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Leonard Cohen’s new Leaving The Table video

“Leaving the Table”, from Leonard Cohen’s critically acclaimed, award-winning album You Want It Darker, debuted last night in honour of Cohen’s 2017 Polaris Music Prize nomination. Created by Canadian director, Christopher Mills, it features an intricate perception of Cohen’s lyrics through nearly 1700 captivating layers of aesthetics that follow his journey and legacy. Known for […]

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Elvis, Lana, Feist, Sting & more for Leonard Cohen tribute Concert

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The family of Leonard Cohen invites fans from around the world to join them, along with renowned musicians, the Prime Minister of Canada and the Premier of Quebec in celebrating Cohen’s legacy for Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen at the Bell Centre in Montreal on November 6th 2017. Participating artists include […]

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Lady Gaga buys pizza for fans after postponing Montreal concert

Lady Gaga Pizza Montreal

Lady Gaga sent pizzas and autographs for fans waiting outside her hotel after she cancelled a gig in Montreal on Monday night (September 4). The singer pulled out of the latest stop on her Joanne World Tour due to getting sick after performing in the rain at New York’s Citi Field at the end of […]

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Decapitated & Thy Art Is Murder bring the heavy to Théâtre Corona

Polish metal extremists DECAPITATED and Australia’s premiere incendiary musical export THY ART IS MURDER are out on tour together and will stop at Montreal’s Corona Theatre on September 17th. Joining them are progressive death metal masters FALLUJAH and depressive black metal sensations GHOST BATH. “The Double Homicide Tour” will mark THY ART IS MURDER’s first […]

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Corey Taylor/Lamb Of God-endorsed Code Orange hit Montreal this weekend

When Pittsburgh metallic hardcore band Code Orange first started out 9 years ago they were called Code Orange Kids because that’s precisely what they were – kids. In 2017 they have dropped the “Kids” and are winning over fans from some of metal’s biggest names. Upon hearing the band’s latest release, Forever, Slipknot and Stone […]

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Mile Ex End Festival this Weekend

Dallas Green City and Colour Mile Ex End

You are a new festival; how do you make your mark in Montreal?  Start by bringing two headliners that constantly sell out when they play our fair city.  This weekend the Mile Ex End Music Festival will make its debut with City and Colour, Patrick Watson, Cat Power, Godspeed You!  Black Emperor & Charlotte Cardin, […]

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Interview with Nick Fargas of Osheaga about its new home!

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The first thing you notice when you exit the Metro is the massive construction.  Imagine being one of the biggest festivals in Montreal and having to completely redesign your site in a completely new location.  This is the challenge Nick Farkas and his team took on while a permanent 65,000 seat natural amphitheater is being […]

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The Franklin Electric debut new video

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Montreal-based alt-folk band The Franklin Electric has released the video for the soulful and haunting single “Burning Flame”. The video was filmed in Toronto and features an all-Canadian production team. The band released their highly anticipated sophomore album titled Blue Ceilings earlier this year via Indica Records that includes the singles “I Know The Feeling”, […]

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Chris Cornell’s new video released for World Refugee Day

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Multi-Grammy® Award-winning, Golden Globe nominee Chris Cornell‘s official music video for his song “The Promise” was released this morning by Survival Pictures. “The Promise” was Cornell’s last release prior to his passing. “Chris Cornell was not only a dear family friend for many years, but he was also a once-in-a generation talent who is missed […]

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Common Deer free show in MTL this Friday

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Toronto “orchestral pop hybrid” Common Deer will perform a free show in Montreal’s Esplanade Financière Sun Life at the Olympic Stadium this Friday evening as part of Les Premiers Vendredis. The band will perform at 7:30pm. The Beatdown and Valley will also be performing. Common Deer’s single Confessions (I Should Have Known) hit #1 on […]

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Leonard Cohen’s new Leaving The Table video

“Leaving the Table”, from Leonard Cohen’s critically acclaimed, award-winning album You Want It Darker, debuted last night in honour of […]

Elvis, Lana, Feist, Sting & more for Leonard Cohen tribute Concert

The family of Leonard Cohen invites fans from around the world to join them, along with renowned musicians, the Prime […]

Dark Tranquillity + Warbringer + Striker @ Foufs – 17th September, 2017

Enough has been written about the origins of the Gothenburg style of death metal to make it redundant to keep […]

Stray From The Path + Counterparts + Comeback Kid + Gideon @ Le National – 15th September 2017

“Racism is not welcome in this room” frontman Andrew Dijorio solemnly stated while hunched over the front of the stage. […]

Middle Kids + Holy Data @ Petit Campus – 13th September 2017

Petit Campus is already pretty busy by the time Holy Data take to the stage. Fairly recently formed from the […]

Apocalyptica @ Theatre St Denis – 13th September 2017

Somewhere between Creeping Death and Fade to Black, I started getting curious as to why my neck was hurting. There […]