2014 JUNO Week Events Guide

— March 11, 2014

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Ace Burpee (Virgin Radio), Mike Pelyk, and Natalie Spooner and Rebecca Johnston (Sochi

2014 Olympic Winter Games Gold Medallists in Women’s Hockey) have been added to the roster
of JUNO Cup. – p. 4

70 new acts have been added to the JUNOfest line-up (more than 50 JUNO Award Nominees!!)
including Ron Sexsmith, Luke Doucet, Lemon Bucket Orkestra, The Flatliners and Small Town
Pistols! – p. 5

Two new Associated JUNOfest shows have been added: Q Live at the JUNO Awards in Winnipeg and
2014 JUNO Awards Classical Music Showcase. – p. 6

Kardinal Offishall and Trevor Guthrie have been added to the JUNO Fan Fare roster. – p. 7

Lee Harvey Osmond and Little Miss Higgins will now be performing at JUNO Songwriters’ Circle. –
p. 8

The 2014 JUNO Awards will be co-hosted by Classified, Johnny Reid, and Serena Ryder. – p. 9
The Science of Rock 'N' Roll at the Ontario Science Centre – p. 9

Dancin’ Tones and Buzzin’ Bones: Celebrating the 2014 JUNOS
Date: March 15 – June 15, 2014

Time: Open during regular museum hours, visit www.manitobamuseum.ca
Location: Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Ave, Winnipeg
What: The Explore Science Zone in The Manitoba Museum’s Science Gallery is excited to offer the public
a series of activities including Buzzin’ Bones, Straw Oboe, and Surfing on a Sound Wave among others,
that explore the scientific principles of vibrations and waves that govern music and instruments.
Purchase Details: Free with admission
Contact: Vanessa Andres, Holmes PR, 416-628-5612, c: 647-828-8802, vandres@holmespr.com

The JUNO Tour of Canadian Art
Date: March 24 – June 1, 2014
Time: Open during regular gallery hours, visit wag.ca
Location: Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd, Winnipeg
What: Now in its fourth year, The JUNO Tour of Canadian Art is an exhibit that takes place at a highprofile
art gallery in the host city to the JUNO Awards.
JUNO Award nominees and /or winners select works within a gallery’s Canadian collections that serve as
personal or artistic inspiration, their response is video recorded, and displayed in the gallery next to their
chosen piece on screen and via a gallery label, as a part of The JUNO Tour of Canadian Art (JTOCA).
This exhibit was previously hosted at the Art Gallery of Ontario, the National Gallery of Canada, and
the MacKenzie Art Gallery. This year, the Winnipeg Art Gallery will host the fourth instalment of
JTOCA for three months in 2014.
Participating artists: Dean Brody, Fred Penner, Monster Truck, Royal Canoe, The Pack A.D., and
John K. Samson (The Weakerthans) among others.
Purchase Details: Free with admission
Contact: Vanessa Andres, Holmes PR, 416-628-5612, c: 647-828-8802, vandres@holmespr.com


JUNO Photography Exhibition
Date: March 24 – 30, 2014
Time: Monday - Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Thursday - Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm,
Saturday 11:00am - 5:00pm, Sunday Closed. Visit www.gurevichfineart.com
Location: Gurevich Fine Art, 200-62 Albert Street, Winnipeg
What: A stunning retrospective photography exhibition showcasing the past 40+ years of Canadian
music and the JUNO Awards. More than 40 photos from the JUNO Awards’ 40th Anniversary book, Music
from Fare and Wide, as well as “never before seen” photos taken by Canada’s foremost rock and roll
photographers including Barry Roden, Bruce Cole, Grant Martin, Tom Sandler and photographers from
iPhoto Inc.
Contact: Vanessa Andres, Holmes PR, 416-628-5612, c: 647-828-8802, vandres@holmespr.com

