A cacophony of cut up voices screaming for release from captivity.
Locals and their cross-border counterparts will play the small-town Vermont music and culture fest Waking Windows.
This week’s top album launches and punk, rock, metal and synth shows + reflections on the passing of two very different music legends.
* Rad Hourani vernissage
* Take Back the Night March/The F Word zine launch
* The Cinemania festival begins
* Life Lessons live talk show at the Wiggle Room
* Technical Kidman record launch
* Andy Milne plays Resonance
* Real Music party c/o Thomas Von Party & Beaver at Datcha
An informative playlist repping one band from every show happening at the five-day music fest this year.
See the party people, bands and DJs from our 3rd anniversary sizzler on the terrasse at SAT.
* Cuisine de Rue food truck meet with live music by Heat & more
* Fringe Festival 5à7 fundraiser auction at Mainline Theatre (and online)
* Studio XX double journal launch
* Montreal poet Melissa Bull book launch at Drawn & Quarterly
* Fanny Bloom, Technical Kidman & more play Divan Orange
* L.A. producer/DJ Samo Sound Boy plays Newspeak
Bands from Montreal and elsewhere in Quebec are heading north next week for the first ever winter edition of FME.
Our second batch of write-ups and pics from the local music scene festival.
* One-night-only Centipede street art show
* Metatron launches five new books at Drawn & Quarterly
* Buffalo Juggalos screens at RIDM
* 19 shows at the M for Montreal music fest — see our top 3
* Music Is My Sanctuary’s U.K. garage night at le Bleury