A super musique actuelle record from the inventors of the genre, Ensemble SuperMusique, a new track by Montag to wrap his Phases series (just in time for the end of the world) and a video by Toronto/London artist Digits depicting a day in the life of a confused, horny alien.
* Protest the retroactive booze tax
* See U.S. doc We Are Wisconsin at Cinema Politica
* Or odd docu-drama The Sky Above at the Brazilian film fest
* Catch some of the city’s best improv musicians at Casa
* U.S. punk legends Social Distortion
* Pantha du Prince at SAT
* Lo-fi psych rockers Sic Alps
* Multidisciplinary performer Maryse Poulin
* Athina Rachel Tsangari films
* Theatre grads stage Human Cannon
The Phénomena festival offers a week’s worth of weird and wonderful events, shows and performances, plus an appearance by special guest Genesis Breyer P-Orridge.