Sirius XM JUNO Awards Kick-Off
Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Manitoba House (The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre)
281 Donald Street, Winnipeg
What: SiriusXM Canada, CARAS, and the Winnipeg Host Committee present The Trews, with special
guests The New Meanies and Attica Riots. Featuring national broadcast on Sirius XM Radio on the
weekend. Proceeds to be donated to MusiCounts, Canada’s music education charity associated with
CARAS. In total, 25 JUNOfest wristband holders will be permitted access on a first come first served
basis.
Purchase Details: Tickets available on ticketmaster.ca for $20.00
Contact: Adrienne Kakoullis, Holmes PR, 416-628-5610, c: 416-450-6637, akakoullis@holmespr.com

Junior JUNOS – Featuring the 2014 Children’s Album of the Year Nominees
Date: Saturday, March 29, 2014
Time: 9:30 am – 12:00 pm, visit www.childrensmuseum.com
Important notice about museum hours: This is a special ticketed event. The Children’s Museum will be
closed to the general public on Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 9:30am-12:00pm to host this exclusive
event. Only ticket holders will be admitted during this time.
Location: Manitoba Children’s Museum, 45 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg (See Map 2, Page 22)
What: Even the smallest music fan will love to walk the red carpet when the Manitoba Children’s
Museum hosts the 2014 JUNO Children’s Album of the Year nominee showcase! Catch the top acts of the
year perform live in concert, then rock the day away exploring the galleries and building your own
instruments.
Who: Charlie Hope, Gary Rasberry, Helen Austin, Marie-Claude, and Splash’N Boots, with a special
appearance by Fred Penner.
Purchase Details: $15.00 (plus GST) per person in advance or $18.00 (plus GST) per person at the
door (Members save 10%).
Contact: Vanessa Andres, Holmes PR, 416-628-5612, c: 647-828-8802, vandres@holmespr.com


JUNO Cup
Date: Friday, March 28, 2014
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: MTS Iceplex, 3969 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg,
Main Entrance – South Side, Winnipeg Free Press Rink
What: A celebrity fundraising hockey game in support of MusiCounts, Canada’s music education charity
associated with CARAS. NHL Greats and Canadian musicians will face off in a fun, competitive, noncontact
hockey game.
Rockers:
Amanda Rheaume*
Ace Burpee (Virgin Radio)
Beard Guy (Walk Off the Earth)
Colin MacDonald (The Trews)
David Francey*
Del Barber
Devin Cuddy (The Devin Cuddy Band)*
Gord Bamford*
Jay Bodner (Eagle & Hawk)
Jim Cuddy, Captain (Blue Rodeo)*
JP Hoe
Kevin Churko*
Matt Sobb (MonkeyJunk)*
Menno Versteeg (Hollerado)*
Michael Hollett
Mike Belitsky (The Sadies) *
Sean Dean (The Sadies) *
Stephen Carroll (The Weakerthans)
Steve Marriner (MonkeyJunk)*
Vince Fontaine (Eagle & Hawk, Indian City)
Zach Sutton (The Devin Cuddy Band) *
*Denotes a 2014 JUNO Award nominee
NHL Greats:
Ab McDonald – COACH (Winnipeg Jets, Montréal Canadiens, Chicago Black Hawks, Detroit Red Wings,
Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins, St. Louis Blues)
Brad Dalgarno (New York Islanders)
Carey Wilson (Calgary Flames, New York Rangers, Hartford Whalers)
Mark Napier (Montréal Canadiens, Minnesota North Stars, Edmonton Oilers, Buffalo Sabres)
Mike Ford (Winnipeg Jets via World Hockey Association)
Mike Keane (Montréal Canadiens, Colorado Avalanche, Dallas Stars)
Mike Pelyk (Toronto Maple Leafs)
Natalie Spooner (Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Gold Medallists in Women’s Hockey)
Perry Miller (Winnipeg Jets, Detroit Red Wings)
Rebecca Johnston (Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Gold Medallists in Women’s Hockey)
Thomas Steen (Winnipeg Jets)
Trevor Kidd (Calgary Flames, Carolina Hurricanes, Florida Panthers, Toronto Maple Leafs)
Troy Crowder (Vancouver Canucks, Los Angeles Kings, Detroit Red Wings, New Jersey Devils)
Wayne Babych (St. Louis Blues, Pittsburgh Penguins, Québec Nordiques, and Hartford Whalers)
Purchase Details: Available on ticketmaster.ca for $20.00 (plus service charges). Proceeds benefit
MusiCounts, Canada’s music education charity associated with CARAS.
Media Partners: 103.1 Virgin Radio, 680 CJOB, 92 CITI FM, 99.9 BOB FM, Fab 94.3, Pattison Outdoor
Advertising, Power 97, QX 104, TSN 1290, and the Winnipeg Free Press
Contact: Adrienne Kakoullis, Holmes PR, 416-628-5610, c: 416-450-6637, akakoullis@holmespr.com

