Sunday, Jan. 28

* Montreal Canadiennes vs. Chinese team Vanke Rays
* Podcasting 101 with Andy Assaf
* Sunday Pasta Party ft. Beaver Sheppard
* ba:zel with Alder & Ash
* Last day of Lux Magna with RISE


Sportsfans won’t want to miss the chance to catch the Montreal Canadiennes play an afternoon CWHL match against the Chinese team Vanke Rays at Ahuntsic’s Michel-Normandin arena. Bring your skates for a special post-game ice time opportunity to skate with the players. 850 Émile-Journault, 1:30 p.m., $15

Aspiring broadcast personalities should check out the Podcasting 101 workshop with video producer and improv performer Andy Assaf at Montreal Improv. Bring your phone and laptop! 3713 St-Laurent, 5:30–7:30 p.m., $30 (cash or cheque only)

Versatile musician, chef and local personality Beaver Sheppard plays Analogue Addiction and Blue Skies Turns Black’s Sunday Pasta Party at l’Escogriffe (but he won’t be making the spaghetti, in case you were wondering). 4461 St-Denis, 5–8 p.m., $12

Local music promoter KickDrum hosts a special avant-pop show at Cagibi featuring dark and dreamy vibes all the way from Prague with minimalist electroacoustic duo ba:zel, plus local cellist Adrian Copeland’s neoclassical doom metal project Alder & Ash. 5490 St-Laurent, 7 p.m., $8

The final day of the new Lux Magna festival offers a very special showcase of Black women and femme talent called RISE at Casa del Popolo, organized by spoken word artist Shanice Nicole and event producer Cerise sur le Gâteau featuring performances by Nicole plus poet and hip-hop artist Shades Lawrence, writer Karine Constant-Déjean, poet and illustrator Unyque N. Ether and QTPOC advocate Jodie-Ann. 4873 St-Laurent, 9 p.m., $5–$15 PWYC

For more music events, see our Event Listings. Art Listings can be found here.