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Jay-Z Headlines 1st Pemberton Fest With NIN and Coldplay

March 14, 2008 05:13:29 GMT

Jay-Z, Nine Inch Nails and Coldplay are included in the star-studded bill for the first ever musical event conducted in Pemberton, B.C..


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Pemberton Festival has put an impressive line-up for its first ever event that is set to take place July 25-27 in Pemberton, B.C. Among the numerous acts on the bill Jay-Z, Coldplay, Nine Inch Nails, Serj Tankian and Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers are announced as the headliners.

According to Billboard.com, the festival is part of Live Nation's production with Good Boy Productions. The latter is the joint venture between Coldplay manager Dave Holmes and Depeche Mode manager Jonathan Kessler. There will be two stages set up to contain more than 50 acts plus a dance stage.

More than 40 acts have been confirmed among others are The Flaming Lips, Death Cab for Cutie, My Morning Jacket and Interpol. Tickets for the festival will go on sale on Friday, March 28 and can be found on PembertonFestival.com. There will be on-site camp, motels as well as luxurious hotels as sleeping accommodations.

© AceShowbiz.com




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