The Canadian Live 8 concert will be held at Molson Park in Barrie, Ontario on July 2, Canadian concert promoter Michael Cohl confirmed today (June 21) at a Toronto press conference.

The Canadian Live 8 concert will be held at Molson Park in Barrie, Ontario on July 2, Canadian concert promoter Michael Cohl confirmed today (June 21) at a Toronto press conference.

Among the acts scheduled to perform at Barrie are Canadians Celine Dion, Bryan Adams, Our Lady Peace, Barenaked Ladies, Gordon Lightfoot, Great Big Sea, the Tragically Hip, Blue Rodeo, Billy Talent, Jann Arden, Bruce Cockburn and Tom Cochrane, as well as U.S. band Motley Crue.

Hosting the event will be Canadian actor/comedians Dan Ackroyd and Tom Greene.

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