SWEET SPRING FESTIVALS
On June 3 and 4, the Field Trip festival returns with such artists as Feist, along with Broken Social Scene and A Tribe Called Red, www.fieldtriplife.com.
Feast in the East
On May 6 at the Jam Factory on Matilda Street, the sixth annual event features music by Phedre, Zones, Fake Humans and more, Feastintheeast.tumblr.com.
21C Music Festival
Seriously innovative musicians, such as Unsuk Chin and Claudia Chan, gather in May to explore new sounds with nine concerts over five days at Koerner Hall, www.rcmusic.ca.