Our Suoni picks plus a plethora of other gigs, so let’s get to it.
The local Cajun-folk-punks launch a new record this week.
The 10th anniversary edition of ShazamFest is on this weekend, presenting music, sports, food, vaudeville and carnival entertainment with a small carbon footprint.
* Another Politics Book Launch at Concordia
* Vernissage at Galerie Bernard for artist Margit Hideg
* Dramatic readings at Playwrights’ Workshop
* Piano magic at The Waverly
* Sheer Agony with openers Quaker Parents and Real Life at Brasserie Beaubien
* New rock DJ Night + video launch at TRH Bar with Kapuano Records
* Gotham Academy comic launch at Bar le Ritz PDB
* Cinema Politica screens Exposed: Beyond Burlesque
* Al Lafrance’s Fringe hit The Quitter returns to MainLine
* Canailles and les Deuxluxes play la Tulipe
* Stand-up comic Massimo at the Brass Door Pub
* Melt at Blizzarts
A report from the 12th edition of the Emerging Music Festival in Rouyn-Noranda, site of an annual explosion of fresh sounds and cross-linguistic artistic harmony.