• Envol et Macadam is back with the GBOB Challenge!

    Wednesday June 11th 2008

    June 11, 2008

    Quebec City, June 11, 2008 - Starting Friday, June 13, alternative bands from ten regions across Quebec will be invited to take part in the GBOB Challenge, a contest hosted by Envol et Macadam in collaboration with Tremblay breweries.

    The Global Battle of the Bands is an international contest held in over 25 countries, giving participants the chance to win a $100,000 cash prize and a world tour (

    The first round will begin in Montreal on September 17 and will continue until October 12. The Canadian finals will be held in Montreal at Foufounes Électriques on October 26. These national finals will be an opportunity for Rogers, a major contest partner, to award the Canadian winner $5,000 in musical instruments.

    Registration is open from June 13 to August 29, 2008.

    Rules, forms, dates, and locations of quarter and semi finals are available at and

    Check out our newsletter next week for information on the next edition of
    the Envol et Macadam Festival!

    Caroline Salaün
    Envol et Macadam
    1051 3rd Avenue
    Quebec City, Quebec  G1L 2X3
    T 418-522-1611
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