Metric to play 2013 Saskatchewan Jazz Festival

Colin James, Nikki Yanofsky added to Festival line-up

The festival news keeps on rolling in.

The SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival has announced four more major acts to their 2013 line-up.

Metric, Colin James, Nikki Yanofsky, Bettye LaVette and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band are slotted to perform this summer.

Dallas Green’s City and Colour, Serena Ryder, Dr. John and Herbie Hancock will also be playing this year’s main stage located at Saskatoon’s Bessborough gardens.

The rest of the ticketed concert lineup will be released on May 3 with dozens of shows yet to be announced, says the festival’s website.

Tickets go on sale Monday at One last reminder – several Sask Jazz Fest shows sold out last summer. Jump on it!

Check out Ominocity’s past reviews of the 2012 Sask Jazz Fest:

Saskatchewan Jazz Festival 2012: Weekend Review

Saskatchewan Jazz Festival 2012 Photo Essay: Canada Day with The Roots

-Photo taken from Flickr user “eastscene” – Creative Commons.