Coldplay and Beastie Boys will headline the fourth edition of the Osheaga Music and Arts Festival in Montreal, QC, from August 1-2. Coldplay will play on August 1, followed by Beastie Boys on August 2.
Tickets go on sale April 3 at the Bell Centre box office and through the official festival Web site. Tickets are priced differently for the two days which is rare for festivals: August 1 is $75, August 2 is $65, and a weekend pass is $125. Face value of tickets does not include applicable service fees.
For the first time ever, Osheaga will be offering a limited number of VIP passes for August 1 and 2 at Parc Jean-Drapeau. The new VIP passes will include access to VIP entrance (priority access), VIP grandstands, VIP food kiosks and vendors, and private washrooms. The VIP Weekend Pass is $295, plus service fees.
Other artists appearing are Jason Mraz, The Roots, Rufus Wainwright, Girl Talk, The Decemberists, Crystal Castles, Lykke Li, Beast, Elbow, Artic Monkeys, The Ting Tings, Winter Gloves, The Honey Brothers, Josh Ritter, Parlovr, Kitty Daisy and Lewis, Le Volume Etat au Maximum and Mother Fathers.