Mixtape titan Childish Gambino, a.k.a. comedian/community star Donald Glover, will join a disparate lineup of other acts at University of Manitoba Stadium this weekend as part of Frosh Music Festival, "Canada’s largest student-run music festival."
The two-day event, which runs Sept. 13 and 14, will also feature performances by electro-pop outfit Dragonette, Montreal electro-funk act Chromeo, Atlanta-via-Nigeria rapper ELDee, up-and-coming Nigerian hip-hop artist Rukus, Winnipeg hip-hop collective The Lytics and country acts Emerson Drive and Tim Hicks.
How’s that for genre-spanning?
Music starts at 3:30 p.m. on Friday and 4 p.m. on Saturday and goes all evening.
Tickets are $35 for students, $50 for non-students and are available in advance at U of M, Red River College and Université de Saint-Boniface campus locations, as well as at froshmusicfestival.ca. Ticket purchasers must be over 18.