Music Festivals Like WayHome Provide Refuge From The Real World

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 07.28.2016 | Canada Living
Joshua Ostroff

It has been a stressful summer with a seemingly non-stop barrage of police shootings and shot police, terror attacks and terrible Trump. Even during the ride up to the Burl's Creek event grounds, there was the mass shooting in Munich. The world right now is a scary place, and WayHome provided refuge.

Osheaga Music Festival Bans Native Headdresses

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 07.14.2015 | Canada Living

Common sense wins!

You Have To Play Osheaga's Game If You Want To Know Who'll Be There

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.19.2015 | Canada

You have to play Osheaga's game if you want to know who's going to perform at the music festival this year. Seriously. Osheaga Festival Musique ...

Band Of Horses On Turning 10 And Our Pavlovian Response To 'The Funeral'

Huffington Post Canada Music | Colton Eddy | Posted 09.18.2014 | Canada Music

"It's been a constant exceeding of expectations since 2004 and it just continues. Never any damn doubt. The other side would be going back to somethin...

Osheaga Hopes Better Sound Quality Will Cut Noise Pollution

CBC | Posted 09.30.2014 | Canada Music

Osheaga organizers have taken some last-minute measures to control the sound emanating from the music festival taking place this weekend on l'île N...

Outkast To Play Osheaga

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada Music

Iconic rap group Outkast are headlining Montreal's popular Osheaga Festival in early August. The festival released its full lineup on Tuesday. The...

Canadian Customs Destroy The Cure's Guitar

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada Music

The Cure had a busy weekend performing at Lollapalooza and Montreal's Osheaga festival, but it got off to a bad start for the band's guitarist Reeves ...

LOOK: August Festivals You've Never Heard Of

The Huffington Post Canada | Melissa Medeiros | Posted 08.06.2013 | Canada Travel

Canadian festivalgoers, never fret! You may have missed a few early summer heavy hitters, but August is packed with fun-filled festivals for music lov...

The Best Of Osheaga 2013

The Huffington Post Canada | Erik Leijon | Posted 08.06.2013 | Canada Music

This past weekend, Montreal’s Osheaga Festival continued its steady ascent from plucky young indie music gathering to one of the premier outdoor sum...

At Osheaga, the Lines Aren't the Only Problem

N/A Inc. | Posted 10.05.2013 | Canada Impact
N/A Inc.

Like most festivals, there is a blatant selfishness that exists within the culture of Osheaga. Amongst the marijuana haze and ubiquitous array of Navajo print tank tops, there lies a much deeper and intriguing concern: the hip hedonism of the weekend disguised as a feeling of being connected to one another.

The Bands You Need To See At Osheaga

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.02.2013 | Canada Music

The Osheaga lineup for 2013 is jam-packed with awesome acts, but, sadly, you won't be able to see them all. The festival at Montreal’s Parc-Jean ...

Bloc Party's Lead Singer Listens To Who For Inspiration?

The Huffington Post Canada | Max Mertens, Spinner Canada | Posted 10.17.2012 | Canada Music

It's been four years since Bloc Party's last album, Intimacy, came out. In that time, the band's lead singer Kele Okereke put out a solo album entitle...

Did You Make Our Osheaga Citizen Style Gallery?

Huffington Post Quebec | Myriam Lefebvre | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

Osheaga Music Festival over the years has become a breeding ground for fashionistas. Last weekend, at Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal , people wanted to...

Mother Mother's Ryan Guldemond Exercises "His Right to be Loud"

Crystal Chan | Posted 09.25.2011 | Canada
Crystal Chan

"I really like the writing process, the conceptualization of new music," Mother Mother's Ryan Guldemond says. "Then recording it, it becomes so real and unveiled. And when you start touring, same thing; you're sort of punched in the face by reality."