The best Canadian album of the year will be chosen and eight of the 10 nominated performers will play live.
The 16th edition of the Festival de musique émergente promises to be a special time in a special place.
An interview with the Montreal producer who made one of the best albums of 2016.
The critics’ pick for best Canadian album will be named, and seven shortlisted artists will perform, beginning at 8 p.m.
The renowned throat-singer speaks about her hopes for the resolution of this issue and the future of native people in Canada.
The prize for the best Canadian album of the year is being awarded tonight, with performances by 6 of its 10 nominees.
A review and photo gallery from the Polaris Prize-winning Inuit throat singer’s sold-out show at the Phi Centre this weekend.
Hosted by the homie Jay Baruchel, the Polaris gala features performances by six nominated artists, and the awarding of Best Canadian Album of 2013-2014.
* Polaris Music Prize gala streaming at cultmontreal.com
* Habs preseason launches with Canadian Tire Red vs. White Scrimmage
* Howl! Arts Collective show at Casa feat. Sam Shalabi
* Aphex Twin Syro listening party at Datcha
* World Cup final at Parc Jean Drapeau
* Polanski’s Venus in Fur at Cinéma du Parc
* Ought at Casa del Popolo
* Solids at Turbo Haus