NEW ROUND OF ARTISTS ACCEPTED TO PERFORM AT CANADIAN MUSIC FEST 2011 October 8, 2010 We are excited to announce a new round of artists accepted to perform at Canadian Music Fest 2011 (March 9-13). They include: AfterpartY (Toronto, ON, Canada) Amos The Transparent (Ottawa, ON, Canada) Amy Heffernan (Fort McMurray, AB, Canada) Ariane Mahryke Lemire (Edmonton, AB, Canada) Autumn Owls (Dublin, Ireland) Berri Txarrak (Lekunberri, Spain) Bloodgroup (Reykjavik, Iceland) Bracing For Downpour (Edmonton, AB, Canada) Broken Ride (Calgary, AB, Canada) Cameron Scott Fraser (Vancouver, BC, Canada) Christine Owman (Malmo, Sweden) Citizen Erased (Amherstburg, ON, Canada) Daniel Guy Martin (Calgary, AB, Canada) David Blair (Port Coquitlam, BC, Canada) Dead Messenger (Montreal, QC, Canada) Domestic Crisis Group (Montreal, QC, Canada) Eldorado (Madrid, Spain) Elephant Stone (Montreal, QC, Canada) English Words (Charlottetown, PE, Canada) Free Moral Agents (Long Beach, CA, USA) Gentlemen Husbands (Cobourg, Canada) Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (Vancouver, BC, Canada) Graydon James & the Young Novelists (Toronto, ON, Canada) Gruve (Cayuga, ON, Canada) Hey Brother (Hamilton, ON, Canada) Jack Carty (Surry Hills, Australia) Karyn Ellis (Toronto, ON, Canada) La Patère Rose (Montreal, QC, Canada) Life Size Dream (Sudbury, ON, Canada) Lindsay Ell (Calgary, AB, Canada) Lunic (New York, NY, USA) Mad Anthony (Cincinnati, OH, USA) Mad June (Montreal, QC, Canada) Maddy Rodriguez (Toronto, ON, Canada) Makabu (Erfurt, Germany) Mélissa Laveaux (Ottawa, ON, Canada) Olenka and the Autumn Lovers (London, ON, Canada) Organ Thieves (Toronto, ON, Canada) Our Friend & The Spiders (Montreal, QC, Canada) Promonium Jesters (Uxbridge, ON, Canada) Righteous Vendetta (Cody, WY, USA) Robot Bomb Shelter (San Francisco, CA, USA) Royal Canoe (Winnipeg, AB, Canada) Sadie Hell (Ottawa, ON, Canada) Saidah Baba Talibah (Toronto, ON, Canada) Santa Clara (Victoria, BC, Canada) Seventh Rain (Calgary, AB, Canada) Sex With Strangers (Vancouver, BC, Canada) Sister Says (Vancouver, BC, Canada) Snorri Helgason (Reykjavik, Iceland) The Belle Game (Montreal/Vancouver, Canada) The Draymin (Rosyth, Scotland, UK) The Lost Boys (Lakeport, CA, USA) The MacHams (Toronto, ON, Canada) The North (Toronto, ON, Canada) The Perfects (Baltimore, MD, USA) The Polymorphines (Ottawa, ON, Canada) The Printemps (Brooklyn, NY, USA) The TANUKI Project (Montreal, QC, Canada) Walter Sickert & The Army of Broken Boys (Boston, MA, USA) White White Sisters (Tokyo, Japan) Will Conquer (Toronto, ON, Canada) Writers’ Strike (Halifax, NS, Canada) Young Doctors in Love (Toronto, ON, Canada) Yunioshi (Nottingham, UK) Zaac Pick (Vancouver, BC, Canada) Zachary Lucky (Saskatoon, SK, Canada) For the full listing of performing artists, please visit the “ARTISTS” page. More artists will be announced in the coming weeks, so make sure you keep checking the website for additions and updates. FINAL DEADLINE FOR SHOWCASE SUBMISSIONS: OCTOBER 31, 2010 SUPER EARLY BIRD WRISTBANDS ON SALE NOW FOR $25 (LIMITED TIME ONLY) Canadian Music Fest 2011 Wristbands are on sale NOW. Buy yours at the super early bird price of $25.00 CAD (Walk-up price $75.00 CAD). But don’t wait too long. This exclusive deal is available for a limited time only. From tomorrow’s emerging artists to today’s hottest concert hit-makers, you’ll find them at Canadian Music Fest. Last year alone, featured performances from the following: Our Lady Peace – Hedley – Constantines – Joel Plaskett – Great Lake Swimmers – Cage the Elephant – IllScarlett – Fucked Up – Dillinger Escape Plan – The Trews – K-OS – Neon Indian – Moneen – Daughtry – DJ Champion and his G Strings – Steel Panther – Little Dragon – Born Ruffians – Faber Drive – Bedouin Soundclash – Jason Collett – The Rural Alberta Advantage – Marianas Trench – Nightmare Air – Children Collide – Default – Platinum Blonde – Speech Debelle – Plants and Animals – Jeff Martin – Comeback Kid – Beast – Arkells – Handsome Furs – Dan Mangan – Timber Timbre – Vivian Girls – Electric Six – Woodhands – and hundreds more! Here is your chance to catch another stellar line-up of over 800 artists from Canada and all over the world in 55 clubs over 5 days and nights – all for the super low price of $25.00 CAD. Buy your wristband now and gain your entry to Canada’s largest music festival – March 9-13, 2011 in Toronto. YOUR WRISTBAND GIVES YOU… Access to over 800 new local and international artists showcasing in 55 clubs over the 5 days Guaranteed no cover at all CMF showcases Access to the CMF showcases and film festival screenings In addition to this, your wristband gets you access to exclusive gigs, afternoon shows, club nights, after parties and much more. BUY NOW!