By: Stuart Nulman – mtltimes.ca
The 11th edition of the ShazamFest, which celebrates eclectic entertainment and social responsibility, takes place at the Eastern Townships organic farm of Ziv Przytyk, the festival’s founder/director, from July 14-17.
Scheduled to perform at ShazamFest are one-man band Bloodshot Bill, “La Voix” contestant Tim Brink, the Gypsy Kumbia Orhcestra, The Blue Mushroom Sirkus Psyshow, and laughologist Albert Nerenberg with his new Hypnotic Bar project. As well, there will such activities like riverside yoga and massage, an artisan market, a workshop with Clowns Without Borders, and the Shazam Olympics.
Passes for the weekend cost $85, with a family pass for $175, as well as day passes and free admission on July 17. For more information, go to www.shazamfest.com .