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2014 Edmonton Folk Fest line-up unveiled

The Edmonton Folk Music Festival's official lineup for the 2014 season will include such industry heavy-hitters as Blue Rodeo, Michael Franti and Ben Harper.
The Edmonton Folk Music Festival happens every August in Gallagher Park. (CBC)

The Edmonton Folk Music Festival's official lineup for the 2014 season will include such industry heavy-hitters as Blue Rodeo, Michael Franti and Ben Harper.

Recurring acts ​Basia Bulat​, Baka Beyond, James Vincent McMorrow, Imelda May and Alpha Yaya Diallo will also be making appearances.

So far, only the main stage schedule has been finalized. The session stage schedule will not be released until later this summer.

Tickets for this year's festival will go on sale on June 7, repeating last year's tactic of offering up half for in-person sale using a lottery draw at Telus Field. The remaining tickets will be sold online starting at 2 p.m. that same afternoon.

The festival will run from Aug. 7 to 10.

Edmonton 2014 Lineup
100 Mile HouseLúnasa
Albert LeeLeeroy Stagger
Alejandra RiberaLeon Redbone
Alela DianeLos Lobos
Alpha Yaya Diallo's West African SummitLost Bayou Ramblers
Baka BeyondLucius
Basia BulatMandolin Orange
Ben Harper And Charlie MusselwhiteMaria Dunn & Lizzy Hoyt
Ben HowardMasters Of Hawaiian Music
Blind Boys Of AlabamaMichael Bernard Fitzgerald
Blue RodeoMichael Franti And Spearhead
Cody ChesnuttMokoomba
DakhabrakhaMortal Coil
Dan Mangan + BlacksmithParker Millsap
Daniel LanoisParsonsfield
Dave GunningPharis And Jason Romero
Della MaePhosphorescent
Donal Lunny And Andy Irvine

Ron Kavana, Niamh Parsons, 

Paddy Keenan And Siobhán Peoples

Elephant RevivalRose Cousins
Festival House BandRoy Forbes
Foy VanceRoy Rogers And Carlos Reyes
Gregory Alan IsakovRuth Moody
Holly WilliamsSchool Of Song
Hudson TaylorSepteto Santiaguero
Imelda MaySera Cahoone
James KeelaghanSharon Shannon
James Vincent McmorrowStreet Performers
Jez LoweThe Stray Sisters
John MannTony Joe White
Jordie LaneVance Joy
Kidum & The Boda Boda