From July 9 to 12, Victoria Park in London will be transformed into the colourful, lively tradition that is Sunfest. For the past 21 years Sunfest has been bringing an array of artists from around the world to Victoria Park in the heart of London, Ontario.
There’s a lot to see, hear, experience and eat over the four days of Sunfest. Here’s The Yodeller’s top picks of acts for the festival.
DAKHABRAKHA – Ukraine
Feel the mesmerizing beats of this world-music quartet from Kyiv, Ukraine. Staying true to their roots, DakhaBrakha means give/take in the old Ukrainian language. The band has added rhythms from around the globe into their music, creating a purely unique sound. Check out their Tiny Desk concert for a real treat. Also – you don’t want to miss these hats.
ANA TIJOUX - Chile
Chilean rapper, Ana Tijoux’s set is not to be missed. Breaking Bad fans will be familiar with her hit 1977. Tijoux gives an edge to Sunfest that we haven’t seen much of before. Her rise began in the 1990s in Latin America when she was the MC of hip-hop group Makiza, and she has since created a well-known name as a solo artist. Don’t miss this set and get ready to move. Continue Reading