NXNE Announces 2016 Lineup for Port Lands Festival Site

NXNE announces Father John Misty, Ghostface Killah and more

Toronto has yet another summer festival to look forward to: NXNE just revealed their full 2016 lineup!

Big names included in this second round of artists are: Father John Misty, Ghostface Killah and Mother Mother. Additional performances include Dan Mangan, Shamir and Daniel Caesar. All shows will take place at NXNE’s newly relocated music hub at the Port Lands. Check out the day-by-day lineups and full performance schedule for Port Lands below.

NXNE has an exciting roster of acts for their Club Lands sessions as well, including Joy Formidable, Tuns and many more. Full details are available on their website.

Here’s a shot of the Toronto’s skyline from our new venue, the Port Lands #NXNE

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In addition, NXNE is carrying out a special Indigenous music showcase, co-presented by iNATIVEfest and Gunner Records, featuring Stevie Salas and Bernard Fowler in The IMF’s, Shawnee, Mariam, and DJ Shub at The Great Hall. More lineup details and events will be announced in the coming weeks, regarding NXNE Future Land Interactive, Music and Gaming Conference at the Ted Rogers School of Management, NXNE Game Land at Yonge-Dundas Square, and additional NXNE Port Lands and NXNE Club Land programming.

Previously announce acts: A-WA; Bad Sports; The Beatdown, Bertrand Berlin, Big Eyes, Big Ups, Bionic, Brains, Bry Webb & Providers, Cold Specks, DIANA, Danny Rebel & the KGB, Dig It Up!, Duotang, Eagulls, Escondido, Eternal Sleep Full of Hell, God’s Hate, The Hunna, The Joy Formidable, Kamasi Washington, Kevin Morby, King Khan and The Shrines, K-Man & the 45s, Mikey Erg, Moving Units, Nails, NQ Arbuckle, Pere Ubu,Prozzak; Radioactivity, SATE, Screaming Females, Shred Kelly, The So So Glos, Stonefield, Sun K, USA Out of Vietnam, The Worriers, and The Yardlets.

All NXNE Club Land tickets, and NXNE Port Lands single day, weekend and VIP passes will be on sale on Friday, April 29 at 10am EST through TicketFly at www.nxne.com/tickets.

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Portlands – June 17th
Ghostface Killah
Daniel Caesar
Mick Jenkins

Portlands – June 18th
Father John Misty
Mother Mother
Dan Mangan
The Zolas
Devin Cuddy


Main Image courtesy Rich Thane and Nick Tiringer via Flickr