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Halifax Pop Explosion: latest acts In-Flight Safety, Small Sins, Sole & The Skyrider Band and Buried Inside

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In-Flight Safety, Small Sins, Sole & The Skyrider Band and Buried Inside are among the latest acts confirmed to perform at the 15th Annual Halifax Pop Explosion, taking place between October 16-20. Tickets for all shows go on sale Thursday, August 30.

In addition to the already exciting roster confirmed for this year’s festival, several new acts have recently been added. Prominent East Coast bands announced thus far include, Julie Doiron and Fred Morello comprised two-piece Blue Heeler, sprawling and dynamic collective The Got To Get Got, 2007 JUNO nominees In-Flight Safety, Sackville based maverick Shotgun Jimmie, cute-core duo The Superfantastics, the legendary Tom Fun Orchestra, melodic pop act Two Hours Traffic and the dance party freak-out inducing Windom Earle.

Nation and international acts include genre benders The Barmitzvah Brothers, renowned hardcore act Buried Inside, Calgary based pop-rock group The Dudes, quirky indie-rockers The Germans, post-rock band Kill The Lights, acclaimed Montreal based quartet Land of Talk, indie-rock androids The Most Serene Republic, K Records signed mainstays Old Time Relijun, revered rockers Pride Tiger, clapping enthusiasts Small Sins, acclaimed hip-hop act Sole & The Skyrider Band, singer/songwriter Wil, dance-rock act These Electric Lives and Japanese freak-rockers The Zoobombs.

Acts already announced to the festival line-up include Aids Wolf, Apostle of Hustle, Contrived, Don Caballero, Eric’s Trip, Miracle Fortress, Mother Mother, Joel Plaskett, The Special Noise, Tegan and Sara, Tomcat Combat and Young Galaxy.

Tickets to 2007 Halifax Pop Explosion shows will be available on Thursday, August 30. Tickets will be available at all Ticketpro outlets, by calling 1-888-311-9090 or online at www.ticketpro.ca.

Passes and packages for the festival are on sale now. For more information on passes and packages, visit: www.ticketpro.ca or call 1-888-311-9090.

For more information on The Halifax Pop Explosion, visit: www.halifaxpopexplosion.com

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