Vancouver Folk Audio Festival unveils summer time 2022 lineup

Vancouver People New music Festival (VFMF), a single of the city’s most preferred summertime occasions, is returning to Jericho Beach front Park this July for a a few-working day extravaganza.

The lineup for the 45th once-a-year VFMF, using spot July 15 to 17, characteristics an comprehensive lineup of local, nationwide, and intercontinental stars.

This year’s performers include things like Mexican-American musician and activist Alejandro Escovedo, a few-time Grammy nominee Allison Russell, two-time International Bluegrass Songs Association’s Guitar Player of the 12 months Molly Tuttle, and area indie-rock heroes The New Pornographers.

“I am so happy to have so numerous fantastic Canadian and Intercontinental artists coming this year,” mentioned Artistic and Executive Director Debbi Salmonsen in a launch. “As very well as legends like Taj Mahal, and lots of fantastic Canadian and US musicians, we have artists joining us from Chile, Finland, India, Korea, Mexico, and Taiwan.

“This yr, our ‘folk music’ definition has really unfold its wings into lots of roots genres. We can not wait around to see our People Fest followers, suppliers and volunteers in man or woman once again this 12 months. We are performing challenging to ensure a harmless and joyful knowledge for all people. I also want to specific our gratitude to the Musqueam Nation for allowing for us to hold our occasion on their unceded common land.”

Vancouver Folk Music Festival

Allison Russell (Marc Baptiste/Submitted) | The New Pornographers (Ebru Yildiz/Submitted)

The VFMF will characteristic a few daytime phases as nicely as an evening key stage. The competition will also have a Minor Individuals region, an artisan market place, food distributors, and an adult beverage yard, so there are a lot to see and do.

Vancouver Folk Music Festival


Here’s the whole lineup for Vancouver Folks Tunes Competition 2022:

  • Alejandro Escovedo
  • Allison Russell
  • Asleep At the Wheel
  • Beledrone
  • Bella White
  • Blue Moon Marquee w/ Duke Robillard
  • Christine Tassan et les Imposteures
  • Clerel
  • Debashish Bhattacharya
  • 5 Alarm Funk
  • Ford Pier
  • Fortune Block
  • Frazey Ford
  • Golosa La Orquesta
  • Haley Heynderickx
  • Housewife
  • Kanatal
  • Lache Cercel & The Roma Jazz Ensemble
  • Lennie Gallant
  • Molly Tuttle
  • Estimate The Raven
  • Redbird
  • RevoluSon
  • Robben Ford
  • Russell deCarle
  • SGaanaGwa
  • Shovels & Rope
  • Stringband Sundae
  • Suzie Ungerleider
  • Taj Mahal
  • The Bros. Landreth
  • The New Pornographers
  • Vancouver Fiddle Club
  • Witch Prophet

Tiered weekend and working day passes are on sale now, with selling prices escalating as tiers offer out. There are concession-priced tickets for elders, learners, and youth, and little ones aged 12 and under can go to the celebration cost-free with a paid out adult.

Vancouver People Songs Competition 2022

When: July 15 to 17, 2022
Where: Jericho Beach Park, Vancouver
Tickets: Different charges buy on the internet