…and more great gigs in Montreal this week.
The best bands coming to town this weekend to play the Heavy Montreal festival.
* Little Italy Pizza Week begins
* Papineau electoral riding candidates’ debate
* Cinema Politica screens climate change documentary This Changes Everything
* Experimental film & avant-garde music night at Bar le Ritz PDB
* USA Out of Vietnam, Spectral Wound and Big/Brave play Turbo Haus
* 2015 Electronic Sports World Cup finals
* Festival des Bières de Laval begins
* Alaclair Ensemble free show + Artgang vernissage
* Metz and USA out of Vietnam play the Piccolo Rialto
* Mocky plays Resonance with Kara-Lis Coverdale
* Nuits d’Afrique Sound System at la Sala Rossa
* more art events, heavy shows & dance parties
The Toronto Sub Pop noise rock band is playing at the Piccolo Rialto with USA Out of Vietnam and Night Squirts. Click for contest details.
* Cinema Politica presents Occupy the Imagination: Tales of Seduction and Reduction
* 80s horror at Cagibi’s Cult Movie Night
* Bison, USA Out of Vietnam & more at Turbo Haus
* Last call for the Fringe Festival
* The Fringe begins with My Playwright Sister
* Foonzo host a Tetris Attack tournament
* USA Out of Vietnam album launch at Sala Rossa
* Sunfields album launch at Casa del Popolo
* Rebel Rebel at the Royal Phoenix
* RYAN Playground and WYLN spin at Apt. 200
We spoke to two members of the heavy, heavy Montreal “pop” band (including Cult MTL columnist Johnson Cummins) ahead of tonight’s launch, part of the Suoni per il Popolo festival.
* Maria Hupfield at SBC Gallery
* Medeas at the PHI Centre
* Do You Truss Me? at Cinéma du Parc
* CKUT Birthday Bash at Brasserie Beaubien
* USA Out of Vietnam play Casa with thisquietarmy
* Candyass Cabaret at Café Cleopatra
…and one of them could prove to be the best show of 2014.