JUNOfest 2014
Presented by SiriusXM Canada
Date: Friday, March 28, 2014 and Saturday, March 29, 2014
Time: 9:00 pm to 2:00 am, both nights
Location: Various venues in Winnipeg. Visit www.junoawards.ca for more information.
What: Canadian music hits the streets with a multi-venue showcase of over 100 local, regional, and
national acts. Nightly line-ups feature three or four acts per venue with established and developing
artists sharing the stage.
Artists confirmed to-date:
100 Mile House
Adonis Puentes*
Ali Khan
A Tribe Called Red*
Alysha Brilla*
Amanda Rheaume*
Ammoye*
Amy McConnell & William
Sperandei*
Anciients*
Atlaas
Autumn Hill*
Born Ruffians*
Brandi Disterheft*
Brett Kissel*
Cassidy Mann
Chez Willi
Chic Boom Boom
Chic Gamine
Chloe Albert*
Coda
Chris Komus
Crooked Brothers
Daniel Romano*
David Gogo*
Dead Ranch
Del Barber
Desiree Dorion*
Distances
DJ Co-Op
DJ Hectic
DJ Lonnie Ce
DJ Zuki
Donovan Woods*
Dr. Rage & The Uppercuts
Dreadnaut
DRU*
D-Sisive*
Electric Soul
Exco Levi*
Federal Lights
George Leach*
Glorious Sons
Gord Bamford*
Grand Analog
Graze*
Hollerado
Imaginary Cities
Inez Jasper*
Isabel Bayrakdarian* and
Serouj Kradjian
Jacynthe*
James Buddy Rogers*
James O’Callaghan*
Jay Malinowski
Jereme Oliver
Jess Reimer
Jim Cuddy*
Joanna Borromeo*
Joe Silva
Jordan Raycroft*
JP Hoe
JPNSGRLS
July Talk*
Justin Lecroix
Justin Rutledge*
Keith & Renee
Kobo Town*
Latka
Land’s End Ensemble with
Antiphony Choir
Leanne Pearson
Lee Harvey Osmond*
Lemon Bucket Orkestra*
Leonard Summer
Les Jupes
Les Surveillantes
Little Miss Higgins*
Loco
Luis Cardona
Luke Doucet
Mad Young Darlings
Mahogany Frog*
Marijosée
Megan Bonnell
Mike Jasper
Mike Rud*
Mise En Scene
Mobina Galore
MonkeyJunk*
Moses Mayes
Mounties
Nathan
Nathan Zahn
Noah Pred*
Noble Thiefs
No
Northern Elms
Pigeon Park
Rah Rah*
Rayannah
Red Moon Road
Reuben And The Dark
Rich Aucoin
Rich Kidd*
Ridley Bent
Romi Mayes
Ron Sexsmith*
Royal Canoe*
Sc Mira
Scott Nolan
Sierra Noble
Small Town Pistols*
Sol James
Solidaze
Sons of York
Stewart Goodyear*
Sweet Alibi
Take Me To The Pilot
Teenage Kicks
The Bros. Landreth
The Civil Disobedients
The Darcys*
The Dead South
The Devin Cuddy Band*
The Flatliners*
The Fortunate Isles
The Lytics
The Mariachi Ghost
The RasTamils
The Revival
The Ripperz
The Strumbellas*
The Treble
The Wilderness of Manitoba*
Tim Hicks*
Winnipeg Boyz
Withdrawal
Yes We Mystic
Zombie Assault
*Denotes a 2014 JUNO Award nominee

