The year in pictures

Our chief photographer picks and chats about her favourite photos of the year, from music festivals to Habs fandom to Trudeaumania.

Sunday, June 28

* Last day of the Taste of the Caribbean festival in the Old Port
* Hua Li and Marshia Celina talk personas, hip hop and feminism
* Battlewar Block Party wrestling at Foufounes Électriques
* Poet Ian Ferrier launches a new book at Casa del Popolo
* Swans member Thor Harris plays his first solo show at la Vitrola
* Local producer/MC Jai Nitai Lotus & his band play the Jazz Fest

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PHOTO GALLERY: The Jazz Fest pt. 1

The first five days of the 35th edition of Montreal’s Jazz Festival brought some spectacular artists to town. See what you missed (or saw from afar).

Saturday, June 28

* BYO handheld to the Spaceteam Admiral’s Challenge at Café l’Artère
* See Tom Hardy in Locke at the Phi Centre
* Local post-punk band CTZNSHP play la Vitrola
* Rufus Wainwright plays the Jazz Fest
* Body Meta DJs play Casa del Popolo

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