Thursday, July 30

* Woman x Women vernissage at Station 16
* Satanic Panic: Pop-Cultural Paranoia in the 1980s book launch at Drawn & Quarterly
* Montreal’s Metropolitan Orchestra plays the Mount Royal Lookout
* Osheaga launch party with Joey Bada$$, Tommy Kruise, the Yardlets and more
* Pat Jordache album launch at Bar le Ritz PDB
* The MEG festival continues with a Lisbon Lux Records showcase

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Saturday, October 19

* Phenomena Fest street performers on Parc
* Joey Bada$$ with Pro Era & co. at Arena
* Connect the Dots-winning skateboard videos
* NY band Secret Lover & more at Bistro de Paris
* Montreal musician Marie Davidson headlines Casa
* Drum & bass monthly Artefact launches at Cabaret Underworld

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Piu piu, a new look for Montreal music

Supplementing the cover story in our new print issue, our hip hop columnist offers more insight into the stellar sonic aesthetic that’s grown up in local clubs and home studios in recent years, with a stack of links to hear the laser-light-sound for yourself. PLUS the week in must-see shows and DJ nights.

Thursday, Sept. 20

* Read the RantLine™!
* See documentary film Kavalina v. Exxon free
* See cult film Roller Town, comedy troupe Picnicface’s disco-themed adventure
* Catch the World Provider and Peaches, Joey Bada$$ and Juicy J & more Pop Montreal madness
* Join the cardboard tube fight

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