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Top 10 Music Festivals and Headliners in North America: Spring 2015 Power Rankings

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Top 10 Music Festivals

10. Osheaga

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While Osheaga’s top line of headliners aren’t necessarily unique when compared to other festivals this summer, it’s the overall depth of talent that has the Montreal music festival standing out from the rest. Typically when scanning a lineup, there comes a point where names stop becoming familiar, but that’s not the case with Osheaga’s 2015 offering. A bottom half of Daphni, Sylvan Esso, Ten Walls, Desaparecidos, Viet Cong, Twenty One Pilots, Glass Animals, Young Fathers, Bob Moses, San Fermin, and Slow Magic tells us that organizers succeeded in making sure only the best and most exciting acts were present this summe at Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, Canada. While some may spend that same weekend cramped inside Chicago’s Grant Park, walking the brutal stretch from stage to stage, patrons at Osheaga will enjoy dual main stages resting side by side on a natural slope that’s paired with a backdrop highlighting the enormous Biosphere. They’ll love every moment. –Nick LeTellier

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