NXNE, our wild and woolly pals to the north, announced their first round of programming and showcasing artists recently.
The esteemed conference and festival moves into its 20th year next June 13 - 22 with the promise of good times in the Toronto Summer.
Legendary Syrian artist Omar Souleyman and Three 6 Mafia co-founder Juicy J round out an exciting list of established artists and up and comers heading to NXNE Music including St. Vincent, Danny Brown, Courtney Barnett, Rhye, Mac DeMarco and Run the Jewels.
NXNE Interactive will present over 65 sessions with a roster of speakers including Shady Records president Paul Rosenberg, who has worked with Eminem since 1997; Drake's co-manager Oliver El-Khatib, and Last Gang Records Co-Founder Chris Taylor.
NXNE's five pillars -- Music, Film, Comedy, Art, and Interactive -- add up to unlimited opportunities for inspiration and fun.
Passes and wristbands available here.