Venues confirmed to date for JUNOfest are:
Burton Cummings Theatre**
Centennial Concert Hall**
Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall,
University of Winnipeg
Exchange Event Centre
Folk Exchange**
Le Garage Café
McPhillips Station Casino
Ozzy’s
Shannon’s Irish Pub
The Cavern
The Metropolitan
Entertainment Centre
The Park Theatre**
The Pyramid Cabaret
The Windsor Hotel
The Zoo
Times Change’d High &
Lonesome Club
Union Sound Hall
West End Cultural Centre**
Whiskey Dix
**Denotes a licensed/all ages venue
Purchase Details: JUNOfest wristbands offer priority access to all JUNOfest venues over two nights
(subject to capacity). Wristbands are $30 each and are available through all Ticketmaster outlets or
online at ticketmaster.ca. Individual tickets will be available at the door of each venue ($15-20).
Contact: Vanessa Andres, Holmes PR, 416-628-5612, c: 647-828-8802, vandres@holmespr.com
Media Partners: 102.3 Clear FM, 103.1 Virgin Radio, 92 CITI FM, 99.9 BOB FM, Energy 106, Fab 94.3,
Metro News, Pattison Outdoor Advertising, Power 97, QX 104, and the Winnipeg Free Press.
Associated JUNOfest Shows
(a limited number of JUNOfest wristband holders will be granted access)
Q Live at the JUNO Awards in Winnipeg
Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Burton Cummings Theatre for the Performing Arts
What: Q with Jian Ghomeshi returns to Winnipeg for a special, live-audience show, on the occasion of
the 2014 JUNO Awards. This show will feature live musical performances from JUNO-nominated
musicians, plus on-stage conversations with the city's most compelling artists and thinkers and a postshow
Q&A with Jian. In total, 25 JUNOfest wristband holders will be permitted access on a first come first
served basis.
Tim Hicks and Brett Kissel
Date: March 28, 2014
Time: 7:15 pm doors / 8:00 pm show
Location: McPhillips Station Casino “Concert Cabaret”
What: In total 25 JUNOfest wristband holders will be permitted access on a first come first served basis
and must arrive to the box office by 6:00 pm.
Manitoba Rocks!
Date: March 28 and 29 at 8:00 pm and March 30 at 2:00 pm
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Centennial Concert Hall, 555 Main Street, Winnipeg
What: Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra’s Alexander Mickelthwate conducts Imaginary Cities, Royal Canoe,
Nathan, The Lytics. Three shows. In total, 25 JUNOfest wristband holders will be permitted access on a
first come first served basis.
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2014 JUNO Awards Classical Music Showcase
Date: Saturday, March 29, 2014
Time: 1:00 pm
Location: Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall, University of Winnipeg
What: The event will highlight classical artists/NOMINEES and works by nominated composers such as
Land's End Ensemble with Antiphony Choir, Isabel Bayrakdarian, James Campbell, James O'Callaghan,
Serouj Kradjian and Stewart Goodyear, plus works by 2014 JUNO Award nominated composers Allan
Gordon Bell and Stephen Chatman. In total, 25 JUNOfest wristband holders will be permitted access on a
first come first served basis.
For complete JUNOfest listings see www.junoawards.ca
Contact: Vanessa Andres, Holmes PR, 416-628-5612, c: 647-828-8802, vandres@holmespr.com
JUNO Fan Fare
Presented by hmv Canada
Date: Saturday, March 29, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Location: St. Vital Centre, 1225 St Mary’s Road, Winnipeg
What: One of the most popular events of JUNO week, JUNO Fan Fare, presented by hmv Canada, gives
Canadian music fans the opportunity to meet their favourite artists including:
Autumn Hill* JRDN* The Trews (Colin & John Angus
Brett Kissel* Kardinal Offishall* Three Days Grace*
Dean Brody* Rich Kidd* Tim Hicks*
D-sisive* Small Town Pistols* Trevor Guthrie*
Gord Bamford* SonReal* Tyler Shaw*
Jacynthe* Tegan and Sara* Walk Off The Earth*
*Denotes a 2014 JUNO Award nominee
Much VJ’s Liz Trinnear and Scott Willats will be hosting the event featuring interviews with artists,
autograph sessions, live performances, prize giveaways and much more.
Purchase Details: Free public event / Tickets/ Wristbands required for autographs.
JUNO Fan Fare Presenting Sponsor, hmv Canada encourages fans to stay connected via social media for
ticket giveaway announcements from March 18th – March 25th, 2014. Follow hmv Canada on Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/hmvcanada and Twitter https://twitter.com/hmvcanada for a chance to win.
St. Vital Centre is pleased to host JUNO Fan Fare. For information on ticket giveaways and contesting
please follow us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/stvitalcentre and Twitter
https://twitter.com/stvitalcentre
More information is available at www.junoawards.ca
Media Partners: 102.3 Clear FM, 103.1 Virgin Radio, 99.1 Fresh FM, Energy 106, Fab 94.3, Flare, Metro
News, MUCH, Pattison Outdoor Advertising, QX104, and the Winnipeg Free Press
Contact: Vanessa Andres, Holmes PR, 416-628-5612, c: 647-828-8802, vandres@holmespr.com

