Furthur, Santana, Weezer, Derek and Susan, Arcade Fire Confirmed for Ottawa Bluesfest
The Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest will take place in Ottawa, Canada from July 6-18. The festival pledges to showcase local, regional, national and international musicians. This year those groups will include: Furthur, Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi Band, Jimmy Cliff, The Levon Helm Band, John Hiatt & the Combo, The Moody Blues, The Flaming Lips, Weezer and Santana. In addition, the festival will feature Passion Pit, The B-52s, Crowded House, Drake, Gipsy Kings, Great Big Sea, Roger Hodgson, The Swell Season , Keith Urban, Kevin Costner and Modern West, RUSH and many others. Canada indie rocks Arcade Fire, a group that has only performed a handful of times since early 2008, will also take the stage.