[Event] Musiq Soulchild, Bunji Garlin & Fay Ann Lyons Headline SUR Music Festival – Nov. 22nd

November 15, 2013

MUSIQ SOULCHILD, BUNJI GARLIN & FAY ANN LYONS HEADLINE THE BIGGEST
CROSS URBAN/CARIBBEAN FESTIVAL IN CANADA

 SOCA on one stage — SOUL music on the next? Two major concerts happening simultaneously – can’t lie, this is a pretty dope concept, so don’t sleep! PLUS, it marks the return of Canada’s very own Glenn Lewis to the stage, in his first major performance since dropping his album, Moment of Truth, last month.  I’m in!! Pick up your tix asap!!

Renowned for exceptional entertainment and hospitality, Dr Jay & Ian Andre Espinet, 2 of Canada’s top forces in Caribbean & “Urban” entertainment event production are thrilled to announce the birth of SUR Music Festival, taking place inside the entire Guvernment / Koolhaus Complex on Friday November 22nd 2013.

The duo is excited to bring together a roster of world-class performers, DJ talent, industry and production under one roof, under one dynamic brand. The SUR Music Festival promises to be the music highlight of the year, and is looking forward to solidifying Canada as a cultural music mecca for the masses. The inaugural festival encompassing top artists and DJs from Soca & Soul in the same venue will play host to over 4000 patrons.

Boasting 2 stages inside the Guvernment Complex, SUR Music Festival will host performances by 8 huge acts, and over 20 DJs throughout the complex’s various rooms.

The Main Attractions:

The Belvedere #SocaTherapyStage performers include:

·      Trinidadian Soca royalty, Bunji Garlin & Fay Ann Lyons

·      Bajan Soca mainstay, Edwin Yearwood

·      Rising stars, Skinny Fabulous and duo, Porgie & Murdah

Not to be outdone, The Budlight Platinum #SoulKitchenSoundStage hosts performances by:

·      Toronto’s Soul songstress, Shi Wisdom

·      World renowned voice, Glenn Lewis,

·      The critically acclaimed Neo-Soul artist, Musiq SoulChild

 

Fresh off a new album release, this performance marks the first major home performance for Glenn following the release of his new album “Moment of Truth”.

Festival passes will start at just $25 (plus service fees) while quantities last. Festival tickets are available citywide for $30 (plus service fee). Log on to www.SurMusicFestival.com directly to purchase, and for a list of authorized outlets.

This event will be 19+.

FRIDAY NOVEMBER 22ND 2013

TWO spectacular events under ONE roof!

BELVEDERE #SOCATHERAPY STAGE

The Asylum Vikings featuring Bunji Garlin & Fay Ann Lyons
Edwin Yearwood
Skinny Fabulous, Porgy & Murdah

DJs: Marxman, Jump Up Kingz, DJ Shy, Junya Menace, DJ Flip, 2 Touch
Hosted by: Eman & Dirty Dez

BUDLIGHT PLATINUM #SOULKITCHENSOUNDSTAGE

Shi Wisdom
Glenn Lewis
Musiq SoulChild

DJs: Jester, DJ Spoonz
Hosted by: Kid Kut

For more information on the performers, festival highlights and ticket information, please see the SUR Music Festival website at www.SURmusicfestival.com

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