More than just Toronto’s answer to SXSW, the North by Northeast Music & Film Festival and Conference has showcased the best of Canada’s new music and independent film for the past 16 years. All this week, music fans and media industry types alike with gather as NXNE rolls out a series of showcases featuring over 650 local, national and international artists. Among the acts this year are Iggy & The Stooges, The Raveonettes, Japandroids, X, Mudhoney, Les Savy Fav, Man… or Astroman?, Cold Cave, De La Soul, Surfer Blood, Wavves, Sloan, and many others.

For the first year ever, KEXP is participating at the conference with a showcase of our own! Join us at the legendary Horseshoe Tavern for a special night with Elliott Brood, Warpaint, Free Energy, The Ghost Is Dancing and more!

photo by Jim Bennett

photo by Jim Bennett

KEXP Showcase @ Horseshoe Tavern

2AM – The Junction
1AM – The Ghost is Dancing
12AM – Elliott BROOD
10PM – Free Energy
9PM – Dinosaur Bones

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One Comment

  1. Tony Almonte
    Posted June 22, 2010 at 10:41 am | Permalink

    NXNE was outstanding, with interesting people and great talent all around. Looking forward to next year! Tony Almonte (Sherbrooke, Qc-Canada)

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