Here are photo highlights from the CBC Music Festival on Saturday June 14th, 2014 in Deer Lake Park.
Ricardo Terfry is Buck 65. He’s from Mt. Uniacke, Nova Scotia, which qualifies technically as the middle of nowhere. When he started making music, he was terrified that his friends would find out about it and kick his ass. That was a long time ago. In the last 20 years, he has released and given away more than 20 albums and countless other stray songs.
Headliner: Tegan and Sara
Tegan and Sara’s 13-year career has seen them build an avid global following of fans and fellow musicians alike. Their unique ability to bridge the pop and indie worlds has allowed their music to cross all traditional boundaries of genre, from being covered by The White Stripes to collaborating with superstar DJs such as Tiesto and David Guetta. Having sold nearly 1 million career albums and toured with acts from The Killers to Neil Young, Tegan and Sara have now released their 7th studio album – Heartthrob – as internationally-celebrated songwriters, performers, and artists. The album debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 chart, securing the band’s highest US chart position to date.
Missed out on seeing Tegan and Sara?
They will be opening for Katy Perry at Roger’s Arena this September.
About CBC Music Festival
This was the second annual CBCMusic.ca Festival produced by Live Nation Canada. This year’s festival was at Deer Lake Park in Burnaby (6450 Deer Lake Ave) on Saturday, June 14, 2014.
In the spirit of continuing to connect music lovers with the very best Canadian and international music and concerts; and after the hugely successful inaugural CBCMusic.ca Festival at Toronto’s Echo Beach last year, this year’s festival in Vancouver featured some of the hottest musical acts.