Rogers Picnic Music Festival Brings City and Colour, Cat Power

Published: 2008-04-24
The Rogers Picnic returns to Toronto's Historic Fort York with headliner Dallas Green AKA City and Colour. The music festival debuted last year complete with picnic blankets, beach balls, a sunny day and great acts like The Roots, Bedouin Soundclash and Tegan and Sara. This year's festival taking place on July 20 and features a lineup heavy on the indie rock.

Dallas Green, who is headlining the show as City & Colour, will head out on a North American tour in May with a couple of dates at Massey Hall in Toronto prior to the Rogers Picnic. In September he will be in Texas for Austin City Limits. Green is promoting his sophomore album Bring Me Your Love that was released earlier this year.

The rest of this year's Rogers Picnic acts are as follows:

Cat Power
Tokyo Police Club
Animal Collective
Dizzee Rascal
Born Ruffians
The Carps

Tickets for the show are $49.50 each and will go on sale on April 26.

Writer: Michelle Garcia



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