Polaris will be unveiling our one-of-a-kind screenprint tribute posters we've commissioned to honour the eight most recent albums that received Slaight Family Polaris Heritage Prize designation.
The albums we'll be honouring with these works are:
THE BAND — The Band
Eric's Trip — Love Tara
Feist — Let It Die
Glenn Gould — Bach: The Goldberg Variations
Harmonium — L'Heptade
K-OS — Joyful Rebellion
Gordon Lightfoot — Lightfoot!
The Tragically Hip — Fully Completely
By the artists:
Design By: Noel Nanton - Typotherapy
Jessica Fortner Illustration
Sébastien Thibault Illustrations
A limited number of these Heritage Prize prints will be available for purchase at the event. Additionally, a selection of classic Polaris posters will be available for sale. Posters will also be available for online sale on March 13. To see the full #PolarisPoster gallery go here: http://polarismusicprize.ca/posters/
Guest DJ Dave Ritter from past Polaris nominees The Strumbellas will be on hand to spin some tunes throughout the evening.
Special thanks to Kid Icarus, The Drake Hotel and The Office Of Gilbert Li.