Hey Rosetta! Photo by Adam Penny
Hey Rosetta! have added a St. John's date to their summer tour schedule. The band is set to play the mainstage at the 34th Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival on Aug. 6.
According to a release from the festival, the band will "debut some brand new material." Then it's up and off to China the following morning to perform at the Canadian Pavilion at the Shanghai World Expo.
The 34th Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival is scheduled for Aug. 6 to Aug. 8 at Bannerman Park in St. John's. In addition to Hey Rosetta!, announced performers are: Amelia Curran, Archie Fisher, David Francey, Ennis, Old Man Luedecke, The Irish Descendants, Waterson Carthy and The Wonderful Grand Band. Tickets for the folk festival now available at the Holy Heart Theatre box office or online at www.admitix.ca.
Aside from their August date in St. John's, Hey Rosetta! is also set to perform another two gigs on the island this summer, at the Woody Point Heritage Theatre on July 28 and July 29.