The 2018 SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival is just around the corner! With a little over two weeks away, there are still plenty of shows to plan ahead to enjoy. With tickets selling fast, be sure to pick up your event tickets right away to avoid missing out! Shows nearing sellouts include Kellylee Evans, The Russell Malone Quartet and Michael Kaeshammer! Your time to purchase tickets for these great show is running out, so don’t delay!
Don’t forget, you can bundle your tickets and save! Expand your festival experience by purchasing tickets for three or more shows to receive 15% off your purchase price! The Build Your Own Experience Bundle applies to all ticketed shows at the TD Mainstage/Bessborough Gardens, The Broadway Theatre and the Bassment Jazz Club.
There are less than two weeks left to bundle your tickets and save. Tap into this great deal before June 17th to take advantage of these savings!
While creating your bundles, don’t forget about the excellent main stage shows this year! Canadian rock legend Tom Cochrane and powerhouse blues sensation Matt Andersen and the Bona Fide are sure to have the gardens rocking on June 23rd and 24th.
Looking for a more eclectic live performance event? Be sure to check out the iconic Flaming Lips on June 22nd with a performance which will be unlike anything experienced at the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival before! The Flaming Lips are sure to bring the theatrics and uniquely accessible sounds to “wow” audience during their mainstage performance. Watch this video to believe the hype!
To continue the eclectic festival experience, Bonobo is an artist that is one to watch! For a preview of Bonobo’s world-beat influenced, acid jazz sound, watch this video! Si Green, the man that is Bonobo, has become one of the biggest electronic artists of our time. His 2017 album Migration hit the top 5 position in the UK and was nominated for Best Dance/Electronic album at the Grammy’s solidifying his breakthrough in the American industry and market.
Bonobo hits the main stage on Tuesday, June 26th as part of #saskjazz2018!
Make sure to get the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival Mobile App to help plan your week of amazing music! With the swipe of a finger, you can discover the lineup, make your schedule, and buy your tickets. The SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival runs June 22nd-July 1st. Go download now and start planning: https://www.saskjazz.com/mobile!
Don’t miss any of these amazing live show opportunities! Purchase all your tickets at: https://www.saskjazz.com/tickets
Prepare for another adventurous musical Saskatoon summer in 2018!
The Riz is a prolific multi-genre songwriter, lyricist, writer and bassist for “Demolition Rock” sensation Ultimate Power Duo. A staple of the Saskatoon music scene, he has toured extensively across Canada, the U.S. and the U.K. The Riz is also the composer and saxophone player for R. Muttering, an avant-garde soundscape improvisational electro-acoustic performance art and recording group. Besides his Bachelor of Music in Music Education (B. Mus. (Mus. Ed.) / B. Ed. (Mus.)) from the University of Saskatchewan, he has amazing comic and vinyl collections.