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Here Are All the Indigenous Artists Performing at the 2017 JUNO Awards

The JUNO Awards are heading to the unceded homelands of the Algonquin Nation next weekend and a number of great Indigenous acts will be participating in all of the festivities.

Aboriginal Music Manitoba’s Alan Greyeyes has compiled a list of all the Indigenous artists performing at this year’s JUNO Awards—Canada’s largest music recording industry awards.

JUNO Week runs from March 27th to April 2nd in Ottawa, Ontario. Here are all of the Indigenous artists performing throughout the celebration. View this year’s nominees for Indigenous Music Album of the Year here.

The Indigenous Nominee Honouring Ceremony is set for Saturday, April 1 at 10am. Check the full JUNOFest schedule here.

FRIDAY, MARCH 31st

  • William Prince (10:15 pm), Crystal Shawanda (10:35 pm), Tanya Tagaq (12:05 pm)
    @ Outlaws and Gunslingers Presented by CBC Music
    Saint Brigid’s Centre For The Arts, 310 St Patrick St, Ottawa, ON
  • Amanda Rheaume @ 10pm
    St. Alban’s Church, 454 King Edward Ave, Ottawa, ON
  • Julian Taylor Band @ 1am
    Mavericks, 221 Rideau St, Ottawa, ON

SATURDAY, APRIL 1st

  • William Prince at the 2017 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards
    Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON
  • Quantum Tangle @ 10pm
    The Mercury Lounge, 56 Byward Market Square, Ottawa, ON
  • Ghostkeeper @ 10pm
    Minotaure [18+], 3 Rue Kent, Gatineau, QC
  • Twin Flames @ 10pm
    Cafe Dekcuf, 221 Rideau St, Ottawa, ON
  • Bryden Gwiss Kiwenzie @ 11pm
    The Mercury Lounge, 56 Byward Market Square, Ottawa, ON
  • Don Amero @ 11pm
    Irene’s Pub, 885 Bank St, Ottawa, ON
  • Lyle Odjick and the Northern Steam @ 11pm
    The Rainbow Bistro, 76 Murray St, Ottawa, ON
  • Silla + Rise @ 12am
    The Mercury Lounge, 56 Byward Market Square, Ottawa, ON
  • William Prince @ 12am
    Irene’s Pub, 885 Bank St, Ottawa, ON
  • Crystal Shawanda @ 12am
    Mavericks, 221 Rideau St, Ottawa, ON

SUNDAY, APRIL 2nd

  • Black Bear (at the 2017 JUNO Awards)
  • A Tribe Called Red (at the 2017 JUNO Awards)
    Canadian Tire Centre, 1000 Palladium Dr, Ottawa, ON

 

The 2017 JUNO Awards will be broadcast live Sunday, April 2 at 6:30 PM EST on CTV.