Ottawa Bluesfest 2011 Lineup Announced

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The artists and set times for 2011's Ottawa Bluesfest were announced earlier today and it's safe to say that with such a diverse lineup, it'll be sure to please even the pickiest music fan. Boasting headliners such as Soundgarden, A Perfect Circle, The Tragically Hip, The Black Keys and more, it'll be hard not to purchase the festival pass as opposed to the daily tickets.

Some of the highlights include:

Tuesday July 5, 2011

Soundgarden, Edward Sharp & the Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, Coheed and Cambria and Tegan and Sara

Wednesday July 6, 2011

Ben Harper, The Roots, Skrillex and Bedouin Soundclash

Thursday July 7, 2011

Steve Miller Band, Infected Mushroom, Girl Talk and PS I Love You

Friday July 8, 2011

The Black Keys, Rise Against, Cage the Elephant, Wanda Jackson and Hey Rosetta!

Saturday July 9, 2011

The Tragically Hip, Erykah Badu and Justin Nozuka

Sunday July 10, 2011

A Perfect Circle, Huey Lewis & the News, Peter Frampton and Dropkick Murphys

Tuesday July 12, 2011

John Fogerty, Three Days Grace, Protest the Hero and Buck 65

Wednesday July 13, 2011

My Morning Jacket, Metric, Buddy Guy and The Dirty Bombs

Thursday July 14, 2011

Billy Talent, The Tea Party, Theory of a Deadman, Arkells, Cancer Bats and Tim Robbins

Friday July 15, 2011

Blue Rodeo, Mac Miller, Classified and Hannah Georgas

Saturday July 16, 2011

Jane's Addiction, Death from Above 1979, Final Flash, Karkwa, Gomez, Braids and Mother Mother

Sunday July 17, 2011

Death Cab for Cutie, Joe Satriani, Cheap Trick, Ra Ra Riot, Galactic and John Butler Trio

For the full lineup and set times, visit Ottawa's Bluesfest official site. Tickets go on sale this Saturday, April 30, 2011 and are available through Capital Tickets.

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