Author Archives: Fannie Crepin

Why a weekend at LeFestif! is so worth it

It has been a week. Exactly. To the hour. It’s been a week since we texted each other in excitement on our way to the 8th edition of LeFestif! : “OMG, J’ai trop hâte!!!” Every year, I get a call…

5 things you don’t know about Karim Ouellet

Today is a big day: the first day of Le Festif!, one of our favorite festivals to attend year after year. And to celebrate this great weekend coming up, here’s a little treat of an article about our truly beloved…

GAMIQ #11 celebrates the best of the best… with a few surprises!

The 11th annual GAMIQs took place last night to once again reward those who excel in the music industry, but fall through the cracks of the mainstream media. Galas are dreadfully lengthy and to turn it in to a party, performances…

Le Festif! – Let’s do it again and again and again!

Logbook of a weekend of music, pleasure… and excess. FRIDAY: 3:30pm – ARRIVAL IN PARADISE We arrive in foggy, rainy weather. Our little beachside motel awaits for us on the horizon, under skies striving to clear up. The sea is…

5 Things You Don’t Know About Kandle (Secrets unveiled, shhh)

The funny thing about living with an up and coming musician like Kandle, is that I know her in a complete different way than others might.  So I thought I’d share some of my favourite things about her, things that you…

OUMF : Did someone say block party?

A real block party took place this weekend on St-Denis thanks for the 5th edition of the OUMF Festival.  With artists from here and far (ok, not THAT far…New York and Toronto.) representing all genres, set amongst a multitude of other…

Ponctuation : The rawness of rock

We met the guys from Ponctuation on the edge of the forest back stage of La Grosse Lanterne festival in Béthanie a couple of weeks ago. We’ve seen the name absolutely everywhere this summer but didn’t know too much about…

La Grosse Lanterne : the perfect mix of nature and music

There is a part of me that wants to keep this gem of a festival away from others, so it can stay this quaint and free forever. In the magical land of secret paths and unexpected hidden castles (not kidding,…

Why you Need to go to Le Festif! Next Year

It’s melancholia Monday because of you Festival Le Festif! When things are so fun, in a beautiful town straight out of a movie, surrounded by great and talented artists just all hanging and partying together, you never want to leave….

It’s all about Le Festif in Baie-St-Paul This Weekend

It’s the 6th edition of the Festival Le Festif set in the beautiful and picturesque town of Baie-St-Paul, and we obviously just HAVE to be there. For these four days celebrating music, art and delicious local brewskies, we’re gearing up…