Arctic Monkeys, Florence + The Machine and more for Osheaga 2018


Osheaga reveals some acts who will be performing in Montreal this summer. Travis Scott, Arctic Monkeys, and Florence + The Machine will headline the festival in that order.

It will be another stunning edition for the Canadian festival, from 3 to 5 August 2018. On Friday, Odesza, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, James Blake, Rae Sremmurd, Portugal. The Man, St. Vincent, Lykke Li, Chromeo, LP, Manchester Orchestra, Cigarettes After Sex and more will join Travis Scott.

Khalid, Tyler, The Creator, Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, Blondie, Lord Huron, Future Islands, Alvvays and other acts will perform on Saturday besides Arctic Monkeys.

Finally, The National, Post Malone, James Bay, Dua Lipa, Brockhampton, Franz Ferdinand, Tash Sultana, Modeselektor, Jungle, Trombone Shorty, and Gang of Youths, among other quality acts, will take the stage before Florence + The Machine on Sunday.

For all names announced, see the poster below :

Florence + The Machine

Florence and the Machine released their debut album, Lungs, in 2009. It included hits like ‘You Got the Love’ and ‘Dog Days Are Over’. Their third and latest studio album, How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful, was released in 2015. It featured single ‘What Kind of Man,’ which you can check above. The much-anticipated fourth album is expected to be released this year. They will headline other major festivals this year, including Bilbao BBK Live and Melt! Festival.

Osheaga 2018

Osheaga is an annual event which takes place in the beautiful Parc Jean-Drapeau on Saint-Hélène Island in Montreal (Quebec, Canada). It is a “big” middle-sized festival (attended by 40,000 people per day), which has already welcomed huge acts like Coldplay, Arcade Fire and Radiohead. Besides awesome gigs, Osheaga features an interactive play area where festival goers can win very special prizes.

  • Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
  • Date: 3-5 August 2018.
  • Tickets: 320 Can$ (=202€) for the weekend.
  • For more information, visit the official website.