Festival Music House announces 2015 lineup

Festival Music House logoReturning to the Toronto International Film Festival® (TIFF) for the sixth year, Festival Music House today announced its lineup of new and established Canadian musical talent to perform at the annual event. The invite-only concert series is happening on Sunday, Sept. 13 and Monday, Sept. 14 at Adelaide Hall (250 Adelaide St. W.) and gives local and visiting film and television industry a chance to explore Canada’s wealth of artists and music during TIFF. Produced by Arts & Crafts in conjunction with Radio Starmaker Fund, this year’s event features performances by Barenaked Ladies, dj/producer Kid Koala, indie rockers Half Moon Run, live electro/hip-hop trio Keys N Krates and many more.

“Six years in and we’re thrilled with the way Festival Music House has emerged as a highlight of the TIFF party circuit,” said Aaron Miller, events manager with Arts & Crafts, who produces the event. “This year’s lineup represents another amazing mix of Canada’s best known and emerging musical talent, and we’re honoured to showcase these artists throughout the Festival for some of the film and television industry’s brightest creatives.”

Barenaked Ladies will perform on Monday, Sept. 14 at Festival Music House.

Barenaked Ladies

Image by Matt Barnes

Past FMH performers include K’NAAN, City and Colour, Sloan, A Tribe Called Red, Gord Downie, BADBADNOTGOOD and Stars. An elite networking opportunity and key event in the TIFF circuit, FMH consistently garners praise from VIPs and media alike and has been hailed year after year as one of the Festival’s best parties.

The full FMH 2015 lineup is below, and can also be found at festivalmusichouse.com.

Sunday, Sept.13
Kid Koala (midnight)
Half Moon Run (11 p.m.)
Reuben and the Dark (10 p.m.)
Avenue (9 p.m.)
Harrison (8 p.m.)

Monday, Sept. 14
Keys N Krates (midnight)
Barenaked Ladies (11 p.m.)
Dear Rouge (10 p.m.)
Allie X (9 p.m.)
Brave Shores (8 p.m.)

For more information on Festival Music House, visit festivalmusichouse.com.

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