Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest

Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest

July 13, 2010 11:00 ET

Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest-Media Alert: Arcade Fire to Perform on July 13th. B-Roll Will be Available

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 13, 2010) - The 2010 Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest continues to provide the biggest names in the music biz from around the world. Ranked by Billboard Magazine as one of the top-10 most successful music festivals in the world, The Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest features blues, R&B, gospel, world, rock, pop, and more. Some of the biggest acts from around the world perform annually at the festival, in the heart of downtown Ottawa.

WHO: The iconic, multi-talented indie-rock band Arcade Fire will entertain tens of thousands of fans on Bluesfest's MBNA Stage. B-roll footage will be available.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The 2010 Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest celebrates its 17th year with close to 300 Canadian and international music and comedy acts on multiple stages in downtown Ottawa. The annual event perennially attracts more than a quarter of a million visitors from across North America and around the world. This year's star-studded line-up includes Rush, Carlos Santana, Crowded House, Great Big Sea, Keith Urban, and Weezer among 250 others. 

WHEN: The 2010 edition of the Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest was launched Tuesday, July 6. The festival runs until Sunday, July 18. The complete schedule is available at: www.ottawabluesfest.ca

WHERE: Cisco Ottawa Bluesfest, minutes from the Parliament Buildings in downtown Ottawa, Ontario.

B-roll footage of Arcade Fire will be available via satellite on Wednesday, July 14th at 12:30 – 12:45 p.m. Eastern.

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