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Some musical highlights and a lot of cool fashion.
Overall, a laid back day with some good music. Great crowd, great scene. Here are some pics from day one.
We talk to New York based EDM duo Sofi Tukker
Holy Grail, Striker and Bewitcher played as part of Heavy En Ville, and we got the chance to speak with Striker drummer Adam Brown.
Heavy Metal celebrated its 10th edition by going back to it sold site, newly revamped, and offering a solid lineup from start to finish across all 4 stages.
Metalachi is a delightful blend of traditional mariachi music and hard rock/metal classics. Don’t miss their set at Heavy Montreal.
Patrick from Montreal band We Are Monroe talks about their upcoming show at Osheaga and what’s in store in the future.
Heavy Montreal is right around the corner. We take a deep dive into the lineup to pick our must-see acts.
Songs about the sea, the beach and coloured drinks make for an excellent party. Jimmy Buffett finally played Montreal after 44 years.
Two great shows and three great musicians end the Jazz Fest
Gorgeous show by Peter Frampton at Place des Arts.
If you don’t already know Jeremy Dutcher, you should. A member of Tobique First Nation in New Brunswick, this classically trained singer, composer, musicologist, and [read on]
Critics love to hate Alt-J. They and their music have been called fussy and uptight; beige, tuneless, mild, featureless, and boring; lead singer Joe Newman has been compared [read on]
One of the world’s foremost jazz vocalists, five-time Grammy winner Dianne Reeves and her phenomenal band knocked it out of the ballpark last night at the FIJM. Known for [read on]
Dressed all in black, with her customary dark sunglasses, Melody Gardot ravished a sold-out Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier at the FIJM last night. Slow, sultry, soulful, smoky, and [read on]
Metalcore legends August Burns Red played a high energy set featuring the complete ‘Constellations’ album for its 10th anniversary.
Neal Morse’s progressive rock musical brings a new approach to an oft-told story.
Michigan’s Of Virtue adds new elements to their metalcore sound on latest release
Bonobo is DJing in Montreal and bringing hand-picked talent with him.
In advance of his tour to the east, Robyn reviews Capaldi in Seattle.