Enjoy the long weekend
Though the city is pretty empty of bands because of SappyFest in Sackville and Osheaga in Montreal, there's still some cool long weekend music going down:
Mayor's and Council Garden Party: Opus 1, Mike Cowie & The Big Night Out Band, Asia & Nu Gruv, Mellotones in the Public Gardens, 1-5pm
Joel Plaskett Emergency w/Slowcoaster, The Will Be Gones, Young River, Mo Kenney, Rachel Sermanni at Alderney Landing 5pm, free
A Celebration In Music Gospel Concert: The Williams Sisters, D & D Productions, The Waking Souls Choir, Conquerors for Christ and Sanctified Brothers Halifax Common, 1-5pm
Mo Kenney, "Sucker"