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Jay-Z To Play All Points West Music & Arts Festival

July 28, 2009

Written By: Victoria H. (Urban Editor)

Jay-Z will be making his US festival debut at this years All Points West Music & Arts Festival, which will be held from 7/31-8/2 at Liberty State Park, NJ.

Jay-Z will be replacing The Beastie Boys as they have canceled their appearance due to Adam “MCA’ Yauch’s cancer diagnosis. Because of the cancelation, All Points West organizers will give point of purchase refunds for 7/31 single-day tickets.

Other artists playing at the event are Coldplay, Tool, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Vampire Weekend, My Bloody Valentine, Gogol Bordello, Echo & The Bunnymen, MGMT, MSTRKRFT, the Black Keys, Fleet Foxes, Neko Case, the Ting Tings, the National, Silversun Pickups and Arctic Monkeys, among others.