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Quebecor Supports Fete de la Musique de Tremblant for 5th Consecutive Year

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Aug. 13, 2013) - Quebecor is proud to be associated with the Fête de la Musique de Tremblant for the fifth year in a row. For the music fest's 15th edition, to be held from August 30 to September 2, artistic director Angèle Dubeau and her team have put together a rich and varied line-up of established artists and up-and-comers from every musical genre. In addition to providing financial support, Quebecor is backing the festival with a promotional campaign in its media outlets, including Le Journal de Montréal, the daily 24 Heures, the Canoë web portal and its community newspapers.

Headliners at the Fête de la Musique de Tremblant will notably include Gino Quilico, Lynda Thalie and François Dompierre. In a must-see show, Angèle Dubeau and his orchestra La Pietà will be back, performing on the Quebecor stage.

"We are very pleased to be supporting the Fête de la Musique de Tremblant," said Robert Dépatie, President and Chief Executive Officer of Quebecor. "Year after year, the festival brings in top acts for a fabulous weekend of music in an enchanting setting, serving up a diverse program of free concerts by talented artists. Supporting the arts in general and music in particular is a core commitment for Quebecor. You might say it's in our DNA. We wish all festivalgoers a weekend of musical discovery they will long remember."

Quebecor supports the production, distribution and retailing of cultural products through its Archambault Group subsidiary. Archambault is a hub of entertainment products that has been one of the largest retailers of music and musical instruments in Québec for more than 115 years. Today, it has expanded its appeal with its music streaming service and its catalogue of approximately 3 million French- and English-language MP3 tracks. Archambault Group operates 15 Archambault stores across Québec, an online shop, and the English-language Paragraphe Bookstore in Montréal.

About Quebecor

Quebecor Inc. (TSX:QBR.A)(TSX:QBR.B) is a holding company with a 75.4% interest in Quebecor Media Inc., one of Canada's largest media groups, with more than 16,000 employees. Quebecor Media Inc., through its subsidiary Videotron Ltd., is an integrated communications company engaged in cable television, interactive multimedia development, Internet access services, cable telephony and mobile telephony. Through Sun Media Corporation, Quebecor Media Inc. is the largest publisher of newspapers in Canada. It also operates and its network of English- and French-language Internet properties in Canada. In the broadcasting segment, Quebecor Media Inc. operates, through TVA Group Inc., the number one French language conventional television network in Québec, a number of specialty channels and, through Sun Media Corporation, the English-language SUN News channel. Another subsidiary of Quebecor Media Inc., Nurun Inc., is a major interactive technologies and communications agency with offices in Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia. Quebecor Media Inc. is also active in magazine publishing (Publications TVA Inc.), book publishing and distribution (Sogides Group Inc., CEC Publishing Inc.), the production, distribution and retailing of cultural products (Archambault Group Inc.), sporting and cultural event management (Event Management Gestev Inc.), video game development (BlooBuzz Inc.), DVD, Blu-ray disc and videogame rental and retailing (Le SuperClub Vidéotron ltée), the printing and distribution of community newspapers and flyers (Quebecor Media Printing Inc., Quebecor Media Network Inc.), outdoor advertising (Quebecor Media Out of Home), news content production and distribution (QMI Agency), and multiplatform advertising solutions (Quebecor Media Sales).

Martin Tremblay
Vice President, Public affairs
Quebecor Media
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