Dutch Garner remembered by his community

Sunday night at le Belmont, members of Montreal’s hip hop community gathered to remember Dutch Garner, a show promoter who met a violent end a year ago. Here are additional words of remembrance from the scene that he helped foster, followed by a photo gallery by Cindy Lopez.

Dukes up

Friends and family of late local hip hop promoter Dutch Garner speak out a year after his demise + your guide to where the show goes on this week, at M for Montreal and elsewhere.

Nine bands you need to see at M for Montreal

M for Montreal’s seventh edition runs today and through Saturday, and although the showcases happening tonight and tomorrow night are sold out, there’s plenty to see in the afternoon and on the weekend. Here’ a list of M 2012 bands that our music team is losing bodily fluids to. Bring a change of underwear, seriously.