Pemberton Festival Completes Line Up For Bacardi B-Live Stage

posted June 5, 2008

Pemberton Festival Completes Line Up For Bacardi B-Live Stage

The Pemberton Festival, in partnership with Bacardi Canada, is pleased to announce the full lineup for the Bacardi B-Live stage. In addition to the hot international headliners The Crystal Method, DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist, Booka Shade, Junkie XL, Dave Seaman and MSTRKRFT, the Festival has added daytime programming to the mix with the top DJs, VJ's and live musicians from Pemberton, Whistler, Vancouver and Victoria. They represent a wide cross-section of musical styles: House to Techno; Hip Hop to Down Tempo.

These new support acts are Czech, Mat The Alien, Vinyl Ritchie, Hebegebe, Hedspin, Kristian Littmann, James Boatman, Maurice, Andrew Pacey, DJ K-Tel, Michael Ziff, Little T, Tyson Villenuve, Jesse James, Tassho Pearce, Mikey Da Roza, Rob Rizk, Sean Lalla, Foxi Ozzi, Surgeon, Peace Frog, and RAMM. Performing along side these artists will be VJs: Technomorph, Bent Matter and Electrabelle plus live musicians Kostos and Zuzu.

The Bacardi B-Live dance tent will feature a multi-level stage where DJs will play all genres of music and infuse their performances with live instrumentals, a custom live video remix wall, thunderous sound system. There will be something for everyone's taste, so come in, sip a Bacardi Cocktail and enjoy all day and night.

Presented by Live Nation, the world's largest live music company, and Good Boy Production, The Pemberton Festival inaugural lineup includes big names such as Coldplay, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Nine Inch Nails, Jay-Z, The Tragically Hip, Interpol, Death Cab For Cutie, My Morning Jacket and Flaming Lips, plus up and comers Vampire Weekend, Grand Ole Party and The Airborne Toxic Event. There are two stages and a dance tent with more than 66 acts in all over the three day festival. Three-day festival tickets are $259.50*.

Pemberton, a two-hour drive from Vancouver, has long been a favorite winter vacation destination due to its close proximity to Whistler Resort (where many of the 2010 Winter Olympic events will take place). Complete with a festival village, camping facilities, an RV Park, tickets for the Pemberton Festival are still available through www.PembertonFestival.com.

* CDN dollars - plus applicable fees and service charges

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