Jack White, Arctic Monkeys, Lorde, Skrillex, the Replacements, and, yes, OutKast are all set to hit Montreal this summer for the Osheaga Music and Arts Festival. This year's three-day showcase is scheduled to run from August 1 through 3 at Parc Jean-Drapeau, a pair of islands nestled in the St. Lawrence River.
Once again, organizers have lined up an impressive roster of talent including: Haim, Chance the Rapper, Against Me!, Modest Mouse, the Men, Pusha T, Danny Brown, the Dismemberment Plan, CHVRCHES, Mac DeMarco, Manchester Orchestra, J. Cole, AWOLNATION, Childish Gambino, Half Moon Run, Band of Horses, Local Natives, the Temper Trap, the 1975, Tiga, the Glitch Mob, Cut Copy, Flume, Old Crow Medicine Show, Kid Ink, Volcano Choir, London Grammar, Zomboy, Joey Bada$$, Ingrid Michaelson, Duke Dumont, Shlohmo, Kaytranada, Cyril Hahn, Kongos, Vance Joy, Jagwar Ma, Temples, Matt Mays, the Mowgli's, St. Lucia, Kate Nash, White Denim, Jimmy Hunt, Bas, Cherub, Courtney Barnett, Hospitality, Bleachers, Dream Koala, Young & Sick, Wild Child, the Beaches, Von Pariahs, Beat Market, and Le Trouble are on the bill.
Three-day and VIP passes, along with accommodations and travel packages, are available now through Osheaga's website. Single-day passes will go on sale at a later date subject to availability.