2020 Online Festival Experience

The cancellation of the traditional 2020 Salmon Arm ROOTSandBLUES music festival has generated the opportunity for an online festival experience to be hosted across Black Press Media website platforms August 14th – 16th, 2020.

The online festival experience will present 2 hours of programming each of the 3 nights, August 14th, 15th & 16th. Utilizing new material shot specifically for the virtual festival broadcast, alongside previous year’s archival footage.

A preliminary list of artists pulling together new material for this special edition of ROOTSandBLUES includes:

Bill Henderson, the guitar playing and vocalist of the legendary Canadian band,Chilliwack

Tom and Kalissa Landa of The Paperboys

Locarno and the B.C. World Music Collective

Steve Marriner of Monkeyjunk

Irish Mythen

Nashville singer-songwriter Sam Lewis

American harmonica ace Mark Hummel

Bill Bourne of Tri-Continental

Organizers are expecting many more acts to be announced in the coming months including those booked for this year’s festival, as well as headliners from years past.

Register for free today to receive artist updates and a direct link to our viewing platform in the days before the ROOTSandBLUES Festival!