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    Monday March 16th 2009

    Quebec City, March 15, 2009 - Starting today, March 16, and until May 15, alternative bands from across Quebec and Ontario will be invited to take part in the GBOB Challenge Canada, a contest hosted by Envol et Macadam.

     

    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 (www.gbob.com).

     

    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).



    GBOB Challenge 2009 : places and dates.

    Montreal – Petit Campus – May 27 and 28
    Sherbrooke – Bar le Magog – May 29
    St-Jean-sur-Richelieu – Bar Metric – May 30
    Trois-Rivières – Café Nord-Ouest – June 4
    Saguenay – Le Bunker – June 6
    Victoriaville – Cactus Bar – June 12
    St-Jérôme – Café d’en face – June 13
    Québec – Le Cercle – June 26 and 27
    Joliette – TBC
    Ottawa – TBC
    Toronto – TBC

    Rules, forms, dates, and locations of quarter and semi finals are available at www.envoletmacadam.com and www.myspace.com/envoletmacadam.

     

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    Source :
    Véronique Bernier
    Envol et Macadam
    T 418 522 1611
    F 418 522 2284
    communications@envoletmacadam.com