  • San Fermin
  • Jimmy Tri-Tone Band
  • Gingkoa
  • Grand River Ramblers
  • Steamers
  • Brad Paisley
  • Alessia Cara
  • The Decemberists
  • Half Moon Run
  • XXYYXX
  • Pierre Kwenders
  • Craig Cardiff
  • Tribute to Jack Bruce
  • Carlo
  • Sam Hunt
  • Awolnation
  • the Monkees
  • Pup
  • Freddie Gibbs
  • Lindsey Stirling
  • Jesse Greene Band
  • Paul Deslauriers Band
  • Cashtro Crosby and DJ Mes
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Zeds Dead
  • Lindsay Ferguson
  • Training Season
  • Jack De Keyzer
  • Chocolate Hot Pockets
  • Duran Duran
  • Future
  • Wolf Parade
  • Nelly
  • DZ Deathrays
  • Holy F—
  • Cashmere Cat
  • the Paper Kites
  • Paul James
  • Pith and the Parenchymas
  • the Wicked Mercy
  • Brothers Dube
  • Danny Albert
  • Just Poets
  • City and Colour
  • Bryan Ferry
  • Amos the Transparent
  • Bombino
  • Brock Zeman
  • Barry and the Blasters
  • Monday I Retire
Artist Videos

 

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