UPDATE – March 19, 2015
If you’ve been playing “The Road to Osheaga” then you’re probably aware of a bunch of bands that are playing this year’s festival. But if you don’t have the spare time to dodge all those manholes and collect birthday cakes, you might be wondering who else is on the lineup.
According to sources Reddit, CBC, Consequence of Sound, and others, the Osheaga lineup is looking pretty stacked. Artists apparently on the bill are: Florence & the Machine, The Black Keys, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Hot Chip, St. Vincent, Future Islands, Chet Faker, Alt-J, Weezer, Of Monsters and Men, Tove Lo, Kendrick Lamar, Geroge Ezra, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Decemberists, Milky Chance, Alvvays, Father John Misty, and tons more.
What do you think of the lineup so far? The full announcement will come our way Tuesday, March 24!
March 18, 2015
Last year’s Osheaga teaser was so much fun that they decided to one up themselves for the festival’s 10 year anniversary. In collaboration with Montreal gaming company Behaviour Interactive, fans can unveil and announce nearly 80 of the artists through an awesome and addictive mobile game app.
Well, what are you waiting for? Start cruising “The Road to Osheaga”, jump over obstacles, collect points, and look for the special 10 year anniversary birthday cake because those will unlock and reveal one of the artists on the lineup! So far we’ve uncovered St. Vincent, Black Keys, and Florence & The Machine. Let us know who you find.
Need an incentive? The Top 10 players on the leaderboard will be eligible to win weekend passes, and the highest scorer will win gold passes, a 3 night stay in one of Osheaga’s official accommodations, and travel to Montreal from anywhere in the world.
“The Road to Osheaga” is available for iOS right NOW for free from the App Store. It will be up on Google Play for Android tomorrow (March 19) at noon.
Osheaga already announced 10 artists set to play this summer. Stay tuned for the full lineup announcement coming next week on March 24th.