Interested in heading west this summer, but need a reason to get yourself motivated?
UMFM and Sled Island want you to experience the best that the Stampede City has to offer with a pair of free festival passes. Running June 21st thru the 25th, the festival's stellar lineup this year features post-punk upstarts Cloud Nothings, sonic pioneers the Silver Apples, slowcore legends Low, indie buzz bands Weyes Blood and Waxahatchee, afrobeat superstar Hailu Mergia, this year's curator Flying Lotus and so many more amazing acts set to be announce April 11th!
Over the next 12 weeks some of your favorite UMFM hosts will be sharing their top Sled Island festival acts to check out over these 5 great days so you can get in the know and be primed and ready for a fantastic festival experience.
We've also got a series of live sessions planned with some of the great Winnipeg artists who will be making the trek to Calgary for this year's festival, so stay tuned! For more information on your chance to win, or to follow along with our artist recommendation series, LIKE UMFM on Facebook, follow us @umfm and tune in to 101.5 on your FM dial and be sure to check out sledisland.com and umfm.com for more info on the festival.
Calgary. Sled Island. You. UMFM.