• Only 10 days left to register your band at GBOB Challenge!

    Monday May 4th 2009

    GBOB Challenge Canada : $100 000, are you up to?

    Only 10 days to register!

    For whom : Alternative bands from across Quebec and Ontario

    What : The Global Battle of the Bands is an international contest held in over 25 countries and in Quebec and Ontario by Envol et Macadam

    World prize : US $100,000 cash prize

    Where : Quebec and Ontario. The first round will begin on May 27 and will continue until the end of June. The Canadian finals will be held in Quebec city during the Envol et Macadam Festival (from September 10 to 12).

    Montreal - Petit Campus - May 27th & 28th
    regions in competition : Montreal, Laval, Lanaudière, Outaouais et Abitibi-Témiscamingue

    Sherbrooke - Bar le Magog - May 29th
    region in competition : Estrie

    St-Jean-sur-Richelieu - Bar Metric - May 30th
    region in competition : Montérégie

    Trois-Rivières - Café Nord-Ouest - June 4th
    region in competition : Mauricie

    Saguenay - Le Bunker - June 6th
    region in competition : Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean

    Victoriaville - Cactus Bar - June 12th 
    region in competition : Centre du Québec

    St-Jérôme - Café d’en face - June 13th
    region in competition : Laurentides

    Québec - Le Cercle - June 25th, 26th & 27th
    regions in competition : Capitale-Nationale, Côte-Nord, Chaudière-Appalaches, Bas St Laurent, Charlevoix et provinces Maritimes

    Toronto - Kathedral - June 15th & 16th
    region in competition : Ontario

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

    Source :
    Véronique Bernier
    Envol et Macadam
    T +1 418 522 1611
    F +1 418 522 2284