Fort McMurray, AB, May 3, 2012 – Hailing from Newfoundland, indie rockers Hey Rosetta! (http://www.heyrosetta.com/) are confirmed to perform at Nexen CanadaROCKS 2012.
“Their award-winning success puts them firmly in the forefront of Canada's musicaltalent, and it's great to have them here with us to celebrate our national holiday. Hey Rosetta! is one of my all-time favourite bands,” said the new Events Manager for Events Wood Buffalo who is also from Newfoundland. “I cannot tell you how exciting it is for me to welcome them here from my home province to my adopted province. I hope everybody will come out for the concert, they really give a wicked performance!”
The 2012 Juno-award nominees for New Group of the Year and recent East Coast Music Awards winners for both Album of the Year and Group Recording of the Year are stopping in Fort McMurray while on their North American tour.
Hey Rosetta! will be performing Friday, June 29th on the free concert night with Joel Plaskett Emergency at MacDonald Island Park as part of the 3-day celebration of Canada. Weekend passes are now available at www.canada-rocks.com with individual tickets being released June 1st.
Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/eventswoodbuffalo as we get ready to celebrate Canada’s birthday with a variety of musical performances, family activities, a parade, and fireworks this year at Nexen CanadaROCKS 2012.
Brea BurtonMarketing & Communications Manager
Events Wood Buffalo