Friday, June 12

* Aux 33 Tours warehouse vintage movie poster sale
* Clean Fresh Air’s Cloud Cypher dance battle
* Africa Fashion Week at Theatre Paradoxe
* Vintage Swing Cocktail Party at Gallery Gora
* Shamir plays Bar le Ritz PDB
* Automelodi & guests at Bar Pub St-Denis

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Clean Fresh Air crew prepping for Cloud Cypher
Aux 33 Tours hosts another big sale in their Mile End warehouse, and this time they’re selling off vintage movie posters, photographs, scripts and other film paraphernalia dating from 1935 to 1985 that will be up for grabs. Check it out today through Saturday. 5425 Casgrain, #806, 10 a.m.–6 p.m., free

In the Mural Fest zone today, Clean Fresh Air presents a Cloud Cypher dance battle showcase with DJ Mofak and some special guests. Afterparty at TRH Bar. 3527 St-Laurent, showcases at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m., with battles at 7 p.m., free

Theatre Paradoxe hosts Africa Fashion Week today and Saturday to showcase designers from the African and Caribbean diaspora including Asikere Afana, Kortu Momolu and Eldior Sodeck. 5959 Monk, 8 p.m., $21–$32

Gallery Gora will be the cat’s meow tonight for a 1920’s themed Vintage Swing Cocktail Party, featuring live swing tunes, projections, on-site barbershop and beauty salon, dance performances from the Cat’s Corner team, and more. Get into the spirit with an era-appropriate costume rental from Eva-B at a special discount for tonight’s event. 279 Sherbrooke W., 8 p.m., $20–$25

POP Montreal presents the local live debut of American pop sensation Shamir at Bar le Ritz PDB, with opener Soft Lit, followed by an after party feat. DJ Hua Li. See our interview with Shamir here. 179 Jean-Talon W., 9 p.m., $15/$18

See a synth-tastic (but diverse) selection of local acts over at Bar Pub St-Denis, with Automelodi, William Crop and Anaconda. 6966 St-Denis, 9 p.m., $10
For a thorough rundown of art events plus gallery & museum listings, see Art This Week here.

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