* Outdoor screening of It’s a Wonderful Life
* The Waiting Room opening vernissage
* A Very Precinct Christmas
* Leif Vollebekk with Little Scream
* Spice World Girl Power Dance Party
We spoke to the local singer-songwriter ahead of the release and launch Twin Solitudes.
Music legends, emerging locals, late-night parties, daytime BBQs, rooftop gigs and more exciting views from POP.
* A talk at McGill about Egypt post-Arab Spring
* Studio Beluga vernissage & live music
* Résonance Reading Series poetry & live music
* The Weeknd plays the Bell Centre
* Trivia Tuesday at Blue Dog
* Leif Vollebekk and Harris Shper play l’Escogriffe
New tracks and videos by Montreal bands, producers, singers & directors.
Arcade Fire announce a date for LP4, with art depicting a famous local fire (not that one), PLUS new tracks and videos by fellow Montrealers Sean Nicholas Savage, Wake Island, Jef Barbara and Leif Vollebekk.
* The Korean Film Festival continues
* Piknic Électronik
* Cinéma du Parc screens La Dolce Vita
* Cinéma 17 screens Beyoncé vehicle Obsessed
* Closing night of the Jazz Fest
Montreal singer-songwriter Leif Vollebekk crafts a kind of dusty folk that seems lost in time and space. But as easy as he makes it sound on his long-awaited LP, North Americana, inspiration is fleeting, each song is laborious and, he says, dodging the blue halo to reach the golden shimmer is a real bitch.