At the Montreal Mundial festival, photojournalist Andres Roget caught Collectivo and the Souljazz Orchestra at l’Astral.
Reviewer Isac finds Kavinsky’s show stale and kind of sweaty, but not in a good way.
Groenland’s sudden rise to fame is talent and good timing. Sabrina Halder talks bout how the band started and her early experiences singing jazz in CEGEP.
Lakes of Canada are performing as part of M for Montreal — Montreal’s platform for showcasing up-and-coming Canadian musicians and helping them launch their careers internationally. Conor O’Neil talks about the festival and the new yet-to-be-released album.
Mat Klachefsky’s complex personality well reflected by the equally intriguing sound of Winnipeg indie band Boats.
Andy Shauf digs on his favorite Beatle, his songwriting process, and the long anticipated Bearer of Bad News.
Frannie Holder of Random Recipe dishes on being a woman in the music industry, the difficulty of writing a new album, and the joy of making music.
Deya’s new CD Notre histoire connects the globe to Montreal with Haitian reggae, African beats, and Middle Eastern and African instruments. All that and a slam poet.
L’Oasis Musicale holds inexpensive classical music concerts in Montreal’s downtown Cathedral.
Canadian trio Raleigh tells us about their new album and their current tour.
Head of the Herd plays Petit Campus with new tunes from its latest album.
Said the Whale’s drummer Spencer Schoening speaks to us about touring and the thrill of playing songs from their new album hawaiii live.
Quick review of Ranee Lee’s performance at the Upstairs.
Braids and Hundert Waters concert reviewed.
Listen to Half Moon Run’s new video She Wants to Run
Ed Banger DJs were on hand to mix and sign the new book Travail Famille Party. Here is our photo gallery.
Celebrate international Arab culture with music, film, and lectures at the Arab World Festival of Montreal.
Arcade Fire’s new album Reflektor is streaming on YouTube now.