Saturday, Feb. 16

* Intro to 3D printing
* Paradjanov: A Requiem
* DJ Dez, Rilly Guilty and Pierre Kwenders @ PHI
* Toro Y Moi, Wild Belle and Dog Bite @ Club Soda
* Wake Island album launch @ Casa
* Royal Phoenix dance party Cousins feat. Lady

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Toro Y Moi plays Club Soda tonight
Photo by Andrew Paynter

We’re scant few years away from being able to print entire cities on the moon and replace and repair defective or damaged human organs with copies built from our own stem cells. Get a head start on the new tech with an intro to 3D printing and a workshop that’ll cover everything from design to production. Eastern Bloc Lab (7240 Clark), 1 p.m., $30

The weekly free series overlooking the career of legendary Soviet-era filmmaker Sergei Parajanov concludes today with a screening of Ron Holloway’s documentary, Paradjanov: A Requiem, featuring interviews with the director and clips from his rare early films. Also on the program are two short films, Nadia Mytnik-Frantova’s Čiurlionis and Eugenie Cliché’s The Jewelleries, as well as a lecture on the “Erotics of Eclecticism” by series programmer Marcin Wisniewski. See the full program here and read our interview with Wisniewski here. J.A. de Sève Cinema (1400 de Maisonneuve W.), 2 p.m., free

Detroit DJ and producer Dez Andrés, a former affiliate of J Dilla and Slum Village, stops in for a set in Old Montreal, with support from locals Rilly Guilty and Pierre Kwenders. Read our interview with Dez here. PHI Centre (407 St-Pierre), 8 p.m., $16.25/$21.25

Look into Toro Y Moi’s pop grab-bag as he drops in with fresh material from his latest record, with Wild Belle and Dog Bite. And read our interview with Toro main-man Chaz Bundick here. Club Soda (1225 St-Laurent), 8:30 p.m., $18/$20, all ages

Wake Island (the local band currently known as Intensive Care, as featured in our current print issue) launch their debut LP tonight, with support from Reversing Falls. Casa del Popolo (4873 St-Laurent), 9 p.m., $10

Royal Phoenix monthly dance party Cousins fetes its six-month anniversary by hosting a performance by Georgia rappeuse Lady, plus resident DJs Sammy Rawal, Nino Brown and Tamika. 5788 St-Laurent, 10 p.m., $10

Check out our complete listings for more great club, stage and gallery events.

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