POP Montreal unveils 2022 lineup
Montreal independent music festival, POP Montreal has announced this year's lineup.
The festival which puts a heavy emphasis on emerging musicians and eclectic acts alike has once again assembled a wide-ranging roster including singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright, indie rock act Born Ruffians, viral punk/riot girl formation The Linda Lindas, British funk group Cymande, Jamaican dancehall artists Sister Nancy, indie rockers Partner, drag queen Priyanka and more.
Like past editions, the festival will also include art exhibit Art POP, craft fair Puces POP, conference series POP Symposium, cinematic programming as part of Film POP, and a kid-friendly series of events as part of Kids POP.
POP Montreal first started in 2002 as a non-profit festival to celebrate emerging talent with a heavy emphasis on Montreal artists.
The 2022 edition of POP Montreal is set to run from September 28 - October 2. Tickets and more information can be found at POPMontreal.com.
We are BACK with this beautiful sandwich of music and art! This year's line-up: post-rock icons Tortoise, UK funk pioneers Cymande, Rupaul's DR winner Priyanka, Ghanaian electro rapper Ata Kak, viral punk sensations the Linda Lindas, Juno award winner Allison Russell and more 🥪 pic.twitter.com/H8KcYqW9Ot— POP Montréal (@popmontreal) May 24, 2022
Listen to music from Martha Wainwright, Cymande, Born Ruffians