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NMC Presents: Rock the Nation — International Hits and Canadian Classics
NMC Presents: Rock the Nation — International Hits and Canadian Classics

Rock the Nation is a live tribute show of Canada’s best-known hits from the past 60 years.


From May 11 to August 25, weekend Studio Bell admission includes Rock the Nation tickets and a list of great benefits:

  • Access to both Rock the Nation sets at 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm
  • Museum access at Studio Bell
  • Spot on the Rock the Nation-themed exhibition tour
  • 10% discount for food and beverage at the King Eddy
  • Ability to apply the full value of your same-day ticket towards an NMC Membership, up to the full cost of the membership value. More details here.

Produced by Annerin Productions, hear the soundtrack to generations every Saturday and Sunday at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre, from May 11 to August 25.

The show includes two sets with a one-hour intermission between. Both shows are included with your ticket, so make sure to stay for both!

International Hits (Set #1)
All your favourite international Canadian hits from globally-recognized superstars, like Shania Twain, Drake, Neil Young, and much more!

Canadian Classics (Set #2)
Beloved Canadian hits that made a big impact at home, including tunes from Nelly Furtado, Blue Rodeo, April Wine, and others.

About Rock the Nation

Rock the Nation is a celebration of over 60 years of Canadian music, featuring songs from the ‘50s to present day that inspired, moved, comforted, and challenged a nation. It’s the soundtrack to generations and a musical reflection of a country’s evolution; a nation intent on building its own unique identity in a rapidly changing world. Experience it all live on stage, and journey through the decades by revisiting songs and music made famous by Paul Anka, the Guess Who, Neil Young, Joni Mitchell, Maestro Fresh Wes, k.d. lang, Avril Lavigne, Shania Twain, Drake, The Weeknd, and so many more.

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