Friday 10 August — 9h45 PM
This band brings a fresh dance-rock sound to the local music scene with real instruments—no synths here! A brand new group of seven, formed by Julien Chiasson, Rémy Bélanger and Samuel Renaud of the quartet The Seasons, they’ll have you partying well into the night!
Friday 10 August — 8h00 PM
Hot on the heels of her performance at the 2018 Quebec City Summer Festival alongside singer-songwriter Patrice Michaud, local star Pascale Picard is rolling down to Vélirium to rock the stage in the Budweiser Lounge. She’ll be performing hits from her three solo albums as well as a few covers of artists who have been a direct influence on her musical career. It’ll be a real treat to see this Quebec City singer play on home ground!
Saturday 11 August — 10h45 PM
This Nova Scotian rapper has been winning over new fans with his debut solo rap/electro/hip-hop album The Return of Jacobus. He's a member of the famed group Radio Radio, and he's sure to conquer the crowd at Mont-Sainte-Anne with his playful, exuberant party style.
Saturday 11 August — 3h30 PM
Jalonnant les bars, festivals et corporatifs depuis les 6 dernières années à la grandeur du Québec, Olivier Couture s’est fait connaître à l’émission « On connaît la chanson » spécial Beatles en 2014. Avec plus de 1000 spectacles à son actif, Olivier sait adapter son répertoire aux auditeurs. En 2018, il lance son premier album « Avant de crever » sous l’étiquette de St Laurent Records. Un premier extrait radio, numéro 1 sur Sirius et sur Stingray laisse présager un bel avenir à cet élégant interprète.
Busty and the Bass
Saturday 11 August — 8h30 PM
This nine-strong group of musicians have quickly earned a reputation for the fun and energetic performances they’ve taken to the stage at some major festivals including Osheaga and the Quebec City Summer Festival. Their blend of electro, soul and hip-hop with a dash of funk oozes the same kind of contagious energy as The Cat Empire. They’ll have you on your feet and dancing before you know it!
Sunday 12 August — 9h15 PM
Hits des années 80
The phenomenal Karma Kameleons have been rocking local audiences to the hit sounds of the 80s for the last 15 years. Vélirium 2018 visitors can look forward to feasting their eyes on the musicians’ wacky costumes and treating their ears to some of the hottest hits from back in the day!
Sunday 12 August — 3h30 PM
This folk singer is all about having fun on stage and entertaining his audience. He’s sure to have Vélirium festival-goers tapping their feet when he takes the mike and launches into his original covers of today’s hottest tunes and the greatest hits of all time.