NXNE Announce 2017 Festival Lineup

Passion Pit, Tyler The Creator headline festival's 23rd year

North by Northeast has unveiled the first wave of its lineup for 2017. This year’s festival is set for June 23-25 at the Port Lands and features headliners Passion Pit, Tyler The Creator, and Post Malone.

The lineup also includes Bleachers, Sleigh Bells, The Soul Rebels Ft. Talib Kweli, Twin Peaks, and more. Over 20 other artists will be announced in April.

Here’s a look at the artists revealed today.

“The team at NXNE is driven by its passion for music and pop culture and it’s what drives
us to bring Torontonians the most dynamic and innovative programming possible,” said
Michael Hollett, President and Managing Director of NXNE. “This year’s Port Lands
lineup will light up our stages with the most diverse voices in music today.”

The festival returns to the Port Lands for the second straight year, with a numerous enhancements on tap for the setup. In addition to the music, attendees can expect a comedy tent, sponsor activations, midway carnival rides and games, art installations, and comfortable retreats.

With Port Lands hosting the three-day music festival stream, additional programming includes Club Land, Game Land, Future Land taking place at over a dozen venues across Toronto including Yonge and Dundas Square, The Danforth Music Hall, Horseshoe Tavern, Adelaide Hall, and more beginning June 16.

For more information and to purchase tickets please visit www.nxne.com.