Category: Music

Yesterday’s, today’s and tomorrow’s artists.

Emily Haines is back, solo and with a Fatal Gift

Metric‘s Emily Haines is set to release her third solo album, with The Soft Skeletons, and her first in almost a decade. Choir of the Mind is set to be released on September 15, 2017 through Last Gang Records/eOne and…

Funk extraordinaire Fredy V launches solo album, plays Phi Centre

Any funk fan living in Montreal knows about Kalmunity Vibe Collective (we’ll discuss the fact that there’s a serious lack of the genre in this city, another time).  If you are one of them, chances are you’ve spotted one of it’s…

APigeon teams up with Beat Market for abstract Atlantis

Sometimes,  collaborations just work.  In a match made in heaven, songstress APigeon teams up with Beat Market to create something that showcases both their different yet, as it turns out, very similar vibes brilliantly.  The song, written by Annie Pigeon…

New soft rock/surf/psych band Abrdeen Releases first EP

A new Quebec City band is set to release their debut EP and maybe it’s cause it’s a pretty perfect soundtrack to a snowy saturday morning, but we’re pretty excited about it. The band, a soft rock/surf/psych quintet led by vocalist and guitarist Meggie Lennon called Abrdeen (Yes, Abrdeen…

Lisbon Lux Record celebrates 4 years with Compilation and Party

February 17th marks Lisbon Lux Records‘ 4th anniversary as one of Montreal’s most talked about labels. Celebrations will be happening at Matahari loft on that night, with Dylarama, Fonkynson, Das Mörtal, HWYS and visually, artist Carolane Bélanger will be showing off…

Qualité Réduite – Montreal bands doing it 80s style

After a successful first go at it, Qualité Réduite is ready to show us a second episode made up of tracks performed by local artists.  The project remains essentially the same: The collective creates and records live sessions all while aiming…

Timber Timbre’s dark take on America

2016 was one heck of a year, deemed awful by many.  Confusing, chaotic are just some of the words that can describe the state and turn of events that occurred in our neighboring land.  For a lot of us, it…

We are Monroe releases Midnight Cruiser

We are Monroe had a busy couple of years: the boys released their first EP – “Funeral”, back in 2015, toured all over Quebec (a couple of times even), playing with such renown bands as The Damn Truth, We are Wolves…