JUNO Songwriters’ Circle
Presented by SOCAN
In association with Manitoba Film and Music and The Asper Foundation
Date: Sunday, March 30, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Burton Cummings Theatre, 364 Smith Street, Winnipeg
What: JUNO Songwriters’ Circle brings together some of the most talented Canadian singer-songwriters,
sharing songs and stories on stage. Host and 2014 Canadian Music Hall of Fame Inductee Randy
Bachman will lead the discussion, perform some of his hit songs and get up-close with audiences in this
truly unique setting and not-to-be-missed event.
Performers: Randy Bachman, July Talk* (Peter Dreimanis & Leah Fay), Lee Harvey Osmond* (Tom
Wilson/Blackie and the Rodeo Kings), Little Miss Higgins*, Matt Epp, Shad*, and The Sadies* (Dallas and
Travis Good).
*Denotes a 2014 JUNO Award nominee
Purchase Details: Tickets to JUNO Songwriters’ Circle are available at all Ticketmaster outlets and
ticketmaster.ca, and are priced at $25.95, $34.95 and $39.95 (plus taxes and service charges).
JUNO Songwriters’ Circle will be broadcast on CBC Radio at the following times:
Part 1:
Friday April 4, on Radio 1 at 2:00 pm (2:30 pm in Newfoundland)
Monday April 7, 2014 on Radio 2 at 7:00 pm (7:30 pm in Newfoundland)
Part 2:
Friday April 11, 2014 on Radio 1 at 2:00 pm (2:30 pm in Newfoundland)
Monday April 14, 2014 on Radio 2 at 7:00 pm (7:30 pm in Newfoundland)
JUNO Songwriters’ Circle will also be available to be streamed through cbcmusic.ca.
Media Partners: 103.1 Virgin Radio, 99.9 BOB FM, Fab 94.3, Pattison Outdoor Advertising, and the Winnipeg
Free Press.
Contact: Jackie Koffman, Holmes PR, 416-628-5608, c: 647-289-1514, jkoffman@holmespr.com
For more information please visit: www.junoawards.ca
The JUNO Awards Red Carpet
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: MTS Centre, 300 Portage Ave, Winnipeg
What: The evening begins with an exciting Red Carpet show prior to the live CTV Broadcast.

