Natalie Liconti. Photo by Mackenzie Lad.

Friday, June 8

*Bonbon Kojak, Pierre Kwenders and Kae Sun play free show at Jardins Gamelin
*A Dyke’s Guide to Fair Play makes its Fringe Fest premiere
*Loscil and Forma play Verdun parking lot concert series
*Alaclair Ensemble play free show for FrancoFolies music fest
*Minuit au Parc presents A Clockwork Orange

A Dyke’s Guide to Fair Play. Photo by Mackenzie Lad.

Dance it up on the downtown streets — or, rather, that patch of green-ish space known as Jardins Gamelin — when DJs Bonbon Kojak and Pierre Kwenders bookend a live set by Kae Sun. 1500 Berri, 5–11 p.m., free

A Dyke’s Guide to Fair Play makes its Fringe Fest premiere at Conservatoire de musique du Québec. See our June cover story about the play’s production company and check out our Fringe Festival highlights here. 4750 Henri-Julien, 5:15 p.m., $10

This year’s second edition of Verdun parking lot concert series OK LÀ promises sets by Kranky Records artists Loscil and Forma as well as harpist Sarah Pagé (the Barr Brothers) and Animalwrath (aka Belgian composer Phil Maggi. Stationnement Éthel (4000 Éthel), 7–10 p.m., free 

Take the opportunity to see Quebec rap collective Alaclair Ensemble free as part of the FrancoFolies music fest. See our complete list of Francos recommendations here. Scène Bell (Jeanne-Mance & de Maisonneuve E.), 9 p.m., free

Cinéma du Parc’s Minuit au Parc series of Midnight Movies presents A Clockwork Orange. Stanley Kubrick’s classic screens three times this weekend. 3575 Parc, 11:30 pm. $12.50


For more concert recommendations, see this week’s edition of Hammer of the Mods.