Osheaga, an annual 3-day music festival in Montréal since 2006, for those not in the know, has revealed their 2012 lineup and it’s by far their best to date (and believe us when we say that we are hard to please). Here are all the bands that have confirmed so far:
Friday August 3rd: Justice, Sigur Rós, Florence + the Machine, MGMT, The Weeknd, Franz Ferdinand, Amadou & Mariam, Fun., Of Monsters and Men, Zeds Dead, Classified, Down With Webster, The Walkmen, Bombay Bicycle Club, Jezabels, Wintersleep, Gary Clark Jr., Atlas Sound, Dum Dum Girls, Les Breastfeeders, Yukon Blonde, Poliça, Graffiti6, Huoratron, Half Moon Run, Prison Garde, Freelance Whales, Mak 10 & Hyper MC, Solids, LP, Funkyfalz and Hey Ocean!.
Saturday August 4th: Snoop Dogg, Feist, Garbage, Brand New, Dumas, The Jesus and Mary Chain, A$AP Rocky, Young the Giant, Yeasayer, The Dø, Plants and Animals, Calexico, The Raveonettes, The Sheepdogs, Adventure Club, Black Lips, Portugal. the Man, Kathleen Edwards, Avec Pas D’Casque, Little Dragon, Arkells, The Aggrolites, Brandt Brauer Frick, Memoryhouse, The Death Set, Young Galaxy, Karim Ouellet, Kandle, Propofol, Kaytradamus and Simon Called Peter.
Sunday August 5th: The Black Keys, Metric, City and Colour, The Shins, Bloc Party, M83, Common, Passion Pit, Santigold, Knife Party, Wolfgang Gartner, Buraka Som Sistema, Madeon, Aloe Blacc, Zola Jesus, Woodkid, The Airborne Toxic Event, Austra, Tame Impala, The Black Angels, James Vincent McMorrow, Michael Kiwanuka, Keys N Krates, Dan Mangan, Zeus, Zombie Disco Squad, Le Matos and Vosper.