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DISTROBOTO Sweet Sixteen Party and Fundraiser launch!

Celebrating 16 years of ARCMTL’s (and Montreal’s) unique art vending machine network, with a party and concert where the project began back in winter 2001!
The evening will also launch a crowdfunding campaign to help this non-profit project stay alive and to upgrade the machines!
Sunday, March 26, 9 pm, Casa del Popolo, 4873 St-Laurent, with OSB, GMACKRR, fourthousandblackbirds & Alexandre St-Onge. $8 suggested donation. Click here for the Facebook event!

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