Take to the streets today in a demo against war, racism and austerity organized by Tadamon! and CASA (Comité d’action solidaire contre l’austerité) and supported by Climate Justice Montreal. Norman Bethune Square (Guy & de Maisonneuve), 1 p.m.
Get the scoop on some of your favourite street artists with Sugar for Brains’ free guided tour of the #NYCmeetsMTL exhibition at Station 16. 3523 St-Laurent, 2 p.m., free
This afternoon, M for Montreal presents a free show at Café/Petit Campus, featuring some great local acts, including Bernhari (lush rock), Essaie Pas (synth-wave) and Alaclair Ensemble’s Eman X Vlooper (rap). 57 Prince-Arthur E., 2 p.m., free
Among the shitload of shows happening at M for Montreal tonight, Passovah’s epic show at la Sala Rossa begins with swirly pop act Slight, the smart slow jams of Michael Feuerstack, atmospheric pop artists Receivers and moody musicians Eternal Husbands before launching into a raucous, pop-ous dance party with the Lovely Feathers, How Sad and Country. 4848 St-Laurent, 7 p.m. sharp–2 a.m., $10
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If hardcore punk is your bag, Sick of It All and Negative Approach are playing Foufs tonight, with local openers the Enforcers. Enter a contest to win tickets to this show here. 87 Ste-Catherine E., 8 p.m. sharp, $22
At Cabaret Playhouse, La Gêne Collective hosts one of their signature parties feat. mixes porn visuals and “insane music” care of DJs Maurice, Tignasse, Jordan Francis and Dyke Rivers. For more details, look here. 5656 Parc, 10 p.m., $5
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