The 2014 JUNO Awards Broadcast
Date: Sunday, March 30, 2014
Time: 8:00pm Show
Location: MTS Centre, 300 Portage Ave, Winnipeg
What: Co-hosted by Classified, Johnny Reid, and Serena Ryder, The 2014 JUNO Awards airs on CTV
from Winnipeg’s MTS Centre
Performing: Brett Kissel, Classified, Dean Brody, Gord Bamford, Matt Mays, Robin Thicke, Serena
Ryder, Tegan and Sara, The Sheepdogs, Walk Off The Earth and more!
Special Appearances by: Sarah McLachlan, Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Gold Medallists in
Women’s Curling
Purchase Details: Tickets are on sale now! They are available for purchase at the MTS Centre Box
Office; by phoning 1-855-985-5000; and online at www.ticketmaster.ca. Tickets range from $39-$189
(Plus service charges).
Broadcast sponsors of THE 2014 JUNO AWARDS are Dodge Dart, Garnier, TD, and Virgin Mobile.
For more information: www.junoawards.ca
Contact: Nicola Krishna, CTV, 416-384-5276, c: 416-409-4995, nicola.krishna@bellmedia.ca
Adrienne Kakoullis, Holmes PR, 416-628-5610, c: 416-450-6637, akakoullis@holmespr.com
Friday Night Live @ ROM: The JUNOS After Dark
Date: May 2, 2014
Time: Doors open at 7:00 pm, EST
Location: Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queens Park, Toronto, ON
What: CARAS is partnering with the ROM on their Friday Night Live @ ROM series, presenting a JUNOthemed
night of programming that highlights Canada’s amazing musical talent.
Purchase Details: Public, ticketed 19+ event with valid photo ID.
Contact: Adrienne Kakoullis, Holmes PR, 416-628-5610, c: 416-450-6637, akakoullis@holmespr.com
The Science of Rock 'N' Roll
Date: June 11 - October 26, 2014
Time: Open during regular hours, visit ontariosciencecentre.ca
Location: Ontario Science Centre
What: Have you ever wondered about the science behind rock 'n' roll? The Science of Rock 'N' Roll is an
interactive exhibition that provides a fresh look at the history of rock from the perspective of science and
technology. See how music has shaped the tools of rock and how those tools have changed the music.
Experience science in the key of rock at the Ontario Science Centre! Check out the JUNOS Live Music
Labs -- besides a little creativity and inspiration, there's a science behind the music. Join Canadian
musicians in interactive workshops as they explore the dynamic relationship between science and music.
Purchase details: Free, with admission
Contact: Adrienne Kakoullis, Holmes PR, 416-628-5610, c: 416-450-6637, akakoullis@holmespr.com
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Additional Media Partners for the 2014 JUNO Awards: Bell Media, BRBR, BreakOut West,
Canada.com, Corus Entertainment, Delta Winnipeg, Dig! Magazine, Evanov Radio Group, Flare,
Imagimedia, Manitoba Film and Music, Manitoba Music, Metro News, MUCH, Newcap Radio, Pattison
Outdoor Advertising, Rogers Radio, The Jim Pattison Broadcast Group, Toronto Star, Winnipeg Folk
Festival, and the Winnipeg Free Press.
Sponsors of the THE 2014 JUNO AWARDS include FACTOR, Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters and
The Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage’s “Canada Music Fund,” Radio
Starmaker Fund, Province of Manitoba, the City of Winnipeg, Tourism Winnipeg, Manitoba Liquor &
Lotteries, and TD Bank Group.
About CARAS
The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences/L'académie canadienne des arts et des sciences
de l'enregistrement (CARAS) is a not-for-profit organization created to preserve and enhance the
Canadian music and recording industries and to contribute toward higher artistic and industry standards.
The main focus of CARAS is the exploration and development of ongoing opportunities to showcase and
promote Canadian artists and music through vehicles such as The JUNO Awards and other year-round
initiatives. For more information on the 43rd Annual JUNO Awards or The Canadian Academy of Recording
Arts and Sciences' (CARAS) website please visit www.junoawards.ca or www.carasonline.ca.
Twitter: @TheJUNOAwards - #JUNOS2014, #JUNOfest
Facebook: /TheJUNOAwards
Instagram: @TheJUNOAwards
Media Links
Official JUNO Awards website: www.junoawards.ca
CTV’s JUNO Awards website: www.junos.ctv.ca
CARAS website: www.carasonline.ca
CTV website: www.ctv.ca

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