Lady Gaga, Billy Joel, and The Killers to Headline Festival d'été de Québec (FEQ) 2014
FEQ 2013 by Laura Baker-Finch
Québec City, Canada -- The 47th annual Festival d'été de Québec returns this summer from July 3-13, with an extremely diverse and impressive lineup.
The festival is Canada's largest outdoor music event, spanning 11 days, 10 stages, and 300 shows.
The festival's main stage will be the Bell Stage on the Plains of Abraham, a historical battlefield and a beautiful setting. This stage will welcome Lady Gaga, Blondie, Billy Joel, Journey, Snoop Dogg, A$AP Rocky, The Kills, Soundgarden, and many more. The stage at the Parc de la Francophonie will host concerts by Local Natives, Three Days Grace, and Jake Bugg, among others. The festival's electronic component is called ElectroFEQ, and will run for 3 consecutive nights at different venues around the city, featuring The Bloody Beetroots, The Crystal Method, and more acts still to be announced. Scroll down to check out the full lineup so far.
One of the festival's aims is to include music lovers of all genres, so there really is something for everyone.
Festival passes go on sale Saturday, April 12 at 12pm EST; the first 60,000 passes will be $68 and subsequent passes will be $78, taxes and service fees included.
Check out our coverage from last year's event, and stay tuned for our festival guide for 2014, coming out in the next few weeks.
Full Lineup So Far: Billy Joel, Lady Gaga, The Killers, Bryan Adams, Soundgarden, Journey - Steve Miller Mand, Snoop Dogg, Queens of the Stone Age, Louis-Jean Cormier, A$AP Rocky, Blondie, Cypress Hill, The Kills, Three Days Grace, Local Natives, Young The Giant, Tegan and Sara, Marillion, St. Vincent, Gogol Bordello, Daniel Belanger, Father John Misty (Solo), Gary Clark Jr., Daniel Lanois, Jake Bugg, Tiken Jah Fakoly, Paul Daraiche, Bobby Bazini, Seun Kuti & Egypt 80, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Emilie Simon, John Mayall, Grand Corps Malade, Bonobo, Pierre Lapointe, Marc Dupre, John Pizzarelli Quartet, Radio Radio, The Pretty Reckless, Stars, Sam Roberts Band, Vincent Vallieres (Solo), Joey Bada$$, Vintage Trouble, Susie Arioli, Serena Ryder, Les Soeurs Boulay, Nadja, Melbourne Sky Orchestra, Damien Robitaille, Anonymous, Steve Hill, Moriarty, Jimmy Hunt, Bombino, Matt Andersen and the Mellotones, Groenland, Fefe, Truckfighters, Alex Nevsky, Mononc' Serge, Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate, San Fermin, Tire Le Coyote, Andree-Anne LeClerc, Shout Out Out Out Out, July Talk, Random Recipe, Manu Militari, Bas, Royal Canoe, Monogrenade, Solids, Badbadnotgood, Oddisee, Seryn, Dance Laury Dance, The Seasons, Laurence Helie, Noah Gundersen, Le Trouble, Matthew Curry