Christmas has come nine months early with the first wave announcement of artists for Bass Coast 2016. Deep in the woods of Merritt, British Columbia, where it has been filling hearts, and pleasuring ears, Bass Coast returns for its 8th edition. 2016 is shaping up to be no different and if we can guess anything from this tease of their lineup, you’ll certainly want to get tickets before they’re gone. If you need more convincing we’ve put together a list of 6 other reasons why Bass Coast is an absolute must.
The short, 17 artist list has already peaked our excitement for this wonderful festival. Take the time to familiarize yourself with the artists on this list, as we guarantee there will be some new ones for you to explore. Aside from the music we’ve spoken plenty of “Community” recently, and strongly feel its the life-blood of any successful festival. If there is one community you should look to join in 2016, it’s definitely in the Nicola Valley of Merritt British Columbia.
BC’S fiercely independent Bass Coast Festival announces first wave of 2016 lineup. Explore carefully curated underground sounds at the 8th edition, July 8-11, 2016. Bass Coast Electronic Music & Arts Festival is proud to announce the first wave of artists performing at their 2016 event. The musical programming and artistic direction represents a discerning taste. Emphasizing community, technology and the natural beauty of British Columbia’s Nicola Valley, Bass Coast is the optimal setting for music and art lovers to explore. Tickets are on sale now at www.basscoast.ca
Further lineup announcements are coming over the following weeks, including over 100 international and local acts, but music fans can get acquainted with the first names added to this year’s lineup:
This is only the beginning, and we expect to receive more updated regarding lineup and event details in the comings weeks. Tickets are currently on sale for $239CAD ($175USD) and will likely sell out. Bass Coast begins July 8th, with early entry on the 7th for an additional $35CAD. Be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for more updates and look forward to seeing your smiling faces on the dance floor!
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