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Counting Down to Montreal Reggae Fest 2017!

Counting Down to Montreal Reggae Fest 2017!

 

Montreal, QC, Canada – With only one month left until the return of the annual Montreal International Reggae Festival, and under the banner of United Against Violence, a most impressive lineup is set to rock the Old Port featuring the best international and national artists and DJs.

 

Over three days, August 18-19-20, the sounds of Reggae, Dancehall, Soca and Gospel will infect patrons from Montreal and visitors from around the world!  On Friday August 18th, Sanchez and Inner Circle headline the night alongside Sustane, Mystery P, Oni Rose, I Noah, Autarchii, Mysta, Maximo, and Interestt.  DJ’s Platinum Movements, Action, Poison Dart (Antigua) and Super Fresh Sound will keep fans in the groove.

 

On Saturday, dubbed Dancehall night, Konshens and Charly Black headline with support from Ding Dong, Majah Hype (who will host), The Main Street Crew (General Degree, Goofy, Buccaneer, Hawkeye, Red Rat), Frass Hill, Ultimate Rejects, Ricky T, Linky First, and I Stitch.  DJs for the evening are Production Sound, Energy Squad, Nemesis Sound and Predita Sound.

 

Affectionately called Gospel and Reggae night, Sunday August 20th will see the conclusion of the 14th annual Montreal Reggae Fest!  Headliners are Tanya Stephens, Etana, R. City and Pressure (Busspipe).  Additional performing artists Lieutenant Stitchie, Lewi Voltz, Jah Cutta and Saboo, as well as DJs DJ Arthur, DJ Blaster and Crystal Sound will ensure that fans leave the festival with memories to last them all year!

 

Tickets and passes are available via ticketpro.ca

 

Friday: $30/ VIP: $150
Saturday: $65 more at the door/ VIP: $250
Sunday: $55 more at the door/ VIP: $200
Weekend pass: $130 more at the door/ VIP: $500

 

Media accreditation

Send an email before August 15 to: accreditation@montrealreggaefest.com with name, phone number, media name and web site address, function, type of coverage.

 

For more information:

montrealreggaefest.com/ 514-482-7921

 

 

Press and publicity: Richard Lafrance, Gong communications

514.495.4520/ gongcom@gongcommunications.qc.ca

 

 

 

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