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Press release for immediate distribution

Daniel Lanois concert cancelled

Montreal, Tuesday, June 8, 2010 - Organizers of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal regretfully announce the recent news that Daniel Lanois has been hospitalized after having been in a motorcycle accident this past week-end.

The Black Dub concert scheduled for Friday, July 2, 8:30 p.m. in Métropolis has of course been cancelled. We offer our sincere wishes for the swift recovery of this inspired artist and celebrated director, who is a great friend of the Festival.

Ticket holders for this concert can obtain refunds at the sales point only.

  • For tickets bought by telephone or Internet:

o        Ticketpro: 514-790-1111 ou 1-866-908-9090

  • For tickets bought in person:

o        59 Ste. Catherine Street East, Montréal

The 31st edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal will run from June 25 to July 6.

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