Home County Line-up Announced

The Home County Music & Art Festival has unveiled a long list of acts that will perform at this year’s event.

The annual event will be held in Victoria Park July 18-20.

“We have put to together a fantastic list of local, regional, and national performers for this year’s festival that includes a great mix of traditional and contemporary music,” says Artistic Director Darin Addison. “We are proud to continue the Home County tradition of booking an all-Canadian music lineup. There is something for everyone.”

The band Whitehorse will headline on Friday, Ashley MacIsaac will headline Saturday, and Nathan Rogers gets top billing on Sunday.

The complete list of performers includes:

  • The Allens (London, ON)
  • The Beauties (Toronto, ON)
  • The Bills (Victoria, BC)
  • Blackwood Honeybees (London, ON)
  • Allison Brown (Windsor/London, ON)
  • Cold Specks (Toronto, ON/London UK)
  • Doghouse Rose (London/Toronto, ON)
  • Elisapie (Salluit, Nunavik/Montreal, QC)
  • Jenn Grant (Halifax, NS)
  • Connie Kaldor (Regina, SK/Montreal, QC)
  • James Keelaghan (Peterborough, ON/Calgary, AB)
  • Kevin’s Bacon Train (London, ON)
  • Marty Kolls (London, ON)
  • The Laws (Wheatley, ON)
  • Lit’l Chicago (Sarnia, ON)
  • Lonnie In The Garden (London, ON)
  • Sarah MacDougall (Whitehorse, YT)
  • Ashley MacIsaac (Creignish, NS/Windsor, ON)
  • The Marrieds (London, ON)
  • Pete Denomme & The Cosmic Cowboys (London, ON)
  • Rant Maggie Rant (Stratford, ON)
  • Amanda Rheaume (Ottawa, ON)
  • Robbie Antone’s Blues Machine (London, ON)
  • Nathan Rogers (Hamilton, ON/Winnipeg, MB)
  • Stephanie Cadman Trio (Toronto, ON)
  • The Schotts (Tillsonburg, ON)
  • Sweet Alibi (Winnipeg, MB)
  • Carly Thomas (London, ON)
  • Trent Severn (Stratford, ON)
  • Bry Webb (Guelph, ON)
  • Whitehorse (Toronto, ON)

The Home County Family Area will once again include Todd’s Musical Petting Zoo and the lineup for the Children’s Stage includes:

  • Jack Barnes & Bernie Gilmore (London, ON)
  • Dickie Bird (Walkerton, ON)
  • Jake Differ (Peterborough, ON)
  • DuffleBag Theatre (London, ON)
  • Jack Grunsky (Toronto, ON)

For more information on the performers, visit www.homecounty.ca. The complete schedule of concert performances and workshops will be announced in June.