Wednesday, Feb. 20

* Cosmovision Records launch
* Ellen Cantor’s Pinochet Porn at CCA
* Festival de la bête noire
* Radio Elvis at MTELUS
* Victory Chimes at l’Escogriffe

Canada’s nerdiest music prize hits Montreal

Ahead of today’s unveiling of the Polaris Music Prize long list at the PHI Centre, we chatted with the award’s founder, Steve Jordan, about staying stable in a constantly changing music biz, as well as Feist’s controversial win last year.

Film Pop Round-Up: Thursday, Sept. 20

A local doc sheds light on Montreal’s celebrated music scene, and a legendary Toronto queer/feminist punk band is profiled in our round-up of tonight’s picks from Pop Montreal’s cinematic cousin.