Category: Festival Guides

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…

M for Montreal 2016 Festival Guide

November is one of the most dreaded months of the year.  There’s probably one thing keeping us music aficionados from fleeing the city, and that’s the annual M for Montreal festival.  Again this year, you won’t be sorry for sticking around town:…

POP is (almost) upon us. Start planning.

All right, here we go.  5 days of music fun is fast approaching with tons of shows to check out.  Actually, “an overwhelming amount” is a more fitting term, as it gets a little hard to grasp all that is…

StartupFest Kicks-Off in Montreal This Week!

Techie aficionados, investors and entrepreneurs alike are eagerly awaiting the kick-off to the highly anticipated StartupFest in Montreal. This year’s agenda is looking to be especially dynamic with a host of speakers and guests working on some of the most…

NXNE 2016: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Well NXNE changed. Yep; this year, organizers opted for a formula minimizing bar-hoping (which we used to… nay..WE STILL love so much) replacing it with a two-stage activity center where most of the shows occurred. Right off the bat, we made…

NU_MTL Goes to NXNE 2016 – Our Guide

This year, NXNE decided to shake things up a little and ended up (seemingly) changing anything and everything we knew about the festival. We don’t like change (too exhausting).  Buuuuuuut, we’re also not one to miss a great party.  So we…

Mutek 2016: The ABSOLUTE Essentials

From June 1st to the 5th, the 17th edition of Mutek, a celebration of the crossings between contemporary electronic music and digital art, will take place in its birthplace of Montreal. Recent years have seen Mutek expand to establishing events in Mexico City…

Anachronik 2016: What you need to know

Festival season is up and running and first one to bat is Anachronik. The young fest (4th edition) is technically centered around everything vintage and rock n’ roll, but we can’t help to feel like the brand has yet to be…

Distorsion: Montreal’s new Psychedelic music festival

Created by the ‘Conspiration Psychédélic de Montreal‘, Distortion is Montreal’s new psychedelic music and arts festival and every night is produced by a different well known local organization.The festival will take place over 4 days this coming May 12-15 and…